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Portia L. Rauer


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  • University of Idaho College of Law, Moscow, Idaho
    • J.D. – 2005
    • Honors: Vice-President, Women’s Law Caucus
    • Honors: Winner, Idaho State Bar Water Law Writing Competition
    • Law Review: Idaho Law Review, Editor-in-Chief
  • University of Idaho
    • Bachelor of General Studies – 2003
    • Honors: summa cum laude

Published Works

  • Portia Jenkins & John J. Burke, The Battle Continues… The New FDA Pre-emption Preamble, FOR THE DEFENSE, July 2007, at 40-46

Professional Associations

  • American Bar Association, Member
  • Idaho Bar Association, Member
  • Washington Bar Association, Member
  • Idaho Women Lawyers, Member
  • Defense Research Institute, Member
  • Idaho Association of Defense Counsel, Member
  • Boise Adjusters Association, Member

Practice Areas

  • Complex Civil Litigation
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Professional Licensing and Privileging Matters

Bar Admissions

  • Idaho
  • Washington
  • U.S. District Court District of Idaho
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Washington
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 9th Circuit
  • Alaska