Bistline, Beverly Barbara
1922 -

Born: 8/28/1922 in Coeur d'Alene, Idaho
Professional Facts

Regions and States of Practice:
CA, West
ID, West
Legal Education:
University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, 1954
Other Education:
University of Idaho, Southern Branch in Pocatello (1939-1942)
University of Idaho (1943)
Positions During Her Career:
Joined the Navy WAVES (1944-1946)
Served in the Navy's NATS (1946-1947)
Worked for her father's bus company
Worked for a small firm in Los Angeles (1955-1959)
Worked in San Francisco at Long & Levit as an office manager (1959-1968)
Elected as a democrat to the Idaho House of Representatives (1974-1976)
Served on two prestigious committees while in the House of Representatives, House Appropriations and Judiciary, and Rules and Administration (1974-1976)
Member of the United Church of Christ, the Soroptimist Club, P.E.O. Sisterhood, Idaho State University Foundation, American Bar Association, Idaho State Bar Association, and the Sixth District Bar Association
Received the “Idaho Statesman of the Year” award from the Pi Sigma Alpha national political science honor society (2002)
Recipient of the Pocatello Mayor’s Awards for the Arts (2003)
Awarded the Idaho State Bar's Professionalism Award (2004)

Further Research Materials

1895-1975: The First 50 Women in Idaho Law
Debora K. Kristensen, 1895-1975 : The First 50 Women in Idaho Law. Boise, ID: Presented by Idaho State Bar (2005)