James K. Ball, Jr.

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  • Member at Manweiler, Breen, Ball & Davis, PLLC (6 Attorneys)
  • 355 W. Myrtle Street, Suite 100, P.O. Box 937, Boise, ID 83701-0937
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  • James K. Ball is a member with Manweiler, Breen, Ball & Davis. His practice is devoted largely to criminal defense, appeals, family law, personal injury and wills.
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Attorney Awards


Member, Manweiler, Breen, Ball & Davis, PLLC (2002 – present);
Private practice, James K. Ball, P.A. (2000 – 2002);
Deputy Ada County Prosecuting Attorney (1996 – 2000); and
Lobbyist, Idaho Prosecuting Attorney’s Association (1998 – 2000).

Tried over 50 cases to verdict; argued nine cases to the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit; argued two cases in the Idaho Supreme Court; and argued four cases to the Idaho Court of Appeals. Nationally Ranked in Idaho's Top Ten Attorney Award.

Areas of Practice (66)

  • Criminal Law
  • Juvenile Law
  • Personal Injury
  • Wills
  • Family Law
  • Assault and Battery
  • Bribery
  • Burglary
  • Criminal Appeals
  • Criminal Conspiracy
  • Criminal Defense
  • Criminal Fraud
  • Drivers License Suspension
  • Driving While Intoxicated
  • Expungements
  • Extortion
  • Extradition
  • Federal Criminal Law
  • Felonies
  • Forgery
  • Grand Jury Practice
  • Hit and Run
  • Juvenile Criminal Law
  • Juvenile Delinquency
  • Mail Fraud
  • Malicious Prosecution
  • Manslaughter
  • Misdemeanors
  • Money Laundering
  • Search and Seizure
  • Sex Crimes
  • Sexual Assault
  • Shoplifting
  • Stalking
  • Theft
  • Traffic Violations
  • Vehicular Homicide
  • Weapons Charges
  • Wire Fraud
  • Wiretapping
  • Alcoholic Beverage Law
  • Liquor Liability
  • Alcoholic Beverage Control
  • Liquor Licensing
  • Accidents
  • Automobile Accidents
  • Automobile Negligence
  • Boating Accidents
  • Bodily Injury
  • Brain Injury
  • Bus Accidents
  • Catastrophic Injury
  • Commercial Vehicle Liability
  • Head Injury
  • Motor Vehicle Accidents
  • Motorcycle Accidents
  • White Collar Crime
  • Embezzlement
  • White Collar Criminal Defense
  • White Collar Fraud
  • Appellate Practice
  • Drugs and Narcotics
  • Controlled Substances Law
  • Drug Crimes
  • Drug Trafficking

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
208-629-3739  Phone
208-424-9100  Phone
208-424-3100  Fax
Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 937, Boise, ID 83701-0937
University Attended:
Boise State University, B.S., 1993
Law School Attended:
University of Idaho, J.D., 1996
Year of First Admission:
2003, U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit; U.S. District Court, District of Idaho; 1997, Idaho; 2006, U.S. Supreme Court
United States Supreme Court; United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit; United States District Court, District of Idaho; Idaho State Bar; Idaho State Bar IOLTA Committee; Barrister, American Inns of Court, No. 130; Fourth District Bar Association; Federal Bar Association, Idaho Chapter; Idaho Volunteer Lawyers; Idaho Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers; Idaho Trial Lawyers Association; and Ada County Court Domestic Violence Committee.
Reported Cases:
U.S. v. Loveland, 825 F.3d 555 (9th Cir 2016); U.S. v. Kilby, 443 F.3d 1135 (9th Cir. 2006); U.S. v. Molesworth, No. 05-30630, W.240576 (9th Cir. 2006); State v. Robinson, 143 Idaho 306, 142 P.3d 729 (2006); State v. Lamay, 140 Idaho 835, 103 P.3d 448 (Idaho 2004); Reyes v. Craven, 111 Fed. App., 46 2d (9th Cir. 2004).
Hobbies & interests:
Backpacking, snowboarding, waterskiing, rafting and golf.
Payment Information:
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Accepts Visa and MasterCard
  • Fixed Hourly Rates
  • Fixed Fees Available

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