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Personal Injury Attorney
John J. Janis

Attorney John J. JanisPersonal injury attorney John J. Janis has been with our Boise, ID, firm since 1990. John was born in New York City and raised in the New York/New Jersey area before moving out west.

He graduated with honors from the University of Idaho Law School in 1986. He was Executive Editor of the Idaho Law Review in 1985-86.

John’s practice focuses on personal injury, medical malpractice, and commercial litigation.  He has worked on a number of high profile, large and complex cases throughout the years, helping generate some impressive results.  Examples include a $7.55 million medical malpractice verdict, a $6.15 million wrongful death jury verdict, a $2.6 million verdict on a federal tort claim, a $2.2 million verdict against the U.S. government, a $2.1 million jury verdict in a medical malpractice case, a $1.8 million recovery in a medical malpractice case, and a $900,000 verdict against a developmental center.

John has also been a frequent lecturer at legal seminars, speaking on topics relating to civil trial practice.  He has been invited to serve on the committee to revise the Idaho Jury Instructions, the Idaho Rules of Evidence, as well as the Civil Rules of Procedure.  He is a member and past President of the Idaho Trial Lawyers Association, and is admitted to practice before the state courts, the federal district court, and the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals.  John has also had substantial appellate experience, and been involved in a significant number of reported appellate decisions

John also loves to stay active with exercise and sports.  He is a martial arts enthusiast and is proud to have earned a black belt in American Kenpo karate.

University of Idaho (1986)

American Association for Justice, Idaho Trial Lawyers Association, National Association for Distinguished Neutrals

Practice Areas:
Personal Injury, Professional Liability, Civil Trial Practice

Phone: (208) 343-7510
Fax: (208) 342-2927
537 West Bannock, P.O. Box 2582, Boise, ID 83701

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Thank you for all that you’ve done for our family. You have been a blessing to us. Don’t know what we would do without you.

S.H. & A.O.


Boise Office

537 W Bannock St
Ste 200
Boise, ID 83702

Open Today 8:00am - 5:30pm


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