Lyons O'Dowd

Office (208) 714-0487 Fax (888) 966-0036

Marc Lyons

Marc Lyons has practiced in Washington and Idaho for over 30 years and has been recognized by his peers for his professionalism and ethics. Marc was a founding partner of Ramsden & Lyons before forming Lyons O'Dowd. Marc is general counsel to several local public entities, and offers a range of employment law, insurance law, real estate and related legal services. Marc received a degree in Business, majoring in accounting from the University of Idaho and his law degree from the Idaho College of Law.  Marc is admitted to practice in Idaho, Washington, the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals and the United States Supreme Court.  He is a member of the Idaho State Bar, Washington State Bar Association, the Kootenai County Bar Association, and the Idaho Society of Certified Public Accountants.



  • Education Law

  • Employment Law

  • Public Agency & Municipal Law

  • Real Estate & Construction

  • Insurance Law

  • Contracts/Transaction Assistance

  • Civil Litigation


  • University of Idaho, Moscow, Idaho

    • Juris Doctor, 1983

    • B.S., Business


  • Idaho

  • Washington

  • U.S. District Court of Idaho

  • 9th Circuit Court of Appeals

  • United States Supreme Court


  • Idaho State Bar

  • Kootenai County Bar Association

  • Certified Public Accountant, Idaho (Retired)


  • AV-Rated by Martindale-Hubbell

  • Selected to Mountain State Super Lawyers List

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