Robyn Brody

Robyn Brody
Justice of the Idaho Supreme Court
Assumed office
January 5, 2017 (2017-01-05)
Appointed byelection
Preceded byJim Jones
Personal details
Born (1970-02-13) February 13, 1970 (age 47)
Wayne, Michigan
Spouse(s)Jonathan P. Brody
Children2 sons
Alma mater University of Denver (B.A. 1992)
University of Denver (J.D. 1997)


Robyn Michelle Maddox Brody (created Feb 13, 1970) is a justice from the Idaho Supreme Courtroom, an associate since 2017. Elected for an open up chair in November 2016, she actually is the third woman to serve within the state’s highest courtroom, and the 1st not primarily appointed. Ahead of her election, Brody is at personal practice for nineteen years in southern central Idaho, in Twin Falls and Rupert.

Early years

Brody was created on Feb 13, 1970 in Wayne, Michigan, Brody's parents worked for United Airlines, her dad was a ramp agent and her mom is at kitchen procedures. At age group twelve, her family members relocated to Denver, Colorado, and after graduation from senior high school in 1988, she approved a scholarship towards the University or college of Denver. Although she analyzed four many years of Spanish in senior high school, she required to Russian in university because Spanish didn’t match her schedule.


After earning a bachelor's degree in international and Russian research in 1992, Brody traveled to Russia spent a year in Saint Petersburg, teaching tenth grade British and learning Russian. She came back to Denver in 1993 and joined DU's Sturm University of Law within a dual-degree plan in rules (J.D.) and worldwide administration (master's), and graduated in 1997.Directly away of law school, Brody joined an exclusive firm in Idaho at Twin Falls and stayed for thirteen years, the final ten as somebody. She left this year 2010 to begin with her own company in Rupert in Minidoka State, where she and her family members had resided for quite some time.


Following Main Justice Jim Jones' retirement announcement in March 2016, Brody moved into the election competition for the high court's open up seat. She completed first in neuro-scientific four in-may with 30.3%, and won the run-off in November over condition senator Curt McKenzie of Nampa, with 53.8% from the vote.On January 5, 2017, Brody was sworn into office by retired Main Justice Linda Copple Trout, the 1st feminine to serve for the courtroom, from 1992 to 2007.


Brody's hubby is Jonathan P. Brody, an area judge in Rupert since 2010. Also a graduate from the School of Denver, he received his laws degree in the School of Colorado. Wedded twenty years ago in 1997, the few provides two sons.