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Membership Count & Statuses

Active

A member of the Bar who is licensed to practice law in Idaho, who is in compliance with the Active licensing requirements under IBCR 302 and whose right to practice law is not currently limited under IBCR Section V by order of the Supreme Court.

Canceled

Status of an attorney whose license has been canceled by the Idaho Supreme Court based on noncompliance with licensing requirements.

Emeritus

A member of the Bar who has been granted a limited license to practice law in Idaho under IBCR 228.

House Counsel

A member of the Bar who has been granted a limited license to practice law in Idaho under IBCR 225.

Inactive

A member of the Bar who is not licensed to practice in Idaho and has met the Inactive licensing requirements under IBCR 302.

Judicial

All magistrates, district court judges, and appellate court judges of the State of Idaho and all judges of the U.S. District Court of Idaho.

Military Spouse Provisional License

A member of the Bar who has been granted a limited license to practice law in Idaho under IBCR 229.

Resigned

Status of an attorney who voluntarily resigns his or her license or whose license is deemed resigned under Rule 305.

Senior

A member of the Bar aged sixty-five (65) years or older who is not licensed to practice law in Idaho and has been granted Senior status under Rule 302(d).

Disability Inactive

A person who has been placed on inactive status due to incompetency or disability.

Disbarred

A person whose membership in the Idaho State Bar has been revoked.

Disqualified

A person who has been disqualified from the practice of law in Idaho.

Interim Suspension

A person whose license to practice law in Idaho has been denied pending the outcome of disciplinary charges.

Resigned in Lieu of Discipline

A person who has resigned his or her membership in the Idaho State Bar rather than face disciplinary charges.

Suspended

A person whose license to practice law in Idaho has been denied for a specified period of time.

Membership Count as of 1/7/22

Totals by Membership Status
StatusNumber of Attorneys
Active5,420
Emeritus11
House Counsel25
Inactive741
Judicial244
Senior565
Total Membership7,006
District 1

Benewah, Bonner, Boundary, Kootenai, and Shoshone Counties

StatusNumber of Attorneys
Active430
Emeritus0
House Counsel0
Inactive21
Judicial29
Senior47
Total for District 1527
District 2

Clearwater, Idaho, Latah, Lewis, and Nez Perce Counties

StatusNumber of Attorneys
Active212
Emeritus0
House Counsel1
Inactive6
Judicial16
Senior12
Total for District 2247
District 3

Adams, Canyon, Gem, Owyhee, Payette, and Washington Counties

StatusNumber of Attorneys
Active270
Emeritus3
House Counsel0
Inactive
Judicial37
Senior24
Total for District 3341
District 4

Ada, Boise, Elmore, and Valley Counties

StatusNumber of Attorneys
Active2,223
Emeritus5
House Counsel21
Inactive90
Judicial79
Senior195
Total for District 42,613
District 5

Blaine, Camas, Cassia, Gooding, Jerome, Lincoln, Minidoka, and Twin Falls Counties

StatusNumber of Attorneys
Active285
Emeritus0
House Counsel0
Inactive12
Judicial27
Senior36
Total for District 5360
District 6

Bannock, Bear Lake, Caribou, Franklin, Oneida, and Power Counties

StatusNumber of Attorneys
Active197
Emeritus1
House Counsel1
Inactive3
Judicial24
Senior10
Total for District 6236
District 7

Bingham, Bonneville, Butte, Clark, Custer, Fremont, Jefferson, Lemhi, Madison, and Teton Counties

StatusNumber of Attorneys
Active404
Emeritus2
House Counsel1
Inactive13
Judicial32
Senior34
Total for District 7486
District 0 – Out of State

Members who do not have an Idaho residence or an Idaho office for the practice of law

StatusNumber of Attorneys
Active1,399
Emeritus0
House Counsel1
Inactive589
Judicial0
Senior207
Total for District 02,196

Questions concerning Membership Count or Status descriptions should be directed to the Licensing Department at (208) 334-4500. View the Idaho Bar Commission Rules (IBCR) for clarification.

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