Joseph was born and raised in Whitehorse, Yukon. He earned his bachelor’s degree at the University of British Columbia and his Juris Doctor Degree from Dalhousie University in Halifax, Nova Scotia.
As an articling student, Joseph volunteered with Amici Curiea, a non-profit organization, working with residential school survivors on Federal Indian Day School Class Action Settlement claims. Prior to practising law, he worked as a wildland firefighter for Yukon First Nations Wildfire.
Joseph’s work focuses on the areas of general litigation, insurance defence and personal injury litigation, both for the Plaintiff and Defendant. He has appeared on behalf of clients in matters before the Provincial Court of British Columbia and the Supreme Court of British Columbia.
In his free time, Joseph enjoys golfing, snowboarding, and mountain biking.
It is with great sadness that we announce the sudden passing of our Friend, Colleague and Partner at Law, Jeffrey Boschert on January 19, 2022. Jeff was the Managing Partner of the Vernon Office of DuMoulin Boskovich LLP. Jeff had extensive experience in his field which included over 25 years in Real Estate Development. Jeff assisted his clients in every stage of the development process.
Jeff grew up on Vancouver Island. He earned his Bachelor of Arts at the University of British Columbia and his Bachelor of Law at the University of Victoria. Jeff was called to the Bar in 1995 and began his career in Victoria with the Firm, Crease Harman. Jeff went on to work as in-house legal counsel for a major strata-titled rental pool resort development on Vancouver Island before moving to Vernon. Jeff joined Davidson Lawyers LLP in 2002 where he was an Associate and Partner for 18 years. Jeff then joined forces with DuMoulin Boskovich LLP to open their second location in Vernon.
Jeff was the past President of the Vernon Bar Association, a past Director of both the North Okanagan Employment Enhancement Society (NOESS) and the United Way as well as a current Director of The People Place.
Jeff will be missed by his two boys, family, friends and colleagues.
Please contact Sunny Gakhal, Partner, DuMoulin Boskovich LLP at 1-604-669-5500 or 778-943-2077 with any questions or inquiries.