Entries by Carla Behrens

White Peterson Adds New Associate Lourdes Matsumoto

White Peterson is pleased to announce the addition of new associate Lourdes Matsumoto. Lourdes graduated from the University of Idaho College of Law in December 2015 and passed the Idaho Bar Exam in May of 2016. Lourdes previously worked for the Idaho State Controller’s office as Deputy Legal Counsel. Lourdes earned her B.A. from the […]

Bill Nichols Appointed to the Association of Idaho Cities Committee

White Peterson Managing Director, Bill Nichols, has been appointed to the Legal Technical Analysis Team of the Association of Idaho Cities Legislative Committee for the 2016-2017 year. In addition to assisting the deliberations of the Association of Idaho Cities Legislative Committee, he will play an important role in reviewing and analyzing bills during the 2017 […]

Phil Peterson Participated in the 2016 Estate Planning Conference

On September 30 and October 1, 2016, Phil Peterson, a firm estate planning attorney, participated in the Idaho State Bar’s 2016 Estate Planning Conference presented in Boise, Idaho, by the Bar’s Taxation, Probate & Trust Law Section, of which he is a member.  Topics covered at the seminar included: Safeguarding the Estate Plan to Anticipate […]

Phil Peterson Attended Estate Planning CLE Seminar in Boise

On Wednesday, September 28, 2016, firm estate planning attorney Phil Peterson attended a continuing legal education estate planning seminar in Boise entitled “Retrospective Testamentary Capacity: An Approach to Assessment.”   The speaker was Camille LaCroix, M.D., FAPA, a forensic psychiatrist with Forensic Psychiatry Services of Idaho, PLLC., who discussed approaches to post-death assessment of a testator’s/testatrix’s […]

White Peterson Welcomes Three New Shareholders

White Peterson is pleased to announce that effective May 1st, Brian T. O’Bannon, William L. Punkoney and Jay J. Kiiha became shareholders in the firm. O’Bannon has practiced law at White Peterson for seven years, Punkoney has practiced law at the firm for over five years and Kiiha joined the firm May 1st. Mr. O’Bannon […]