Terrance R. Harris


Mr. Harris has over twenty-two years of experience as trial and appellate counsel in civil litigation in both state and federal courts. For the first part of his professional career, Mr. Harris served as an Assistant Attorney General for the State of Arizona providing legal services and counsel to state agencies. Since joining Ramsden & Lyons in 2001, Mr. Harris's practice emphasizes a broad range of areas involving both civil litigation and transactional practice.

Mr. Harris has litigated a number of matters in both state and federal courts involving professional liability defense, commercial disputes, real estate disputes, corporation and partnership disputes, personal injury defense, and worker's compensation defense. Mr. Harris has also handled a number of appeals in both state and federal courts. Mr. Harris has built up a transactional practice emphasizing business, corporate, and real estate transactions. Mr. Harris helps clients with business formation and planning issues, purchases and sales of businesses, commercial transactions, and related types of transactions.

Areas of Practice

  • Business Law
  • Real Estate Law
  • Mining Law
  • Corporate Law
  • Civil Litigation
  • Appeals
  • Professional Liability Defense
  • Worker's Compensation Defense

Bar Admissions

  • Idaho, 1996
  • Washington, 2009
  • U.S. District Court District of Idaho, 1996
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 9th Circuit, 2008


  • Gonzaga University School of Law, Spokane, Washington
    • J.D. summa cum laude - 1991
  • Eastern Washington University, Cheney, Washington
    • B.A., Business Administration - 1987

Honors and Awards

  • A.M. Best's Recommended Insurance Attorneys
  • AV-Rated by Martindale-Hubbell

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Idaho State Bar
  • Washington State Bar Association
  • Kootenai County Bar Association
  • First Judicial District Bar Association
  • Idaho State Bar - Business & Corporate Law Section
  • Gonzaga Law Review, Past Associate Editor

Contact Terrance R. Harris

Ramsden & Lyons, LLP
700 Northwest Blvd
PO Box 1336
Coeur d'Alene, Idaho  83816
Phone: (208) 664-5818
Toll Free: (800) 352-0813
Fax: (208) 664-5884


Service Area

Statewide service provider in:
  • Idaho

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