Mike Band


Office: (208) 342-3658
Direct: (208) 472-4556
Fax: (208) 386-9428

National Legal Ability Rating: “AV” ®
Mike Band has received the highest possible Legal Ability Rating of “A” for Very High to Preeminent with the highest possible Ethical Standards Rating of “V” for Very High.*


Mr. Band has a broad practice with an emphasis on civil litigation of all sorts, contracts, and intellectual property.  Mike’s education and experience provide him with a particularly well-rounded perspective on the contours of the legal landscape. Prior to joining the firm, Mike gained experience serving as an intern with the United States Marshals Service, an extern with Idaho Legal Aid Services of Boise, and as an extern law clerk for Chief Judge for the U. S. District Court for District of Idaho, the Honorable B. Lynn Winmill.

Mike’s practice areas include – but are not limited to – the following:

  • General Practice
  • Civil Litigation
  • Business Law
  • Contracts (Drafting and Disputes)
  • Securities
  • Property Law
  • Real Estate
  • Trademarks and Intellectual Property
  • Wills, Trusts, and Probate
  • Guardianships & Conservatorships
  • Family Law
  • Landlord/Tenant Law, including Commercial Leasing
  • Construction Disputes
  • Property Tax Appeals
  • Employment Law
  • Matters arising from COVID-19 crisis, such as:
    • Force majeure disputes
    • Business interruption and other insurance claims
    • Employment issues (e.g., sick and medical leave, FMLA)
    • Exposure-related negligence claims
    • Etc.


  • University of Idaho, B.S. 2007 Crime & Justice Studies
  • University of Idaho College of Law, J.D. 2010

Admissions & Affiliations

  • Idaho State Bar
  • United States District and Bankruptcy Court, District of Idaho
  • U.S. Court of Appeals Ninth Circuit
  • Idaho State Bar Association
  • American Bar Association

Samples of Mr. Band’s Reported Idaho Supreme Court Cases