College of Law

Administration Office: 208-885-2255
Dean’s Office: 208-885-4977
fax: 208-885-5709
Menard 101
711 S. Rayburn Drive

Mailing Address:
College of Law
University of Idaho
875 Perimeter Drive MS 2321
Moscow, ID 83844-2321


phone: 208-364-4074
fax: 208-334-2176
322 E. Front St., Suite 590
Boise, ID 83702

Attorney General Lawrence Wasden

State of Idaho, Office of the Attorney General - Boise, Idaho
B.A., Brigham Young University, ’82; J.D., University of Idaho, ’85

Photo of Law Advisory Committee Member, Attorney General Lawrence WasdenLawrence Wasden is Idaho’s 32nd Attorney General.  He was elected to a third term in 2010 and is Idaho’s longest-serving Attorney General.

He previously served as Chief of Staff, Deputy Chief of Staff and as a Deputy Attorney General representing the Idaho State Tax Commission.  He also served as a Deputy Prosecuting Attorney in Canyon County and as Prosecuting Attorney for Owyhee County, Idaho.

Attorney General Wasden earned his J.D. from the University of Idaho College of Law and was admitted to the Idaho State Bar in 1985.  He holds a Bachelor of Arts in political science from Brigham Young University.

Attorney General Lawrence Wasden is a leader in the national effort to protect children from Internet sexual predators.  He is a strong advocate for crime victims’ rights, who has worked to help victims break the cycle of domestic violence.  He is a firm and fair prosecutor, known for his even-handed approach in public corruption cases.  He is strongly committed to open government and works to educate Idahoans regarding the state’s open meeting and public records laws.  His advocacy for senior citizens led to better laws, giving Idahoans more control over their health care at the end of life.
Attorney General Wasden has served as President of the National Association of Attorneys General and as Chair of the Conference of Western Attorneys General.

Lawrence and Tracey Wasden were married in 1980 and are proud of their four children and five grandchildren.