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Bruce J Boehm


Phone: 801-534-7214
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FIRM:

  • Shareholder

PRACTICE FOCUS:

  • Litigation 
  • Employment Law

EXPERTISE:

  • Successfully litigated hundreds of cases to conclusion, including first-chair experience, from breach of contract cases involving a few hundred thousand dollars to class actions involving hundreds of millions of dollars.
  • Acts as outside general counsel with respect to labor and employment matters for multiple clients throughout the western United States.
  • Successfully responded to over a hundred administrative charges before the EEOC and related state agencies.
  • Advises businesses with respect to preventative employment practices and policies.
  • Counsels businesses on managing and minimizing risks under state and federal employment laws, such as Title VII, the Americans with Disabilities Act (“ADA”), the Fair Labor Standards Act (“FLSA”), and the Family and Medical Leave Act (“FMLA”).
  • Extensive experience drafting employee handbooks, policy manuals, non-compete agreements, employment contracts, etc.
  • Extensive experience litigating in federal and state courts, including in Utah and California.

REPRESENTATIVE CASES:

  • Defeated class certification in a wage and hour lawsuit against a large restaurant chain, involving hundreds of millions of dollars.
  • Lead counsel defending class action involving hundreds of millions of dollars based on alleged Telephone Consumer Protection Act (“TCPA”) violations.
  • Prevailed on summary judgment in a $30 million+ dispute between former business partners.
  • First-chaired trial resulting in $1.5 million+ judgment for clients in business dispute.
  • Obtained numerous summary judgments in employment-related cases seeking hundreds of thousands to millions of dollars.

EDUCATION:

  • Brigham Young University, J. Rueben Clark Law School, 1996

    • Cum laude
    • BYU Law Review
    • BYU Moot Court Team
    • Brigham Young University, B.A., 1993

      • Cum laude
      • University Honors

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS:

  • Member, Utah Bar Association, Litigation and Employment Sections
  • Member, California Bar Association
  • Board Member, Mali Rising Foundation
Departments
Industry Awards

AV Preeminent 

Super Lawyer, Super Lawyers Magazine 

Legal Elite, Utah Business Magazine

Bar Admittance

California, 1996

Utah, 2003