Powers Farley provides personal, responsive, and high-quality legal services to clients in Idaho and the Pacific Northwest.

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Donald J. Farley


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Rated By Super Lawyers | Donald J. Farley | 15 Years
Rated By Super Lawyers | Top 100 | Mountain States | SuperLawyers.com



  • University of Idaho College of Law, Moscow, Idaho
    • J.D. - 1973
  • University of Idaho
    • B.A., Bachelor of Arts - 1970
    • Major: Economics

Past Positions

  • Honorable J. Blaine Anderson, District Judge, United States District Court, District of Idaho, Law Clerk

Professional Associations

  • American Bar Association, Member
  • Idaho State Bar Association, Member
  • Idaho Association of Defense Counsel, Member
  • International Association of Defense Counsel, Member
  • Defense Research Institute, Member

Practice Areas

  • Aviation
  • Premises Liability
  • Truck and Auto Collisions
  • Machine and Equipment Failure
  • Pneumatic Nailer Cases
  • Fire and Property Damage Cases
  • Intellectual Property Disputes
  • Employment Cases
  • Commercial and Business Disputes and Contract Claims
  • Insurance Coverage

Bar Admissions

  • Idaho, 1973
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1978
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 9th Circuit


  • Fellow, American College of Trial Lawyers
  • Lawyer of the Year in Product Liability Litigation, Best Lawyer