As one of Utah’s leading full-service law firms, Pearson Butler is often recognized for our groundbreaking work in dozens of different practice areas, from taxation to estate planning to medical malpractice law. Now we’re excited to share that Pearson Butler has been honored yet again, with 7 of our attorneys named as “Utah’s Legal Elite” by Utah Business Magazine in 2020!
Created to showcase top legal talent across Utah, the Legal Elite is an important publication series within the Utah Business Magazine media collection. By publishing an annual list of the attorneys and firms deemed the most “elite” by their peers, Utah Business Magazine aims to provide the public with relevant, accurate information about who to choose for critical cases.
The following Pearson Butler attorneys were included in this prestigious list for 2020:
- Kyle Adams – Medical Malpractice
- Richard Frandsen – Collections
- Marlene Gonzalez – Immigration
- Paden Hanson – Up and Coming
- Jenna Hatch – Taxation
- Randy Holmgren – Estate Planning
- Elliot Smith –Taxation
About the Legal Elite Selection Process
For over 25 years, Utah Business Magazine has been trusted as the leading business magazine for entrepreneurs, professionals, and attorneys throughout Utah. In recent years, the media company has also pivoted to highlighting the best of the “Silicon Slopes,” providing fresh and relevant content to professionals across a range of emerging industries.
As such, Utah Business Magazine enjoys a close relationship with the local legal community and has the reputation and resources to create comprehensive legal ranking lists. To be eligible for inclusion on the Legal Elite list, a prospective candidate must first pass a rigorous selection and voting process, conducted by Utah Business Magazine and its team of independent research professionals.
To be classified as one of Utah’s Legal Elite, an attorney must meet the following criteria:
- Achieve a high standard of excellence within their field
- Maintain a positive reputation for quality, ethics, and client service
- Receive multiple peer nominations from attorneys in their practice area and community
- Pass evaluation by a third-party panel team composed of previous Legal Elite veterans
On behalf of our entire team here at Pearson Butler, we’d like to congratulate Attorneys Adams, Frandsen, Gonzalez, Hanson, Hatch, Holmgren, and Smith for their inclusion on the Legal Elite 2020 list. As a firm, we will continue to focus our efforts on providing caring, committed counsel for clients throughout Utah.
Contact our award-winning firm today at (800) 265-2314 to get started with a consultation!