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Lynnette Davis




Lynnette Davis has been an attorney with Hawley Troxell since 1999. Ms. Davis is a partner in the firm’s Construction and Litigation practice groups. She has extensive experience in all phases of arbitration and civil litigation (state and federal courts) involving, without limitation, commercial disputes, construction, employment, real estate and real property.

Her practice also involves construction-related litigation, arbitration, and mediation. She provides counsel to and represents project owners, contractors, subcontractors, and design professionals in large, complex construction projects. Ms. Davis advises clients at all stages of the construction process, from the initial stages through the evaluation, prosecution, or defense of contractor claims to mediation, arbitration, or litigation after the project. She also has extensive experience with mechanics’ liens or other encumbrances. Additionally, Ms. Davis chairs the firm’s recruiting committee.


Idaho Law Foundation, Board of Directors, since 2020

Section of Litigation and Forum on the Construction Industry (Construction Litigation)Idaho Association of General Contractors, since 2015

Idaho Women Lawyers, Member, since 2001

Phi Delta Phi, International Legal Honors Fraternity

U.S. District Court Advisory Committee on Local Rules, Member, 2013–2021

Discovery Center of Idaho, Inc., Board of Directors/Secretary, 2000–2011, Advisory Board, 2011–2014

Make-A-Wish of Idaho, Volunteer Wish Grantor, 1999–2008

Idaho Volunteer Lawyers Program, Pro Bono Attorney

Idaho Law Foundation, Board of Directors, since 2020


Law School:

Gonzaga University School of Law, J.D., 1995


University of Washington, B.A., 1990




Best Lawyers in America, Litigation- Labor & Employment, 2021

Idaho State Bar, Denise O’Donnell Day Pro Bono Award, 2017

Idaho State Bar, Idaho Academy of Leadership for Lawyers, 2013–2014

Idaho Business Review, Women of the Year award recipient, 2012

Women’s & Children’s Alliance, Tribute to Women & Industry (TWIN) Honorary Chair, 2011

Women’s & Children’s Alliance, Tribute to Women & Industry award recipient, 2006

Boise Metro Chamber of Commerce, Leadership Boise Program, 2003-2005

Idaho Business Review, Accomplished Under 40 award recipient, 2001

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