Brian E. Elkins
Firm: Brian E. Elkins
Address: 120 East Avenue North
Ketchum, ID 83340
Membership: Idaho State Bar; Idaho Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (Member, Board of Directors, 1998-2004, 2011; Co-Chair, DUI Committee); National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers; National College of DUI Defense (State Delegate).
University: University of Idaho, B.S., 1979, University of Idaho College of Law, J.D., 1983
Admitted: 1983, Idaho and US District Court, District of Idaho; 1994, U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit and U.S. Supreme Court
Biography: Sole practitioner in Blaine County (Ketchum, Sun Valley and Hailey), Idaho since 1985. Law Clerk to the Honorable Douglas D. Kramer, Idaho District Court, 1983-1985. Author: "Idaho's Repeal of The Insanity Defense: What Are We Trying to Prove?" 31 Idaho L.Rev. 151. Lecturer: Ethics in the Criminal World, IACDL 2011 Winter Seminar; Recent Developments in DUI Defense, IACDL 2010 Fall Seminar; Strategies in Defending DUI Cases in Idaho, 2008; Idaho's Expungement Statute, IACDL 2009 Winter Seminar. Deputy Prosecuting Attorney, Blaine County, Idaho, 1985. Public Defender, Blaine County, Idaho, 1986-1990. (Certified as Criminal Trial Specialist by the Idaho Trial Lawyers Association)