Gary Neal has been practicing real estate law, for more than 20 years. His extensive knowledge of real property law in Idaho allows him to provide outstanding legal counsel in all aspects of real estate litigation as well as residential and commercial transactions. Gary’s understanding of the legal complexities of real estate matters is reflected in his significant contributions to the legal field in the form of legal publications and involvement in landmark cases in Idaho real estate law. Gary received his bachelor's degree in religion from Augustana College in 1983, and earned his Juris Doctor from the University of Oregon School of Law in 1993.


  • J.D., University of Oregon, 1993
  • B.A., religion, Augustana College, 1983

Bar and Court admissions

  • Idaho, 1994
  • Oregon, 1994
  • U.S. District Court, District of Idaho, 1994
  • U.S. District Court, District of Oregon, 1999
  • U.S Court of Appeals, 9th Circuit, 1999
  • U.S. Tax Court, 2007

Honors and Distinctions

Practice areas

  • Real estate
  • Civil litigation
  • Community association law
  • Fair Housing Act
  • Americans with Disabilities Act (A.D.A)
  • Entity formation
  • Commercial law

Professional associations

  • Idaho State Bar Association
  • Oregon State Bar Association

Reported cases

  • Action Collection Services, Inc. v. Haught, 146 Idaho 300, 193 P.3d 460 (Ct.App. 2008).
  • White v. Mock, 140 Idaho 882, 104 P.3d 356 (2004)
  • Hodgins v. Sales, 139 Idaho 225, 76 P.3d 969 (2003)
  • Camp v. East Fork Ditch Co., Ltd., 137 Idaho 850, 55 P.3d 3d 304 (2004)


  • 'Evictions and Landlord/Tenant Law in Idaho,' National Business Institute, 2002