Our History

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

Personal Injury, Worker’s Compensation, Social Security Claims

Our attorneys have prosecuted and won successful verdicts on behalf of clients since 1993 in the all areas of injury compensation law, including:

  • Wrongful Death Claims
  • Work Related Claims
  • Auto and Trucking Accidents
  • Victims of Sex Crimes and Assault and Battery
  • Consumer Fraud
  • Pharmaceutical and Drug Related Injuries
  • Dog Bites
  • Social Security Claims

Criminal Defense

Attorneys Joseph L. Ellsworth and John C. DeFranco represent clients in state and federal courts at all stages of criminal proceedings and trial.

  • DUI and Drug Offenses
  • Assault and Battery
  • Serious Felonies
  • State and Federal Criminal Charges
  • Search and Seizure
  • Trials and Appeals