Joseph L. Ellsworth

Joseph L. Ellsworth

With a robust experience spanning over 25 years in the realm of trial practice, Joseph Ellsworth’s legal expertise has graced the Idaho Court of Appeals, the Idaho Supreme Court, and the Federal District Court for Idaho. His trial practice proficiency encompasses a broad spectrum, including criminal law, personal injury, and civil litigation with a particular focus on probate matters and real estate.

Ellsworth’s extensive experience in personal injury cases is diverse and comprehensive, involving cases of wrongful death, victims of auto accidents and drunk driving, pharmaceutical cases, and class action litigation.


• Juris Doctorate from the University of Idaho, Class of 1987

Bachelor of Arts from the University of Idaho, Class of 1984

Areas of specialization include but are not limited to:

1) Personal Injury
2) Auto and Trucking Accidents
3) Slip and Fall incidents
4) Real Estate Law
5) Assault and Battery cases
6) Wrongful Death cases
7) Class Action Lawsuits
8) Medical Malpractice
9) Intentional Torts

About Ellsworth Kallas DeFranco, PLLC

Founded in 1993, Ellsworth, Kallas & DeFranco, PLLC, is a professional firm of attorneys emphasizing trial litigation in personal injury, workers’ compensation, criminal law, social security, and civil litigation services. Our partners are members of the Idaho State Bar and are licensed to practice in all state and federal courts in Idaho. Located in Boise, Idaho, our attorneys are committed to helping individual clients in the litigation process.