My Practice | Civil Litigation, Personal Injury and Criminal Defense
The law presents many challenges for individuals and businesses in Idaho. Whether you have been charged with DUI or you are seeking to protect the rights of your business, it is crucial to have the assistance of an attorney you can trust to achieve the best possible outcome in your case.
I am James Bendell, and I bring more than 35 years of experience to my practice in Coeur d'Alene, Idaho. I have extensive experience as a prosecutor, defense attorney, judge pro tem and court commissioner and have more than three decades of trial experience in the areas of civil litigation, personal injury and criminal defense.
Kootenai County Car Accident Lawyer
I seek justice and compensation for people who were injured due to the negligence of others. I handle a broad range of personal injury claims, including those involving motor vehicle accidents, nursing home neglect, wrongful death and government liability. I take a meticulous approach to these cases as I pursue all available compensation for the damages my clients have suffered.
For more than 16 years, my practice consisted of representing insurance companies in personal injury litigation. As a result, I know how insurance adjusters and insurance attorneys think and evaluate cases.
As your Coeur d'Alene civil and business litigation attorney, I can assist you with all of your civil litigation needs, including cases focusing on business litigation, construction and building defect disputes, real estate litigation, breach of contract and eminent domain disputes.
See my civil litigation page to learn more about this area of my practice.
I defend individuals who have been accused of or charged with drunk driving, child abuse, vehicular homicide, violent crimes, domestic violence and property crimes. For more information on my background and practice in this area, see my criminal defense page.
A Skilled Litigator for Your Legal Needs
To discuss your circumstances and legal options in a free consultation with an experienced lawyer, contact me online or by calling 208-228-0191.