Jeffrey P. Boshes

Jeffrey P. Boshes Member

P: 602.262.5942
F: 602.495.2610
L: Phoenix

Mr. Boshes is a commercial litigator and a commercial transaction attorney who is experienced in real estate, construction, corporate, creditors' rights, probate and commercial landlord-tenant matters.  Mr. Boshes also has assisted clients with real estate sales and financing.

Areas of Focus

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Probate Litigation
  • Creditors' Rights
  • Real Estate
  • Commercial Transaction
  • Landlord-Tenant Matters
  • Corporate
  • Construction

Representative Engagements

  • Represented defendant farmers in securing summary judgment against buyer of their farmland who accused them of nondisclosure of a pending Palo Verde Watershed flood plain study being conducted by Flood Control District of Maricopa County.
  • Represented plaintiff consumer credit counseling agency in 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 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 engineering firm that designed a wastewater treatment plant for the apartment complex (Settled before trial)
  • Represented defendant farmer in 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 web site design firm in action relating to a web site promoting employee benefits (Settled before trial)
  • Represented plaintiff office complex owner against 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 was not constructed in accordance with 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


Articles, Publications and Presentations


Honors, Awards and Appointments


Professional Affiliations

  • Commercial Law League of America (1977-present)
    Member
  • State Bar of Arizona (1976-present)
    Construction Law Section, Member
    Real Property Section, Member
  • St. Vincent de Paul Legal Clinic Volunteer (2010-present)

Admitted to Practice

  • Arizona, 1976

Court Admission

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

Education

  • J.D., Arizona State University College of Law, 1976
    cum laude
  • B.A., Occidental College, Los Angeles, Political Science, 1973
    cum laude