The Top 25 Attorneys of Utah for 2024

Attorney Intel is pleased to announce the Top 25 Attorneys of Utah for 2024. Also known as the Beehive State, Utah's growing tech economy, strong law schools and overall quality of life have led several national law firms to open offices in the state in recent years. Those law firms include Kirkland & Ellis, Mayer Brown and Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati. Attorneys on this year's list focus on capital market transactions, mergers and acquisitions, real estate disputes and diversity and inclusion counseling.

Among this year's awardees is Deno Himonas, Partner at Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati, who served as a Utah Supreme Court Justice for seven years before joining the firm. Awardee Langdon Owen, Attorney at Cohne Kinghorn P.C., has practiced law since 1977 and handles transactions up to tens of millions of dollars, offering expert advice in tax, business, estate planning and health care regulation. Also awarded is Melanie Vartabedian, Partner at Ballard Spahr. She is experienced in government-appointed receiverships, having represented a receiver in a high-stakes case involving over $350 million in assets and 5,500 defrauded investors nationwide.

Please join us in celebrating the accomplishments of The Top 25 Attorneys of Utah for 2024.


1. David Angerbauer
Partner, Dentons

David Angerbauer is a Partner at Dentons. He first joined the company in 2016. Dentons operates in over 80 countries and provides legal solutions to help its clients grow, protect, operate and finance their organizations. Angerbauer specializes in private funds, mergers and acquisitions, opportunity zones, corporate law, securities offerings, commercial contracts and complex business transactions. Having served as General Counsel and Chief Administrative Officer of a multinational NYSE-listed public company, as well as General Counsel of an early-stage investment firm, he has a unique understanding of how clients expect counsel to assist in developing creative and pragmatic solutions to their challenging legal and business matters.

For over 30 years, Angerbauer has represented public and private clients across various industries, including real estate, finance, energy and information technology. Angerbauer earned a Juris Doctor from the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law. He also has an MBA in finance from the University of Utah - David Eccles School of Business and an undergraduate degree in finance from the University of Utah.


2. Juli Blanch
Partner, Parsons Behle & Latimer

Juli Blanch is a trial attorney and partner focusing on commercial litigation at Parsons, Behle & Latimer's Salt Lake City location. In addition to its Salt Lake City office, the firm has nine additional offices across the Intermountain West in locations such as Park City, Utah, and Reno, Nevada. Blanch handles real estate disputes, partnership disputes, breach of fiduciary duty and fraud claims.

Blanch is a member of the American College of Trial Lawyers and the International Society of Barristers. She also belongs to the American Board of Trial Advocates, which requires 10 first-chair civil jury trials, tried to verdict, for membership. She is recognized in Chambers for commercial litigation. Additionally, Blanch has regularly made the Super Lawyers Top 100 Mountain States Top Lawyers list and was recognized as a Lawdragon 500 Litigator in 2022 and 2023. She graduated with a double-major, double-minor BA from Indiana University and earned her Juris Doctor at Harvard Law School.


3. Edgar Lewandowski
Partner, Simpson Thacher & Bartlett

Edgar Lewandowski is a Partner in the corporate department of Simpson Thacher & Bartlett, where he leads high-profile matters such as IPOs and financings. The global law firm has numerous practice areas, including corporate, litigation, private funds, real estate, and capital markets. In addition to corporate transactions, Lewandowski advises public companies on ongoing SEC reporting, corporate governance and other matters. His clients include private equity, technology, real estate, asset management, hospitality, manufacturing and construction materials leaders.

Lewandowski has been practicing law for 20 years. He has been recognized as a "BTI Client Service All-Star" and a "Next Generation Lawyer" in the real estate investment trust (REIT) practice area. Lewandowski was born and raised in Northern Utah, where he resides with his family. He is licensed to practice law in Utah, Colorado and New York. Lewandowski earned a Juris Doctor from New York University and a BA, magna cum laude, from Columbia University.


4. Lance Hancock
Partner, Kirkland & Ellis

Lance Hancock is a Partner in the Salt Lake City office of Kirkland & Ellis. The global law firm serves clients in private equity, mergers and acquisitions, litigation, white-collar and government disputes, restructurings and intellectual property matters. Hancock's practice guides issuers in capital market transactions, including public offerings, common and preferred stock offerings, high-yield note offerings and mergers and acquisitions involving public companies. His practices also focus on corporate governance, securities law compliance, and environmental, social and governance (ESG).

Hancock's favorite part of his job is helping clients solve problems and close deals to access the capital they need to reach their business objectives. He graduated from the University of Pennsylvania Carey Law School with a Juris Doctor. He earned an MBA in finance from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania and an undergraduate degree in management from the Brigham Young University Marriott School of Business.


5. Matt Durham
Partner, Dorsey & Whitney

Matt Durham is a Partner at Dorsey & Whitney. He first joined the company in 2022. Dorsey & Whitney is a leader in mergers and acquisitions. According to Thomson Reuters, the firm has ranked in the top 10 among all law firms for the number of US M&A deals completed every year since 1994.

Durham defends employers in Utah and throughout the West before state and federal courts and administrative agencies in disputes involving employment discrimination, harassment, wrongful termination, wage and hour, drug testing, leave, noncompetition, workplace torts, benefits and labor/occupational safety issues. In addition to litigation, he routinely advises employers on developing and implementing personnel policies and complying with state and federal employment laws. Durham has been ranked as one of "America's Leading Business Lawyers" by Chambers USA from 2005 to 2023. He earned a Juris Doctor from the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law and an undergraduate degree in political science from the University of Utah.


6. Langdon Owen
Attorney, Cohne Kinghorn P.C.

Langdon Owen is an Attorney for Cohne Kinghorn P.C. Cohne Kinghorn handles major transactions and litigation matters while providing personal service to its clients. Centered in Salt Lake City, the firm provides regional representation throughout Utah and the Intermountain West for local and national clients. Owen has represented clients in transactions of up to tens of millions of dollars across various industries since 1977. He gives tax, business and estate planning advice, structures various forms of business organizations and advises on health care regulation and compliance issues.

Owen was one of the founding shareholders of the firm that is now Cohne Kinghorn. Prior to that position, he was a shareholder with Watkiss and Saperstein. He has authored several legal articles and lectured before bar groups and the public on tax, estate planning and business topics. He is a mediator in business disputes and an arbitrator for several national arbitration agencies. Owen holds an AB from the University of California and obtained a Juris Doctor from the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law.


7. Monica Call
Partner, Foley & Lardner

Monica Call is a Partner at Foley & Lardner, a law firm that stands at the nexus of the energy, health care & life sciences, innovative technology and manufacturing sectors. The firm has 1,100 lawyers across 25 offices worldwide. Call's practice focuses on business litigation disputes, including commercial contracts, business torts, antitrust and unfair competition, intellectual property, securities, professional liability and corporate governance matters. She is a Salt Lake City-based partner in the firm's litigation department and a Business Litigation & Dispute Resolution Practice Group member.

Call has represented clients in complex litigation in state and federal courts and at arbitration. She regularly litigates license agreements, trademark, and patent disputes and has assisted clients with internal investigations. Call has also represented clients in employment disputes involving covenants not to compete and nondisclosure obligations. She graduated from Stanford Law School with a Juris Doctor and she obtained an undergraduate degree in political science and biology from the University of Utah.


8. Douglas Smith
Partner, Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard & Smith

Douglas Smith is a Partner in the Salt Lake City office of Lewis Brisbois. He is a member of the Tax and General Liability Practices. Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard & Smith is a national, full-service law firm with more than 1,600 attorneys and 54 offices in 30 states and the District of Columbia. The firm's nationwide practice is well-versed in current legal trends. Its state practices provide resources and knowledge of procedural and legal nuances.

Smith has represented clients in federal income and state and local tax matters. He has represented clients before the Internal Revenue Service, the Office of Appeals, the Federal Court and various administrative bodies and courts in multiple states. He has also represented clients in numerous transactional matters, including entity organizational issues, debt and equity financing, mergers and acquisitions and corporate governance.

Smith has significant experience as in-house and outside general counsel for start-ups and seasoned companies. He also has extensive experience in litigation matters, primarily focusing on defending insurers and their insureds. Smith earned a Juris Doctor from J. Reuben Clark Law School, Brigham Young University, an LLM in taxation from New York University School of Law and an undergraduate degree in economics from the University of Utah.


9. Deno Himonas
Partner, Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati

Deno Himonas is a Partner at Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati. The firm's services and legal disciplines focus on serving the principal challenges faced by the management and boards of directors of business enterprises. Himonas began his career in 2006 and has 18 years of experience. He focuses on complex governance and regulatory issues and appellate matters. Himonas is involved in pro bono matters involving access to justice and individual rights. For example, he recently helped secure an order in Utah that halted a law barring transgender girls from playing girls' sports.

Before joining Wilson Sonsini, Himonas served on the Utah Supreme Court for seven years, where he participated in hundreds of appeals that span nearly all areas of the law. Before his appointment to Utah's highest court, Himonas served as a trial court judge in the state for almost 11 years. He tried over 100 cases in that capacity and presided over thousands of matters. Himonas is an Innovator-in-Residence at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law. He earned his Juris Doctor from the University of Chicago and a BA from the University of Utah.


10. Chase Adams
Partner, Steele Adams Hosman

Chase Adams began his professional career 10 years ago. Today, he is a Partner and Personal Injury Attorney at Steele Adams Hosman. Based in Salt Lake City, Steele Adams Hosman offers dedicated legal representation to victims of severe accidents and injuries throughout the state. With over 25 years of combined experience, the firm's personal injury attorneys have recovered millions of dollars in compensation for their clients.

Adams has been recognized by Super Lawyers Rising Stars and The National Trial Lawyers: Top 40 Under 40. These distinctions are awarded to legal professionals who are considered to be "attorneys to watch" by their peers. He has tried 20 cases to verdict, with most being for plaintiffs. Adams completed his Juris Doctorate at the University of Utah Law School as a Leary Scholar. He has been admitted to the Utah, Washington and Arizona bars.


11. Matt Wells
Partner, Mayer Brown

Matt Wells is a Partner at Mayer Brown. He first joined the company in 2022. Mayer Brown is a global law firm that advises leading companies and financial institutions on complex deals and disputes. The firm's reach spans four continents and has approximately 200 lawyers in New York, London and Hong Kong, the world's three largest financial centers. Wells started his legal career in Silicon Valley in 2000. Since then, he has facilitated the formation, financing and harvest of hundreds of successful high-growth companies. Wells has represented entrepreneurs, growth enterprises, venture capital firms, private equity sponsors and strategic acquirers in completing upwards of 300 preferred stock financings and 150 M&A transactions of all sizes.

Wells works with growth companies from start-up through exit in the software, technology, fintech, edtech, media, data, biotech, medical device, health care, consumer products and services, restaurants and specialty foods industries. He also represents national and international clients, making inbound equity investments and nationwide middle market acquisitions of private companies. Wells has facilitated cross-border acquisitions involving the UK, Ireland, France and several other countries. He earned a Juris Doctor from the University of Virginia School of Law and an undergraduate degree in anthropology from Brigham Young University.


12. Stacy Ehrlich
Partner, Kleinfeld Kaplan & Becker

Stacy Ehrlich is a Partner at Kleinfeld Kaplan & Becker. The firm's practice concentrates on regulating products subject to the jurisdiction of the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA). Ehrlich has over 25 years of experience counseling clients on regulatory and advertising law matters in the pharmaceutical, food, dietary supplement, tobacco, cosmetic and medical device industries. She provides practical, creative and strategic advice to help clients achieve their business goals in compliance with laws and regulations implemented and enforced by the FDA, US Department of Agriculture (USDA), Federal Trade Commission (FTC), Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) and related federal, state and local agencies.

Before joining KKB, Ehrlich clerked for the Honorable Alexander B. Denson in the United States District Court of the Eastern District of North Carolina and practiced food and drug law at a large DC-based international law firm. She graduated from Harvard Law School with a Juris Doctor and Emory University with an undergraduate degree in English.


13. Evan Strassberg
Partner, Michael Best & Friedrich

Evan Strassberg is a Partner at Michael Best & Friedrich, a leading law firm, providing a full range of legal services to clients on a global, regional, and local basis. The firm has more than 400 legal professionals, including nearly 300 attorneys, serving clients in 17 offices across the U.S. in Colorado; Illinois; North Carolina; Texas; Utah; Washington, D.C.; and Wisconsin. Strassberg is a seasoned litigator and trial attorney with nearly 25 years of professional experience. He represents institutional and individual clients in high-stakes and often complex litigation in state and federal courts, as well as in arbitration proceedings. Strassberg has represented clients in courts all over the country and is an actively licensed member of the Utah and California bars. He has handled a wide variety of matters but has expertise in claims involving breach of contract, fraud, breach of fiduciary duty, and violations of state and federal securities laws.

Strassberg serves the Utah legal community as Co-Chair of both the Utah State Bar’s Admissions Committee and Character and Fitness Committee. Since 2021, he has also served as a member of the Board of Directors of Women of the World, a non-profit organization based in Utah that helps forcibly displaced women from across the globe in their efforts to obtain economic independence in their new homeland. Strassberg graduated from the University of Utah with a JD and an undergraduate degree in political science.


14. Tawni Anderson
Partner, Hall Prangle & Schoonveld

Tawni Anderson is a Partner in the Salt Lake City office of Hall, Prangle & Schoonveld (HPS). She specializes in medical malpractice defense, representing hospitals, physicians and other health care providers, defending claims involving neurological, neurosurgical, psychiatric and emergency medicine issues. Anderson also represents practitioners in administrative matters concerning licensure and counsels health care providers on corporate, transactional and regulatory issues.

Before practicing medical malpractice defense, Anderson spent several years trying cases as a plaintiff's lawyer. She also gained appellate experience early in her career. As a trial attorney, she has appeared before the Utah Supreme Court and the US District Court for the District of Utah.

Anderson is a past president of the Salt Lake City-based David K. Watkiss–Sutherland II American Inn of Court and appears regularly on Utah Business magazine's "Legal Elite" list. She has served on the Judicial Ethics Advisory Committee for the Utah Judicial Council and the Appellate Rules Advisory Committee of the Utah Supreme Court. She served on the executive committee of the Utah State Bar's Appellate Practice Section for seven years, including a term as chair. Anderson earned a Juris Doctor from the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law and a BA in French Literature from Reed College.


15. Chad Pugh
Partner, Buchalter

Chad Pugh is a Partner at Buchalter. He joined the company in 2022. Buchalter is a full-service business law firm with offices in Arizona, California, Colorado, Oregon, Utah and Washington. The firm has over 300 attorneys specializing in banking and finance, corporate, health care, insolvency and financial solutions, litigation, labor and employment, intellectual property, real estate, tax and estate planning.

Pugh represents clients in commercial litigation, emphasizing consumer financial services, securities and real property matters. He has broad experience representing lenders in mortgage-related litigation under federal and state consumer protection laws, including the Truth in Lending Act, the Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act, the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act, the Fair Credit Reporting Act and unfair trade practices statutes. His commercial litigation experience includes securities litigation, labor and employment, white-collar defense and bankruptcy litigation. He received his Juris Doctor from Boston University School of Law, cum laude, where he was an editor of the American Journal of Law & Medicine. He earned his BA in political science, magna cum laude, from Brigham Young University.


16. Juliana Yee
Partner, Munger, Tolles & Olson

Juliana Yee is a Partner at Munger, Tolles & Olson (MTO). The 200-lawyer national practice is based in Los Angeles and represents clients in complex, high-profile matters. Yee litigates high-stakes disputes, including class actions, mass actions and trials, in state and federal court and across industries such as technology, entertainment, higher education and financial services.

Yee maintains an active pro bono practice focused on civil rights. She is a member of the David K. Watkiss–Sutherland II Inn of Court and is currently the co-chair of the Development Committee of the Utah Center for Legal Inclusion, which works to advance diversity and inclusion in Utah's legal profession. In 2019, Yee completed a three-month fellowship as a volunteer Assistant District Attorney for the San Francisco District Attorney's Office, first chairing four criminal jury trials to a verdict.

Before joining the firm, Yee clerked for Judge Vince Chhabria of the US District Court for the Northern District of California and Judge Jay Bybee of the US Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit. Yee graduated from Stanford Law School with a Juris Doctor and from the University of Virginia with an undergraduate degree in foreign affairs and art history.


17. Marty Banks
Partner, Parr Brown Gee & Loveless

Marty Banks began his professional career 35 years ago. Today, he is a Partner at Parr Brown Gee & Loveless, a leading law firm in Salt Lake City. More than 70 attorneys assist clients with complex financing, acquisition and commercial transactions, as well as litigation, arbitration and mediation on a local, regional, national and international basis. Banks advises clients on issues related to occupational safety and health matters. His practice includes assisting industrial, commercial and construction clients in handling OSHA inspections, defending OSHA citations, assisting with industrial accidents, counseling on OSHA compliance programs and advising on cost-effective regulatory compliance requirements. His OSHA practice includes helping clients in both federal OSHA matters and in state-delegated OSHA matters.

Banks was a partner at Stoel Rives before joining Parr Brown. He was formerly a trial attorney at the US Department of Justice (1991–1994) and an associate at White & Case (1989–1991). He graduated from The George Washington University Law School with a Juris Doctor and from Brigham Young University with an undergraduate degree in accounting.


18. Cortland Andrews
Partner, Snell & Wilmer

Cortland Andrews is a Partner at Snell & Wilmer. He joined the company in 2009 as an associate. Snell & Wilmer is a full-service business law firm with more than 450 lawyers practicing in 16 locations throughout the United States and Mexico. The firm represents large, publicly traded corporations to small businesses, individuals and entrepreneurs. Andrews represents clients in forming and structuring their businesses, mergers, acquisitions and divestitures, private equity and venture capital transactions, regulatory compliance, securities regulation, joint ventures, partnerships and corporate governance efforts. He also assists and advises clients in the ongoing operation of their businesses, including the negotiation, preparation and management of contracts, guidance concerning institutional, state and federal regulatory compliance and the implementation of operational tools and processes.

Andrews has represented private and public companies and private equity firms across several industries, including communications, consumer lending, financial services, manufacturing, medical devices and services, oil, gas, renewable energy and natural resources and agriculture. He earned a Juris Doctor from Brigham Young University, J. Reuben Clark Law School, an LLM from the University of Florida - Fredric G. Levin College of Law and an undergraduate degree in construction management from Brigham Young University.


19. Eric Hoyt
Partner, Kunzler Bean & Adamson

Eric Hoyt is a Partner in the corporate and business law group at Kunzler Bean & Adamson, focusing his practice on advising high-growth start-up companies at all stages, from formation to exit. The firm represents clients whose needs range from full-service representation to a one-time company formation or trademark registration. Hoyt represents angel and venture capital investors in their investments in start-up companies. He often serves in an "outside general counsel" role for his start-up clients, building a long-term relationship and providing legal and strategic advice on commercial, corporate and securities matters, including negotiating venture capital and debt financings, drafting and negotiating commercial agreements and managing employee equity plans.

Before joining Kunzler Bean and Adamson, Hoyt was an associate at Cooley in Seattle. He graduated cum laude with a Juris Doctor from Harvard Law School, where he participated in the Transactional Law Clinic. He was an executive editor for the Journal of Law & Public Policy and a technical editor for the Harvard Law Negotiation Review. Hoyt interned at the Antitrust Division of the US Department of Justice during law school. He graduated summa cum laude from Brigham Young University with a degree in economics and minors in business management and political science.


20. Kristy Kimball
Partner, Holland & Hart

Kristy Kimball is a Partner at Holland & Hart. The firm provides legal advisory services to corporate and institutional clients. Kimball leverages corporate experience and deep knowledge of the health care and life sciences industries to help clients create practical and transformative compliance solutions.

Kimball worked in sales and management roles for Pfizer Consumer Healthcare for 13 years. She attended law school to help health care and life science companies better navigate federal and state regulations. She partners with her clients to focus on strategic business and growth opportunities to maximize their long-term success. Kimball has served as outside counsel to several major Utah healthcare companies, including the largest hospital holding company in the US. She counsels clients in the health care and life sciences industry on operational and regulatory issues, including fraud and abuse, HIPAA and state licensure and credentialing. She has also represented medical device and pharmaceutical companies, as well as clinical laboratories, guiding compliance, FDA audits, threatened FDA adverse action and the federal Sunshine Act. Kimball graduated from the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law with a Juris Doctor and from Brigham Young University with an undergraduate degree in sociology.


21. Stephen Wood
Partner, Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan

Stephen Wood is a Partner at Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan in Salt Lake City. He joined the company in 2018. The 1,000-plus lawyer firm is devoted solely to business litigation and arbitration. Its lawyers have tried over 2,300 cases and won 88% of them. Wood's practice focuses on complex business litigation, representing plaintiffs and defendants in corporate governance, intellectual property and commercial contract disputes.

Wood has successfully represented clients in trial and appellate courts in cases involving shareholder derivative actions, renewable energy developments, lender liability and high-technology patent infringement. He earned a Juris Doctor from Brigham Young University, J. Reuben Clark Law School and an undergraduate degree in political science from Brigham Young University.


22. Melanie Vartabedian
Partner, Ballard Spahr

Melanie Vartabedian is a Partner at Ballard Spahr, with over 600 lawyers in 15 US offices. Vartabedian handles commercial litigation matters, focusing on consumer financial services litigation, receivership matters and securities litigation, real estate disputes and diversity and inclusion counseling.

Vartabedian is experienced in government-appointed receiverships. She represented the receiver in the Securities and Exchange Commission v. American Pension Services et al., case 2:14-cv-00309-RJS-DBP (D. Utah), a receivership involving over $350 million in assets and 5,500 defrauded investors nationwide. She has prosecuted fraudulent transfer actions on behalf of the receiver in SEC receiverships and has defended clients sued by various receivers regarding fraud-related tort claims.

Vartabedian is passionate about diversity, equity and inclusion (DEI). She was co-leader for her firm's national women's group, Ballard Women, for seven years. She is a member of Ballard Spahr's internal Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Council, where she works closely with the firm's Chief Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Officer to implement firm-wide diversity initiatives. Her DEI work includes advising corporate clients on internal and external DEI policies and practices. She graduated from the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law with a Juris Doctor and an undergraduate degree in business management from the University of the Pacific.


23. Eric Babych
Partner, Barnes & Thornburg

Eric Babych is a Partner at Barnes & Thornburg, a national, full-service law firm representing clients ranging from Fortune 500 corporations to entrepreneurial growth companies. The firm provides services in more than 50 areas, including litigation, labor and employment, global services, health care, governmental services and finance, intellectual property, environmental and business.

Babych has prosecuted patent applications throughout Asia, Europe, Africa, Australia and the Americas. He has handled patent appeals before the United States Patent & Trademark Office and oppositions before the European Patent Office. He also provides freedom-to-operate, non-infringement, patentability and invalidity opinions and supports litigation teams involved in complex patent-related disputes.

Before practicing law, Babych worked as a medicinal chemist for a biopharmaceutical company, conducting complex research on cardiovascular and neurological diseases. He graduated from the University of Dayton School of Law with a Juris Doctor and an undergraduate degree in chemistry from the University of Utah.


24. Heidi Goebel
Founder and Managing Partner, Goebel Anderson PC

Heidi Goebel is the Founder and Managing Partner at Goebel Anderson PC, a majority women-owned law firm. The Salt Lake City-based firm covers practice areas such as commercial litigation, criminal defense, insurance law and workers' compensation.

Goebel specializes in commercial litigation and defending product liability/personal injury cases for national and local companies. Holding the title of a Certified Technology Master Advocate, she is a distinguished member of the Litigation Counsel of America and Best Lawyers. Goebel has consistently received recognition as one of Utah's "Legal Elite" by Utah Business magazine and has been honored as a "Super Lawyer" by Mountain States Super Lawyers. She has a Juris Doctor from Indiana University Maurer School of Law and an undergraduate degree in English and business management from Indiana University Bloomington.


25. Jenna Hatch
Partner, Pearson Butler

Jenna Hatch is a Partner at Pearson Butler. Pearson Butler has 60 dedicated professionals with over 30 qualified attorneys who excel in their specific areas of law. Hatch joined the firm in 2015 after litigating for four years in the greater Salt Lake area. Her professional focus involves a dual commitment to family law litigation and overseeing IRS Law Pros, the tax resolution division of Pearson Butler. Hatch enjoys problem-solving and helping her clients see actual results, whether in court or through resolving a tax matter.

Hatch specializes in handling custody modifications, divorces with complex financial portfolios and emergency family law cases. In her tax practice, she collaborates closely with a team that includes attorneys and CPAs, ensuring clients receive top-notch representation for their tax matters. She received her Juris Doctor from the J. Reuben Clark Law School at Brigham Young University in 2010 and is licensed to practice in Virginia and Utah.