AV-rated Moscow, ID Attorney

John W. Walker
(Since 1973-50 years)
Golden Anniversary

Alyssa Schaffer, Paralegal

Michael J. Pattinson
(Since 1998-25 years)Silver Anniversary


The law firm of Walker & Pattinson is celebrating 75 years of combined legal services. Thank you to our friends and clients for entrusting us to represent you, it has been an honor and privilege. Our law firm looks forward to offering excellent legal services to you in the future.
Founded in 1954 under the original name of Felton & Bielenberg, Walker & Pattinson has continued its strong tradition of providing clients throughout Northern Idaho with professional, reliable legal services. With 75 years of combined experience, attorneys John W. Walker and Michael J. Pattinson have the broad knowledge, expertise and skill to proactively resolve your case and legal issues. Zealous representation of our clients has earned the law firm an excellent reputation. ________________________________________________________________________
John is also well known among his peers for his professionalism and ethics, and he is AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell®, the highest recognition possible in the legal industry.

We believe that all clients, no matter what their native language, should be able to understand the charges against them and their legal options. Michael is able to communicate with our Spanish-speaking clients both orally and in writing.

Reported appellate cases
Over the years, Walker & Pattinson has been involved in several notable cases, including the following reported appeals:

  • United States v. Antelope, 430 US 641, 51 L.Ed.2d 701, 97 S.Ct. 1395 (1977)
  • State v. Trottier, 155 Idaho 17, 304 P.3d 292 (Ct.App.2013)
  • State v. Deccio, 136 Idaho 442, 34 P.3d 1125 (Ct.App.2001)
  • Butters v. Hauser, 125 Idaho 79, 867 P.2d 953 (1993)
  • Appeal of Evangelical Luth. G. Sam Soc., 119 Idaho 126, 804 P.2d 299 (1990)
  • Thompson v. St. Paul Fire & Marine Ins. Co., 108 Idaho 802, 702 P.2d 840 (1985)
  • Wheeler v. McIntyre, 100 Idaho 286, 596 P.2d 798 (1979)
  • Hunt Bros. Const. Inc. v. Wolcott, 99 Idaho 241, 580 P.2d 418 (1978)
  • Sangster v. Spangler, 97 Idaho 186, 541 P.2d 610 (1975)
  • Estes v. City of Moscow, 96 Idaho 922, 539 P.2d 275 (1975)

Contact a reliable, high quality attorney from Idaho’s Walker & Pattinson today
Call Walker & Pattinson at 208-882-4536 or contact us online to schedule your confidential initial consultation. We speak Spanish.

Walker & Pattinson serves clients throughout Northern Idaho.