W. Alan Schroeder

Alan Schroeder

How to Contact Alan:

Telephone: 208-384-1627, Ext. 2
Direct Line: 208-384-0825
Fax: 208-384-1833
Email: alan@schroederlezamiz.com

Elaine Anderson

Legal Assistant to Alan Schroeder is Elaine Anderson. You can contact Ms. Anderson at:
Telephone: 208-384-1627, Ext. 4
Fax: 208-384-1833
Email: elaine@schroederlezamiz.com

W. Alan Schroeder joined Schroeder & Lezamiz Law Offices, LLP in 1990, previously practicing law in Western Washington since 1986.

Mr. Schroeder has provided quality legal services to individuals, families, farmers, ranchers, businesses, non-profit organizations, cities, and counties. He received in 2000 and maintains an AV® Distinguished Peer Review Rating by Martindale-Hubbell®, which is the highest rating given to lawyers in the United States.

Mr. Schroeder is licensed to practice law in Idaho and in Washington, as well as authorized to practice law before U.S. Department of the Interior. 43 C.F.R. 1.3. He is additionally admitted to practice before the federal and bankruptcy courts in Idaho and the 8th, 9th, 10th, & Federal Circuit of the U.S. Courts of Appeals; as well as U.S. Court of Federal Claims. He is also admitted to the U.S. Supreme Court.

Mr. Schroeder is dedicated to helping clients with their legal matters regarding: Public Lands; National Forest System Lands; BLM and USFS Grazing Permits; BLM Land Use Permits; BLM, USFS, USFWS permitting and compliance; ESA compliance; Road and Ditch/Pipeline Rights-of-Way; Mining Claims; Federal Land Exchanges; Federal Land Purchases; including any associated Civil and Criminal Litigation.

Mr. Schroeder is married to Diane. Diane is a Realtor with Silvercreek Realty Group. You can contact Diane at djschroeder@live.com. Alan and Diane have two children: Jean and Sean.

Mr Schroeder enjoys riding his bike, swimming, and running, as well as water skiing and snow skiing.


1986, Washington; 1987, U.S. District Court, Western District of Washington; 1990, Idaho, U.S. District Court, District of Idaho and U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit; 1992, U.S. Court of Appeals, Tenth Circuit and U.S. Court of Federal Claims; 1994, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit; 1996, U.S. Supreme Court; 2000, U.S. Court of Appeals, Eighth Circuit


  • Seattle University, Seattle, WA., J.D.,1986
  • Pacific Lutheran University, Tacoma, WA., B.B.A., 1983
  • Boise State University, Boise, ID., Summer 1982
  • Treasure Valley Community College, Ontario, OR., Summer, 1980
  • Vale Union High School, Vale, OR., 1979

Legal – Lawyer Memberships

  • Washington State Bar Association
  • Idaho State Bar Association (Member, Environment and Natural Resources Section)
  • Federal Bar Association (Idaho Chapter)

Biographical Details

Member: Association of Rangeland Consultants; Society for Range Management; Society for Range Management-Idaho Chapter; University of Idaho, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, Steer-a-Year Program; Idaho Cattle Foundation, Inc.; Idaho Cattle Association; National Cattlemen’s Beef Association; Immanuel Lutheran Church; YMCA.

Representative Cases of W. Alan Schroeder
Please review the variety of cases which Mr. Schroeder has litigated for clients.