Richard C. Boardman - Perkins Coie LLP

Richard C. Boardman

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2007

Richard Boardman, a partner in the firm's Boise office, focuses his practice on civil litigation (trial and appellate), commercial litigation, construction law and intellectual property litigation.

Richard was selected as the recipient of the Perkins Coie 2010 Pro Bono Leadership Award because of his consistent leadership efforts and long history of pro bono service.  During his career at Perkins, Richard has taken on pro bono cases directly as well as supervised associates on their matters. His primary work has been in the area of family law representing individuals and guardians ad litem under the Idaho Child Protective Act.  Richard has also been assigned by the U.S. District Court to provide representation to prisoners denied medical care.  He is a leader outside of the firm as well who focuses on increasing pro bono across his state through his service on the Idaho Pro Bono Commission.

Idaho State UniversityBA University of Idaho College of LawJ.D.
Idaho State Bar AssociationWashington State Bar Association Idaho Association of Defense Counsel Defense Research Institute Idaho Volunteer Lawyers Program/CASA, Guardian ad Litem representation Idaho Pro Bono Commission

Case History

Other Court Admissions
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
  • U.S. District Court for the District of Idaho

Office Location

1111 West Jefferson Street, Suite 500
Boise, ID 83702-5391
United States

Lawyer of the Year Awards

2013 Lawyer of the Year in Construction Law of the Boise Metro Area
Richard C. Boardman has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2013!

Practice Areas

Commercial Litigation (Civil Litigation, Complex Litigation, Construction)
Construction Law (Construction Disputes, Insurance Coverage)
Litigation - Intellectual Property