Sonia Huntsman Ickes received her law degree from Willamette University College of Law
in Salem, Oregon in 2006. While attending law school, Sonia was an active participant on Moot Court Board, and was the Outside Articles Editor of the Willamette Journal of International Law and Dispute Resolution. Sonia also clerked for the Department of Justice in the Civil Recovery section during her years at law school.
After graduating, Sonia obtained her clerkship in Eugene, Oregon, with one of the senior judges, Judge Darryl Larson. After her clerkship, Sonia was an attorney for a private law firm in Bend, Oregon. Using her experience in the private law firm, Sonia opened her own private law practice in Bend, Oregon. Then, Sonia moved back to her hometown of St. George, Utah in early 2011, and worked for The Huntsman Firm. She then became a partner in her own firm with her husband of ten years, Robert William Ickes. During this time, she argued to the Utah Court of Appeals and won on a highly contested family law matter. Sonia has approximately 11 years of legal experience
, and has been a partner at Ickes & Ickes, LLC for the past 6 years. She moved back to Bend with Robert in 2016 to continue their law practice together, and to raise their family in beautiful Central Oregon. Sonia enjoys the natural playground that Central Oregon offers her family all year long for camping, snow shoeing, hiking, and gardening.