Criminal Defense and Civil Litigation Attorney in Coeur d'Alene ID

Civil Litigation

In my civil litigation practice, I help people who have legal difficulties in non-criminal matters. The best way to resolve a case without a lawsuit is to carefully gather and prepare evidence as if a lawsuit is inevitable. When representing you I will work to build a strong case designed to enable you to resolve your difficulties without litigation and, to take your case to trial if negotiations break down. Learn more about Civil Litigation

Criminal Defense

If you have been arrested on a criminal charge, you should obtain a lawyer as soon as possible. Your freedom and your future are at risk.
I am James Bendell, a former prosecutor, court commissioner and judge pro tem. I now defend people accused of crimes in northern Idaho. Learn more about Criminal Defense

Business Litigation

Many commercial disputes are resolved by the parties themselves. In some cases however, the disagreement is so broad in scope, or so vital to the interests of the parties, that court action is necessary.
If your business dispute may end up in court, it is wise to seek the counsel of an attorney with extensive trial experience. Learn more about Business Litigation

Real Estate Litigation

Given the complexity of real estate transactions, real estate ownership and the laws that govern them, it is not surprising that disagreements and disputes are common.
James Bendell is an attorney with three decades of trial experience who assists property owners and helps them resolve their real estate disputes quickly, effectively and to their best possible advantage. Learn more about Real Estate Litigation