Jason Risch

Board Member
Office: USA

Jason is a partner in Risch,Pisca law firm and concentrates his practice in the areas of litigation, business law, election law, government affairs, bad faith insurance prosecution, and association representation.

While serving as a Deputy in the Canyon County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office, he handled and litigated hundreds of criminal cases for one of the busiest Prosecuting Offices in the State. His caseload included of varying types criminal matters including felony, misdemeanor, juvenile and special proceedings. After leaving public service in Canyon County he took a position with the firm Risch, Goss, Insinger, Gustavel, eventually earning partnership status. Jason is one of the only attorneys in Idaho trained in handling the technical and complex matters involving Federal election law. He has also served as Chief Legal Counsel to the Idaho Republican Party for over a decade. An expert in litigation, Jason has successfully tried several multimillion dollar cases on behalf of his clients both at the trial court level and through several appearances before Idaho’s Appellate and Supreme Courts. Throughout, his legal practice he has built strong service relationships with both community and clients and is recognized as a practical and respected attorney.

Jason has also been strategically involved in numerous successful political campaigns for local, legislative and statewide offices. He has been employed in virtually every role from volunteer coordinator to campaign manager to senior advisor. Jason has worked for several different candidates and maintains relationships across the political landscape both in Idaho and Washington D.C.

Jason served on the Idaho real estate commission committee and was appointed by president George W. Bush as a supreme court surrogate. He was also featured in the Idaho Business Review accomplished under 40, and in the national publication Rising Tide “40 and under: Rising Stars”. He was also named in “The Future of Idaho’s Political Landscape” hotline.

Jason holds a Bachelor of Science in Political Science and a Juris Doctor in Law from the University of Idaho.