Bruce J. Boehm

Bruce J. Boehm

Salt Lake City, Utah

Bruce J. Boehm is a partner in the law firm of McKay, Burton & Thurman, where he concentrates on representing and advising businesses throughout the western United States with respect to business and employment matters. A problem solver, he has defended clients in all types of matters, including lawsuits with millions of dollars at stake. Prior to joining McKay, Burton & Thurman, Bruce practiced in California with an international law firm. He graduated cum laude from the J. Reuben Clark Law School, where he served as a member of the BYU Law Review. He also serves as a volunteer board member of the Mali Rising Foundation, a charitable foundation which builds schools in Mali, Africa. Bruce is rated AV Preeminent (the highest ranking available) by Martindale-Hubbell and has been recognized as one of Utah's legal elite by the Utah Business magazine and as a Super Lawyer by Super Lawyers Magazine.

Areas of Practice

  • Litigation
  • Labor and Employment Law
  • Restaurant & Hospitality Law

Bar Admissions

  • Utah, 2004
  • California, 1996
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of California
  • U.S. District Court Central District of California
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of California, 1996
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 9th Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 10th Circuit


  • Brigham Young University, J. Reuben Clark Law School, Provo, Utah
    • J.D. cum laude - 1996
    • Honors: Member: BYU Moot Court Team (1994-1995)
    • Law Review: BYU Law Review
  • Brigham Young University
    • B.A. cum laude - 1993
    • Honors: University Honors

Honors and Awards

  • Utah’s Legal Elite, Utah Business Magazine

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Utah State Bar, Member, Litigation and Employment Sections

Pro Bono Activities

  • Mali Rising Foundation, Board Member


  • Swedish