Christensen & Jensen | 257 East 200 South, Ste 1100 Salt Lake City, Utah 84111

801.323.5000 kporter@chrisjen.com

Our Experience

Utah Lawyer Liability Cases

Recent Matters Handled For Lawyers and Law Firms Include:


      • Defended solo practitioner in disbarment trial
      • Defended law firm in multi-million dollar malpractice claim involving federal estate tax
      • Defended law firm against Bar complaint alleging failure to communicate
      • Represented multiple lawyers and law firms in disputes with former partners
      • Represented lawyers in fee disputes with clients
      • Defended family law practitioner in malpractice claim arising from a divorce
      • Defended appeal of favorable verdict based upon alleged trial misconduct by counsel
      • Represented law firm in large fee dispute through Bar’s fee arbitration service


    • Hired by law firm to overturn dismissal of client’s claim as sanction for violating mediation confidentiality
    • Defended law firms in claims for allegedly missing statute of limitations in medical malpractice and insurance matters
    • Defended law firm from claim by client when co-clients rejected settlement offer
    • Defended Bar matter involving law firm accused of discovery misconduct
    • Defended law firm for allegedly failing to detect fiduciary malfeasance
    • Defended law firm in claim alleging incorrect advice on dischargeability of debt
    • Defended lawyer in claim alleging mishandling of trustee’s sale