Jeffrey P. Boshes

Member

Overview

Mr. Boshes focuses his practice on real estate, construction, corporate, creditors’ rights, probate and commercial landlord-tenant matters. He also assists clients with real estate sales and financing and probate litigation.

Contact
Areas of Focus
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Probate Litigation
  • Creditors’ Rights
  • Real Estate
  • Commercial Transaction
  • Landlord-Tenant Matters
  • Corporate
  • Construction
Education

J.D., Arizona State University College of Law (1976)

  • cum laude 
B.A., Occidental College, Los Angeles, Political Science (1973)
  • cum laude 

Biography

Mr. Boshes focuses his practice on real estate, construction, corporate, creditors’ rights, probate and commercial landlord-tenant matters. He also assists clients with real estate sales and financing and probate litigation.

Admissions

Admitted to Practice

  • Arizona (1976)

Court Admission

  • U.S. District Court, District of Arizona (1977)

Representative Experience

  • Represented defendant farmers in securing a summary judgment against a buyer of their farmland who accused them of nondisclosure of a pending Palo Verde Watershed floodplain study being conducted by Flood Control District of Maricopa County
  • Represented plaintiff consumer credit counseling agency in a suit for indemnification and contribution against three other consumer credit counseling agencies (Jury verdict for plaintiff as to two of three defendants for full amount demanded; affirmed on appeal; summary judgment in favor of the third defendant; reversed on appeal; settled)
  • Represented clients in negotiations with owners, contractors, architects, engineers, vendors, and suppliers regarding their contractual agreements and documents relating to various private and public works projects
  • Represented defendant tennis court contractor against breach of contract and breach of unworkmanlike performance claims (Defense jury verdict)
  • Represented plaintiff apartment complex owner against an engineering firm that designed a wastewater treatment plant for the apartment complex (Settled before trial)
  • Represented defendant farmer in a suit for specific performance relating to his farm property (Settled before trial)
  • Represented clients in the acquisition and sale of real property, property financing, refinancing and private and judicial foreclosures
  • Represented defendant website design firm in action relating to a website promoting employee benefits (Settled before trial)
  • Represented plaintiff office complex owner against the lessee for breach of lease (Judgment for plaintiff following bench trial; motion for partial new trial granted to defendant-lessee reversed on appeal, Judgment reinstated; published opinion)
  • Represented defendant general contractor against claims by commercial window shutter firm that building premises were not constructed in accordance with the contract. Claims exceeded $1,000,000 (Adverse jury verdict of $200,000, no attorneys’ fees awarded to plaintiff; settled while on appeal).
  • Represents clients in contested probate, trust, conservatorship and guardianship matters

Media and Presentations

Articles and Publications

Presentations

  • Commercial Damages Seminar, Maricopa County Bar Association

Memberships

Commercial Law League of America (1977 – present)

State Bar of Arizona (1976 – present)

  • Member, Construction Law Section
  • Member, Real Property Section

Community Involvement

St. Vincent de Paul Legal Clinic

  • Volunteer (2010 – present)