Recent Awards & Recognition

Spink Butler Lawyers Before the Idaho Supreme Court

Spink Butler has enjoyed success before the Idaho Supreme Court, prevailing in the following cases:
DAFCO LLC v. Stewart Title Guaranty Company, 156 Idaho 749, 331 P.3d 491 (2014)
917 Lusk, LLC v. City of Boise and Royal Boulevard Associates, LP, 2015 Opinion No. 16 (Feb. 10, 2015)
Neighbors for the Preservation of the Big and Little Creek Community vs. Board of County Comm’rs of Payette County, 2015 Opinion No. 93 (Sept. 25, 2015)

Spink Butler Lawyers Have Been Named “Lawyer of the Year” by Best Lawyers on Multiple Occasions, Including:

  • Michael T. Spink: Best Lawyers’ 2013, 2015, 2016, 2017 Boise Litigation Real Estate Lawyer of the Year
  • JoAnn C. Butler: Best Lawyers’ 2011, 2014 Boise Land Use & Zoning Lawyer of the Year
  • JoAnn C. Butler: Best Lawyers’ 2012 Boise Real Estate Lawyer of the Year

Spink Butler Lawyers and the Firm are Ranked in Various Other Publications, Including:

  • Listed in Chambers USA 2018 as a “Leading Individual” under Real Estate and Land Use
  • JoAnn C. Butler: Super Lawyers Business Edition for the practice of Construction and Real Estate Law, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015
  • JoAnn C. Butler: Mountain States Super Lawyers Edition for the practice of Land Use and Zoning, 2007-2015
  • Michael T. Spink: Super Lawyers Business Edition and Mountain States Super Lawyers Edition for the practice of Business Litigation and Alternative Dispute Resolution, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015
  • Hethe Clark: Super Lawyers “Rising Star” for the Practice of Real Estate 2014, 2015 and AV Rated by Martindale Hubbell

Hethe Clark Named to Board of Directors of Idaho Smart Growth, Selected for 2012-2014 Class of Boise Metro Chamber of Commerce Leadership Boise Program.

Partners featured in Super Lawyers Business Edition

Selection for Super Lawyers is based on an extensive process of nomination and evaluation centered on 12 indicators of peer-recognition and professional achievement, as well as independent internal research before final results are announced. Only 5 percent of attorneys in the states of Idaho, Nevada, Utah, Montana and Wyoming are selected for inclusion in the list. In addition to the honor of being recognized for the eighth consecutive year, Ms. Butler was also selected as one of the top 40 female attorneys in the five-state region by the publication.

Partners Featured as Best Lawyers

Inclusion in Best Lawyers is based on a thorough and rigorous peer-review survey by America’s leading attorneys. The index has been described in The American Lawyer as “the most respected list of attorneys in practice.”

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251 E. Front Street, Suite 200
Boise, Idaho 83702

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Boise, Idaho 83701

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