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Givens Pursley LLP

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Managing Partners: Christopher J Beeson, L Edward Miller
Number of partners: 30
Number of lawyers: 40
Languages: English

Firm Overview:
Givens Pursley is a full-service law firm built on authenticity, ingenuity and community. The firm’s agile, innovative approach and strong local connections serve to solve its clients’ complex legal issues across many practice areas, including: agriculture, business, finance, employment, government affairs, healthcare, land use, real estate, water, and environmental law. The lawyers at Givens Pursley know that creating value demands that they offer and deliver inspired, efficient, and certain real world solutions in an ever more complex and abstract legal environment.

Administrative & Regulatory Law,
Business, Finance & Banking,
Creditors’ Rights & Bankruptcy,
Employment Law,
Environmental Law,
Government Affairs,
Mergers & Acquisitions,
Natural Resources,
Real Estate & Land Use,
Road & Access Law,
Tax & Estate Planning,
Water Rights

Main Areas of Practice:


6 partners, 11 attorneys based in Boise, Idaho
■ Representation of Bank of America in connection with restructure of $225 million agricultural credit facility
■ Representation of various secured creditors involving agricultural concerns
Key Clients: Bank of America, N.A.; Bank of the West; Banner Bank; Wells Fargo Bank
Contact: Kelly Greene McConnell
Tel: 208 388 1200
Email: [email protected]

Labor & Employment:
5 partners, 11 attorneys based in Boise, Idaho
Contact: Robert B White
Tel: 208 388 1200
Email: [email protected]

14 partners, 20 attorneys based in Boise, Idaho
■ Representation of Greater Boise Auditorium District in connection with $40 million three-phase expansion of convention center facility
Key Clients: Agri Beef Co.; Chobani Global Holdings, LLC/Chobani Idaho, LLC; Saint Alphonsus Health System, Inc.; TitleOne Corporation; U.S. Bank; Zions Bank, N.A.
Contact: Judson B Montgomery
Tel: 208 388 1200
Email: [email protected]

14 partners, 22 attorneys based in Boise, Idaho
 ■ Representation of Battelle Energy Alliance, LLC regarding litigation arising from operation of Idaho National Laboratory
■ Successfully obtained dismissal of claims alleging damages exceeding $75 million against Tianwei New Energy Holdings Co., Ltd.
■ Representation of property owners association in successfully arguing that state law banning rental restrictions in CCRs was not retroactive
Key Clients: Battelle Energy Alliance, LLC; General Mills, Inc.; Sorrento Lactalis, Inc.; Tianwei New Energy Holdings Co., Ltd.; TitleOne Corporation
Contact: Thomas E Dvorak
Tel: 208 388 1200
Email: [email protected]

Natural Resources:
11 partners, 11 attorneys based in Boise, Idaho
■ Representation of SUEZ Water Idaho on all water rights and public utilities matters
■ Representation of North Kootenai Water & Sewer District on municipal water rights matters
■ Representation of Utah Association of Municipal Power Systems on utilities matters
■ Representation of Cities of Hailey, Nampa, and Heyburn on water rights
■ Representation of Sorrento Lactalis, Inc. on environmental matters
Key Clients: SUEZ Water Idaho; North Kootenai Water & Sewer District; Utah Association of Municipal Power Systems; Sorrento Lactalis, Inc.; City of Nampa
Contact: Christopher H Meyer
Tel: 208 388 1200
Email: [email protected]

Real Estate:
20 partners, 25 attorneys based in Boise, Idaho
■ Real estate and entitlement work for new $110 million commercial development in Idaho Falls, Idaho, including urban renewal project funding
■ Real estate and entitlement work to construct new 36,000 cow dairy in Malta, Idaho
Key Clients: Amy’s Kitchen, Inc.; Brighton Corporation; Greater Boise Auditorium District; Grossman Company Properties; Local Construct Advisors LLC; Millenkamp Cattle, Inc.; Morgan Construction, Inc.
Contact: L Edward Miller
Tel: 208 388 1200
Email: [email protected]