Stephen L. Pruss

Stephen L. Pruss (Boise, Idaho)

Stephen L. Pruss

Attorney in Boise, ID
Certified Public Accountant, Idaho, 1983; Southwest Idaho Estate Planning Council (Secretary, Past President. American College of Trust and Estate Counsel.
206-652-5562
Client Rating N/A
Peer Rating 4.9 of 5
Practice Area
  • Estate Planning
  • Probate
  • Conservatorship
  • Charitable Giving
  • Charitable Trusts and Foundations
  • Closely Held Business Law
  • Business Transfers
Total time spent on pro bono work: 10%

Peer Reviews (12)

Peer Reviews (12)
AV Rated
4.9/5.0
Peer Rating
 
High Ethical Standard
Trusts and Estates, Estate Planning, Tax Planning, Business Law, Conservatorship, Wills and Probate and Probate Litigation
Areas of Practice
Legal Knowledge
Legal Knowledge
5.0/5
Analytical Capabilities
Analytical Capabilities
4.9/5
Judgment
Judgment
4.9/5
Communication Ability
Communication Ability
4.8/5
Legal Experience
Legal Experience
4.9/5
Peer Reviews (12)
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Other Legal Professional on 08/29/12
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Of Counsel on 08/13/12
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Steve is a truly excellent attorney and person. His technical ability and ethical standards are the very highest.
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Sole Practitioner on 07/30/12
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
I have know Steve for over 25 years. He is an expert in the field of estate planning and related issues, such as taxes, probate, trust administration. He is generous with his time and knowledge and has helped me any time with complex issues. He is one of the best attorneys I know. He is always courteous and communicates in plain english.
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Sole Practitioner on 07/30/12
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Managing Partner on 07/30/12
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Steve is an excellent estate planning and tax attorney and should have an "A" rating. TRW
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Managing Partner on 07/30/12
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Steve is an excellent estate planning and tax attorney and should have an "A" rating. TRW
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Other Legal Professional on 07/30/12
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Steve Pruss is an excellent attorney in every respect.
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Other Legal Professional on 07/30/12
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Steve Pruss is an excellent attorney in every respect.
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Other Legal Professional on 07/30/12
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Steve Pruss is an excellent attorney in every respect.
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Other Legal Professional on 07/30/12
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Steve Pruss is an outstanding attorney in every respect.
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
4.8/5.0 Posted by a Of Counsel on 07/30/12
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
4/5
Legal Experience
5/5
4.2/5.0 Posted by a Unknown on 08/09/12
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
4/5
Judgment
4/5
Communication Ability
4/5
Legal Experience
4/5
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Experience & Credentials

Firm Details
Position
Partner
Admission Details
Admitted in 1985, Idaho and U.S. District Court, District of Idaho
1986, U.S. Tax Court
1988, U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit
2002, Washington
Additional Payment Information
Fixed Fees Available
Law School Attended
University of Idaho College of Law
Class of 1985
J.D.
University Attended
Wenatchee Valley College
Class of 1977
A.A.S.

Northwest Nazarene College
Class of 1979
B.A.
Accounting and Business Administration, summa cum laude

University of Washington
Birth Information
Born in 1957
Wenatchee, Washington, May 31, 1957
Associations & Memberships
Idaho State Bar (Member and Past Chairman, Taxation, Probate and Trust Law Section, 1998); Washington State (Member, Real Property, Probate & Trust Section) and American Bar Association (Member, Real Property, Probate and Trust Law Section); Southwest Idaho Estate Planning Council; Washington Planned Giving Council.
Bar Fellowship
American College of Trust and Estate Council.
Hobbies & Interests
Church, music, golf, sports in general

Community Contributions

Community Contributions
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Contact Information

Contact Information
Firm Address
Ahrens DeAngeli Law Group LLP
250 S. 5th Street, Suite 660,
Boise, ID 83702
U.S.A.
Phone
206-652-5562
Fax
206-223-2230
Office Information
Office Information
Stephen L. Pruss
Partner
Ahrens DeAngeli Law Group LLP
250 S. 5th Street, Suite 660,
Boise, ID 83702

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