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Steven K. Brown

(208) 523-4445


Steve is a partner who began his practice in 1985. He enjoys an AV rating from Martindale-Hubbell and has extensive experience litigation a broad range of complex claims in state and federal court on behalf of both plaintiffs and defendants.

Steve was born in Boise, Idaho and grew up in Idaho Falls. He received a B.S. Degree from the University of Idaho College of Forestry and his law degree from the University of Idaho College of Law in 1985, with honors.

Steve is married to Virginia Ann Gale of Moscow, Idaho and they have two children, Nathan and Jessica. He is a former long-time river guide on Middle Fork of the Salmon River in the heart of central Idaho’s wilderness, and loves the Idaho outdoors, fly-fishing, hunting, camping and river rafting. He is also involved in the perpetual renovation of the old house he and Ginny own together.

Practice Areas

  • Breach of Contract
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Personal Injury
  • Wrongful Death
  • Property Damage
  • Products Liability
  • Malpractice
  • Insurance Coverage and Bad Faith
  • Trade Secrets
  • Crop Damage
  • Construction
  • Employment
  • Discrimination
  • Estate and Probate
  • Civil Rights
  • Criminal Defense


  • B.S. from University of Idaho (Forestry)
  • J.D. from University of Idaho, with Honors


  • State Bar of Idaho
  • 9th Circuit Court of Appeals
  • United States District Court for Idaho

Professional, Civic and Community Activities

  • Idaho State Bar Association
  • Seventh Judicial District Bar Association
  • Eagle Rock Inns of Court
  • Former President and current Member of the Idaho Legal Aid Board of Directors

Ratings and Recognitions

  • AV Rating from Martindale-Hubbell


In Memoriam

C. Timothy Hopkins (1936-2021)
Seward H. French (1941-1984)
Ted C. Springer (1943-1984)
Willis B. Benjamin (1939-1999)
D. Frederick Hoopes (1940-2016)
John D. Hansen (1933-2017)
William C. Roden (1929-2019)