YVONNE A. DUNBAR
Professional Status: Associate Attorney. Her current practice focuses on insurance defense, commercial litigation and construction litigation.
Educational Background: Graduated with high honors from the University of Florida in 2002 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science and a minor in Criminology & Law. She obtained her Juris Doctorate from University of California, Berkeley, Boalt Hall School of Law in 2005 where she graduated in the top third of her class.
Professional Affiliations: Yvonne is admitted to practice in all state and federal courts in the State of Idaho. She has been a member of the Idaho State Bar since 2005 and is a member of the Idaho Women’s Lawyers.
Employment History: After law school, Yvonne clerked for Justice Jim Jones of the Idaho Supreme Court. Immediately prior to joining Anderson, Julian & Hull, she was an associate attorney at Greener Burke Shoemaker from 2006 – 2008.
Civic and Pro Bono Activities: Member of the Logistics Committee for the March of Dimes March for Babies; PTO and Art Parents Program at Grace Jordan Elementary; Ronald McDonald House volunteer; Idaho State Bar Bar Exam Grader; and Court Appointed Special Advocate (“CASA”) volunteer where she represents Guardians Ad Litem in child protection cases.
Awards: In 2007, Yvonne received the “Rookie Attorney of the Year” Award from CASA. In 2009, she received the “Top Walker – 2008” Award from the March of Dimes for her contributions to the March for Babies.
Personal: Yvonne spends her free time with her family. She enjoys an active lifestyle including hiking, camping, and dirt bike riding.