Amanda K. Schaus


PHONE: 208-343-5454   FAX: 208-384-5844

Ms. Schaus’ practice focuses on all aspects of real estate development with extensive practical experience as general and in-house counsel to commercial and residential real estate developers, property managers, and a large general contractor in the Boise area.  Ms. Schaus has represented clients in numerous complex property acquisitions and sales, retail, office and industrial leasing, commercial and residential covenant drafting, loan transactions, prime contract and subcontract drafting, and business entity formations.  Ms. Schaus has also advised on contractor and subcontractor licensing, including public works, and construction-related insurance. Ms. Schaus has represented the City of Boise as an attorney in its Land Use Division, including representation of the Planning & Zoning Commission, as well as in varied contract drafting and real estate transactions.    

The Idaho Business Review recognized Ms. Schaus as one of 40 Business Women of the Year in 2013. Ms. Schaus has practiced her entire career in Boise. She is married and has two teenagers.


Southern Methodist University, J.D.
University of Kansas, B.A. Political Science and B.A. Philosophy


Idaho State Bar