Cook, Linda Jean

Born: in Idaho Falls, Idaho
Ethnicity: White/Caucasian
Professional Facts

Practice Area:
Criminal Law
Criminal Law
Regions and States of Practice:
ID, West
WA, West
Legal Education:
University of Idaho College of Law, 1973
Other Education:
Ricks College
B.A., Brigham Young University
M.S., Brigham Young University
Positions During Her Career:
Taught at a college in Walla Walla, Washington
Moved to Monterrey, Mexico to teach English and work part time at the U.S. Consulate
Worked as both as a prosecutor and in a general law practice in Idaho Falls
Magistrate Judge for Bonneville County (1976-?)
Works for the Idaho Traffic Safety Commission (1993-?)
Member of the Idaho Supreme Court’s Fairness and Equality Committee (1995-?)
Appointed by Governor Phil Batt to the Governor’s Task Force for Children at Risk Task Force (1995-?)
Has been involved in H.E.L.P., Inc. a child abuse agency, the Domestic Violence Intervention Center, and on the board of directors of the Bonneville Historical Society
Woman employee “inside the wall” of the Washington State Prison, where she taught some classes

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)