Our Firm

Nestled amongst the trees along the banks of the Boise River sits Evans Keane – an experienced Idaho law firm that since 1984 has been committed to providing our clients with statewide representation. We represent clients ranging in size from publicly held corporations to sole proprietorships, not-for-profit entities, government entities and individuals. You will find us very approachable, competent and confident in our common sense approach.


We provide our clients with skilled, timely, cost-efficient legal work. Our partners and associates possess diverse legal expertise, which allows us to give individual attention to each client, from multinational corporations to individuals. We view ourselves as an integral part of our clients’ teams — preventing as well as solving problems. Our use of legal assistants and our commitment to the use of alternative dispute resolution in appropriate situations underline our goal of providing timely and cost-efficient service.

Legal Experience

Evans Keane has a business, general litigation, bankruptcy, wills/trusts/estates/probate, water rights, real property, and land-use practice. Our business practice includes mergers and acquisitions, corporate law, entity selection and formation, entity governance, and business contracts. Our real property practice includes sales, purchases, exchanges, real estate finance, access, easements, and all types of litigation to protect property rights. In conjunction with our real estate practice, our water law practice includes obtaining, protecting and transferring water rights, both in the courts and at the Idaho Department of Water Resources. Our litigation practice emphasizes product liability defense, bankruptcy, business disputes and employment litigation. Our land use practice features the representation of owners and developers of real property throughout the entitlement process. Our wills/trusts/estates/probate practice includes all facets of estate planning, probate proceedings, probate avoidance, gift/estate taxation, and wealth preservation and transfer.