Alex Semanko began her legal career in private practice in Boise, Idaho, focusing on real estate and business transactions. Prior to entering private practice, Ms. Semanko worked as a clerk in Washington, D.C. for the House Natural Resources Committee, Subcommittee on Water, Power and Oceans. She has experience handling a broad range of matters, including contract disputes, easement and boundary line disputes, real estate secured lending transactions, water, environmental and natural resource disputes and both federal and state regulatory interpretation cases.

Ms. Semanko continues to handle real estate and business transactions, in addition to expanding her civil litigation experience. When she’s not practicing law, she enjoys playing golf and spending time with family and friends.


  • 2017

Practice Areas

  • Real Estate
  • Land Use
  • Business Law
  • Water, Environment & Natural Resources Law
  • Regulatory Compliance
  • Civil Litigation


  • Idaho State Bar
  • Idaho State Bar -- Business & Corporate Law Section
  • Idaho State Bar -- Real Property Law Section
  • Idaho State Bar -- Environment & Natural Resources Law Section
  • Idaho State Bar -- Water Law Section
  • Idaho State Bar -- Young Lawyers Section
  • American Bar Association
  • Federal Bar Association, Idaho Chapter -- North Idaho Member Chair



    • Idaho
    • U.S. District Court, District of Idaho
    • U.S. Bankruptcy Court, District of Idaho


    • Ave Maria School of Law, Naples, FL
      • Juris Doctor, 2015
    • Regis University, Denver, CO
      • Bachelor of Arts, 2012
      • Major: Political Science
      • Minor: Criminology

    published works

    • "The Short End: Abandoning the Leasehold," the Idaho Business Review's Square Feet Magazine, April 2017