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Hilary Vaughn

Of Counsel

800 W. Main Street, Suite 1750, Boise, ID 83702

Hilary helps clients navigate complex real estate, financing, and corporate transactions.

She focuses on commercial real estate development, land use, acquisitions and dispositions, due diligence and title review, commercial leasing, property exchanges, real estate finance and secured transactions, and rehabilitation and disposition of special assets. Hilary has handled a wide variety of commercial real estate projects, including retail, office, medical office, hospitality, industrial, agricultural, mixed-use, multi-family and investment properties, as well as master-planned developments and renewable energy projects.  Her experience as an underwriter at a national title insurance company also makes her a helpful resource for resolving tough title issues.

Hilary also advises clients on business matters, including entity formation and organization and general corporate representation.



Speaking Engagements


Bar Admissions


  • Idaho Business Review, “Accomplished Under 40” Honoree, 2013
  • Chambers USA, Real Estate, Associate to Watch, 2011, 2012; Real Estate, 2021, 2022

Professional and Civic Affiliations

  • Boise Citywide Advisory Committee (CAC) for the Zoning Code Rewrite, 2020-2022
  • City of Boise Design Review Committee, June 2013 – May 2018
  • Idaho State Bar
    • Member, Real Property and Business and Corporate Law Sections
    • Secretary/Treasurer, Real Property Section, 2012 – 2013
    • Vice Chair, Real Property Section, 2013 – 2014
    • Chair, Real Property Section, 2014 – 2015
    • Immediate Past Chair, Real Property Section, 2015 – 2016
  • Idaho Land Title Association, Member
    • Legislative Committee Chair, 2015 – 2017
  • CREW Idaho, Member
    • Secretary, 2012 – 2014
    • Board of Directors, 2012 – 2015
  • Urban Land Institute, Idaho, Member
    • Executive Committee, 2008 – 2009
    • Young Leaders Group Chair and Management Committee Member, 2013 – 2014
    • Co-Chair Programs Committee, 2018 – 2019
    • Advisory Board, 2014 – Present
  • International Council of Shopping Centers, Member
  • Idaho Women Lawyers, Member
  • Discovery Center of Idaho
    • Secretary and Member of Board of Directors, 2017
  • Idaho Business for Education, Policy Committee Member

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