April M. Linscott

 

April graduated from the University of Idaho with a bachelor’s degree in Accounting.    After receiving her bachelor’s agree she worked for a national retailer beginning with attending an in-house executive MBA program and then proceeding into a broad spectrum of positions including, management, human resource management and trainer focused on the development of front-line and mid-level managers’ best practices to minimize risk of legal exposure.   April left the fast paced retail environment to pursue a career in the legal field. April entered law school at Gonzaga University School of Law, obtaining her law degree.

Currently, April is one of four partners at Owens, McCrea and Linscott, where she practices general civil litigation focusing on litigation in employment law, real estate, business disputes and probate.  April is also a trained mediator.  She has assisted her client’s achieve results whether through alternative dispute resolution, litigation or appeal.

Areas of Practice

Civil Litigation & Appeals

Employment

Civil Rights Violations

Real Estate

Probate

Complex Business Transactions

Equine Law

Mediation

Education

Gonzaga University School of Law, Spokane, Washington, J.D

University of Idaho College of Business, Moscow, Idaho B.S., Accounting

Admissions & Memberships

Idaho State Bar Association

Idaho Supreme Court

United States District Court, District of Idaho

United States Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit

U.S. Supreme Court

Kootenai County Bar Association

PROFESSIONAL / Civic Activities

North Idaho Violence Prevention Center, Board Member

Friends of Head Start, President

Lawyer Representative - US District & Bankruptcy Court for the District of Idaho, 2016 - Present

Post Falls Chamber of Commerce, Advisory Member

Panhandle Backcountry Horsemen of Idaho, Member and Past President