Stephen Oliver joined Pearson Butler as an experienced litigator and is licensed to practice law in both Nevada and Utah. While practicing in Nevada, Stephen cultivated a reputation for zealous and effective advocacy for his clients. He amassed substantial trial experience, participating in over twenty (20) trials while in Nevada and further arguing hearings before virtually every family court justice in Southern Nevada, even participating in evidentiary proceedings in Federal Court.
Stephen’s breadth of experience allows him to give tailored and strategic advice to help his clients receive the most favorable outcome under the circumstances. Stephen believes that the best results are obtained when a thorough strategic plan is developed at the beginning of any case and then executed with precision. Whether through aggressive negotiation, litigation, or even pushing proceedings through to trial, Stephen is a zealous advocate for every one of his clients.
Stephen was raised in Provo, Utah. Stephen graduated from Brigham Young University with a degree in Political Science. He received his Juris Doctor from the J. Rueben Clark Law School at Brigham Young University, graduating with honors. While in law school, Stephen had the pleasure of serving as an intern for the Honorable Kent Dawson of the Federal District Court of Nevada and the Honorable Clark Waddoups of the Federal District Court of Utah. Stephen is a member of the Nevada State Bar – Family Law Section, the Utah Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, and the J. Reuben Clark Law Society.
Stephen, his wife Miriam, and their two (2) children are proud to call Utah their home. When not representing his clients, Stephen enjoys spending time with his family and friends, attending sporting events, and playing golf.
- 100% of practice devoted to Litigation
J. Reuben Clark Law School, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah
- J.D., Cum Laude- 2015
Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah
- B.A. – 2012
- Major: Political Science
- Nevada, 2016
- Utah, 2015
- Super Lawyers Rising Stars (2019)
Professional Associations and Memberships:
- State Bar of Nevada – Family Law Section
- J. Reuben Clark Law Society
- Utah Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
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