Fonda L. Jovick's Biography

Portrait of Fonda Jovick

Areas of Emphasis

Mediation & Arbitration

Civil Litigation
Employment Law
Estate Planning
Family Law
Land Use & Development 
Real Estate Litigation & Transactions
Guardianship & Conservatorship
Personal Injury Litigation


Gonzaga University School of Law, J.D., magna cum laude.

Chicago School of Professional Psychology, M.A. in Forensic Psychology, summa cum laude.

Gonzaga University, B.A., cum laude.

Admitted to Practice

Idaho State Bar

Washington State Bar

U.S. District Court, District of Idaho

Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals

Legal Volunteer Service

Idaho Law Foundation Board of Directors
Children and Family in Courts Committee – Idaho Supreme Court Appointment
Kootenai County Domestic Violence Court – Implementation and Oversight Team


Fonda L. Jovick is one of the three experienced mediators/arbitrators at River’s Edge Mediation. Ms. Jovick has over 15 years of experience working in a variety of legal practice areas including commercial and complex litigation, real estate transactions and litigation, estate planning, probate and trusts, as well as family law. In addition to her B.A. from Gonzaga University, her M.F. Psych from Chicago School of Professional Psychology and her J.D. from Gonzaga University School of Law, Ms. Jovick is an Idaho Supreme Court Certified Mediator for both Civil and Family Law cases and she regularly attends trainings and workshops to both sharpen her skills as a legal practitioner, but also as a mediator and arbitrator.

Ms. Jovick’s extensive legal experience has more than prepared her for the robust mediation practice that she now enjoys. Ms. Jovick, along with mediator Peter Erbland, was instrumental in establishing Lake City Law Group, PLLC in January 2015. She is the current managing partner of Lake City Law and is the managing member of River’s Edge Mediation. She is constantly strategizing the best practices for providing high quality legal services in a new and progressive legal market. No matter the challenge, large or small, Ms. Jovick always strives to maintain a high level of client service and as a result, has been rewarded with a very high energy, active, and thriving law and mediation practice.