Skilled and Thoughful legal counsel serving the Treasure Valley

Merris & Naugle, PLLC is a multi-service law office that offers legal representation for a variety of criminal and family legal matters.

Former Ada County, Idaho family law judge Cathy L. Naugle’s legal experience spans over three decades.  In addition to her time on the bench, Cathy has practiced family law nearly exclusively, as well as providing family law mediation services in the past.  This broad experience provides her with a unique and valuable perspective from which to approach her client’s family law issues, resolve them through out-of-court settlements or, if necessary, present them at trial in a manner designed to maximize her client’s goals.  During her career in litigation she has also cultivated a collegial working relationship her fellow attorneys while remaining a strong and challenging opponent in the courtroom.

J.D. Merris is one of Boise’s most accomplished criminal attorneys. With over 35 years of legal experience, J.D. is known not only for his history of successful representation, but also for his ability to assist his clients in minimizing the stress of navigating through the criminal justice system to reach an optimal outcome.