Boise State University
Bachelor of Science, summa cum laude, Political Science with emphasis in political philosophy and minor in philosophy.
University of Idaho College of Law
Juris Doctorate in Law.
Ada County Prosecutor’s Office – 2008
Ada County Public Defender’s Office – 2009
Partner at Hadzic & Burrows PLLC, 2009-2011.
Partner at Atkinson Hadzic – Present.
Mr. Hadzic was born and raised in Bosnia, but then moved to Boise after the war in Bosnia in 1992. He graduated with bachelors in Political Science from Boise State University and then moved on to graduate with his Juris Doctrate from the University of Idaho focusing much of his academic efforts in trial skills classes, family and criminal law, rules of evidence and criminal and civil procedure.
He has practiced law in Idaho and Georgia. Mr. Hadzic practices family law, divorce, child custody as well as criminal law. He is an excellent negotiator and problem solver with an extensive courtroom experience. His private practice has provided him with an extensive experience in magistrate and district courts through Idaho’s fourth district representing numerous clients in civil and criminal matters.
Brigham Young Unviersity, Bachelor’s Degree, Major in Philosophy
University of Idaho College of Law, Juris Doctorate in Law
Ada County Public Defender’s Office – 2007
Gem County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office – 2008
Associate at McKenzie Law Office – 2009-2010
Partner at Atkinson Law Office – 2010-Present
Partner at Atkinson Hadzic Law Offices – 2012-Present
Mr. Atkinson forged his experience in the courtroom as a criminal defense attorney. In 2012, Mr. Atkinson and Mr. Hadzic joined in partnership to represent clients in family law cases, divorce cases, and child custody cases. Mr. Atkinson’s extensive courtroom experience is unique to someone who has practiced in the field of criminal defense.
Mr. Atkinson began his career as an intern at the Ada County Public Defender’s Office, and learned the importance of courtroom presentation, and legal argument. Mr. Atkinson went on to practice as a limited license attorney at the Gem County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office, and got a well rounded experience giving him a view from both sides. He went on to become an associate at McKenzie Law Offices, and was given great responsibility for the bulk of the criminal cases that came through the firm. Eventually Mr. Atkinson went out on his own and started his own successful criminal defense law firm.
In 2012 Mr. Atkinson and Mr. Hadzic started a family law firm together, with a central focus on problem solving, and obtaining the best outcome for the firm’s clients.