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James Bostwick Selected to The Best Lawyers in America© 2020
James Bostwick Selected to The Best Lawyers in America© 2020

Bostwick & Peterson, LLP is led by talented and passionate attorneys, including Firm Founder James S. Bostwick . Over the years, Bostwick has helped our team recover over $750M for clients, and has garnered numerous awards and accolades along the way – the most recent being ...

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