PeopleAndrew Hawes

Andrew Hawes

PeopleAndrew Hawes

  • University of Idaho College of Law (J.D., 1994)
    • Phi Alpha Delta
  • University of Denver (B.A., Political Science with honors, 1992)
    • Phi Sigma Alpha
    • Political Science Journal, Editor

  • Idaho State Bar
    • President (2007)
    • Commissioner (2005-2008)
    • Real Property Section
      • Chair (1999-2000)


  • "Understanding Mineral Reservations and Easements and the Role of the Title Insurance in Due Diligence," Presenter, Idaho Association of Paralegals Fall Seminar, Boise, Idaho (2015)
  • "Land-Lord Tenant Law," Presenter, Idaho State Bar, Boise, Idaho (March 19, 2013)
  • "Advanced Real Estate Law in Idaho, Presenter, Boise Idaho (September 2007)
  • "Practical Real Estate Skills in Idaho 2004," Presenter, Idaho State Bar, Boise, Idaho (2004)
  • "Commercial & Residential Lease Enforcements & Evictions," Presenter, Idaho State Bar, Boise, Idaho (April 1, 2003)
  • "The Nuts and Bolts of Commercial Transactions," Presenter, Idaho State Bar, Boise, Idaho (June 14, 2002)
  • "Identifying and Resolving Title Problems," Presenter, Idaho State Bar, Boise Idaho (April 19, 2002)
  • "Keys to Success in a Real Estate Transaction in Idaho," Presenter, Idaho State Bar, Boise, Idaho (April 9, 2002)
  • "Drafting Commercial Leases-Panel Discussion," Panelist, Idaho State Bar Annual Meeting, Sun Valley, Idaho (July 2000)
  • "Title Examination in Idaho," Presenter, Idaho State Bar, Boise, Idaho (July 30, 1999)


  • "Uncle Sal’s Gas and Oil Pooling Review and Update," Author, The Advocate (2015)
  • "Idaho State Bar President's Message," The Advocate (2008)
  • "Uncle Sal's Mechanic's Lien Law Review and Case Law Update,"Author, The Advocate (2003)
  • "Transfer Development Rights." Co-author, The Advocate (2000)
  • "The Role of The Survey and The Survey Exception," Author, The Advocate and Minnesota Real Estate Law Journal (September 2000)

  • Idaho State Bar, Recognition for service as President (2007)
  • Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation, Special Recognition regarding Central Cascades Exchange facilitation in the State of Washington (2007)
  • Accomplished Under 40, Idaho Business Review (2006)
  • Paul Harris Fellow, Rotary International (2003)

  • The Jesse Tree of Idaho
    • Board Member (2018)


  • Jones Gledhill Fuhrman, and Gourley, P.A., Of Counsel, Boise, Idaho (2017-2018)
  • Western Pacific Timber, LLC and affiliated companies, General Counsel and General Manager, Boise, Idaho (2005-2017)
  • Elam and Burke, P.A., Partner and Shareholder, Boise, Idaho (2004-2005)
  • Andrew E. Hawes, PLLC, Managing Partner, Boise, Idaho (2002-2004)
  • Hall, Farley, Oberrecht and Blanton, P.A., Associate, Boise, Idaho (2000-2002)
  • Pioneer Title Company, Assistant Vice President and Assistant General Counsel (1997-2000)

  • Idaho
  • Washington

  • Supreme Court of Idaho
  • Supreme Court of Washington
  • United States District Court, District of Idaho