Mr. Boswell provides legal representation in all aspects of real estate law, secured lending transactions, land use, easements and development. His extensive background in construction compliments that aspect of the firm’s practice. Jeff has also represented clients in a wide range of business transactions including entity formation, contracts, negotiations, arbitrations, mediations and dissolutions. His involvement with Valley agriculture includes familiarity with water issues (served twelve years as an elected board member of the Fresno Irrigation District and two terms as its President), secured farm lending, representation of farm lenders/banks, drafting of farm leases and crop contracts, and familiarity with farming issues arising out of his ownership of pistachio, almond and kiwi producing properties as well as foothill grazing lands.
J Reuben Clark Law School, Brigham Young University, cum laude (J.D., 1976)
Brigham Young University, magna cum laude (B.S., 1973)
BAR & COURT ADMISSIONS
All California State Courts
United States District Court for Eastern District of California
United States Supreme Court
POINTS OF DISTINCTION
AV® Distinguished Rating from Peers as reported by Martindale & Hubbell®
Boy Scouts of America – Eagle Scout
Recipient American Jurisprudence Award in Natural Resources and Water Law.
Co- Author: ” Mortgage Foreclosure in California,” National Business Institute, Instructor, 1991; and, “Foreclosure and Repossession in California, ” Instructor, 1993.
Fresno Irrigation District – Elected Board Member, then President (2000 general election: 2-11)
Sequoia Council, Boy Scouts of America – Past President and Current Executive Board Member
Domus Mitis Foundation – Past President
Baltic Mission for Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, serving in Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania & Belarus – Past President (2011-2014)
ORGANIZATIONS & MEMBERSHIPS
California State Bar Association – Real Property Section
Fresno County Bar Association