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.