An Idaho native, Kurt possesses and exhibits all the qualities this great state, Idaho, stands for—hard work, honesty, ingenuity, and straightforwardness. Kurt studied at Utah State University where he graduated with a B.A. in Political Science and a B.A. in History. After graduation he worked in Texas and Washington, D.C. before commencing his legal education at the University of Idaho College of Law. There he pursued his Juris Doctorate with an emphasis in litigation. He won a place on the school’s Trial Team where he competed in the national competition in Seattle, WA, and St. Louis, MO. In addition, Kurt competed on the school’s appellate team which competed in a national competition in New York City.
Upon graduation from law school, Kurt opened a private practice in Twin Falls, Idaho. There he successfully represented the residents of Magic Valley both in and out of the courtroom. He was recognized by the Idaho State Bar in 2016 for his volunteer legal work for senior citizens, receiving the Denise O’Donnell Day Pro Bono Award.
Kurt is passionate about the law and the rights provided by the legal system. He volunteers in his church and loves to spend time with his family. He loves northern Idaho and its people and is happy to have the opportunity of serving this great community.