News: Three of C&J's attorneys have been selected by their peers for 2018's Best Lawyers in America awards
// Aug 17, 2017
Sarah Spencer was recognized for her work in the area of Commercial Litigation. This will be the second year running that Sarah has earned this distinction in addition to being named as a "Rising Star" by Super Lawyers Magazine. Sarah's thorough, intelligent, and tactical legal work has helped many commercial clients navigate the minefield of litigation and come out the other side unscathed. She is known as an up-and-coming professional and even her opponents rave about her talent as a litigator. If your business is facing legal action, do yourself a favor and contact Sarah today.
Phil Ferguson was also selected for 2018's Best Lawyers in America list in both the area of Insurance Litigation, as well as Personal Injury Defense Litigation. In addition to these lists, Phil has been named as 2018's Salt Lake City Insurance Litigation "Lawyer of the Year" by Best Lawyers in America. Phil has been found listed on Best Lawyers' list every year since 2008 and he has been named as a "Legal Elite" by Utah Business every year since 2011. Phil has spent his career with complex litigation matters in professional liability, construction, and product liability matters, to name a few. Phil has an incredible grasp and memory for so many areas of the law. His expertise and skill has been honed over the course of his storied career. If you are facing a high-stakes legal battle involving complex commercial issues then you need to contact Phil today.
Karra Porter was named as one of the Best Lawyers in America on 2018's list for her work in Insurance Law. Karra is consistently recognized as one of the most experienced and successful commercial and appellate litigators in the state. She has handled many high-profile cases and aided clients with complex appeals, crisis management, and media relations. Karra is also known as an "attorney's attorney", advising other lawyers and firms on particularly large and complex cases. Her work in the area of bad faith has made her a top insurance law expert. If you need the very best representation on a high-profile or complex case, you can do no better than to contact Karra today.
Steve Kelson's research on violence against attorneys cited by ABA Journal
// Aug 31, 2018
The recent ABA Journal features Steve Kelson in an article discussing violence against attorneys. Steve has reviewed nearly 12,0000 surveys from 27 states all on his own time to help the ABA compile national numbers. This recognition of his work is well deserved.
7 Attorneys from C&J selected for 25th edition of 'The Best Lawyers in America'
// Aug 15, 2018
The Best Lawyers 2019 edition was released today and 7 attorneys from Chistensen & Jensen were selected by their peers for inclusion in the Best Lawyers in America publication. Geoff Haslam was also named "Lawyer of the Year" by Best Lawyers for his work in Insurance Law.
American Board of Trial Advocates welcomes Ruth Shapiro
// Aug 10, 2018
Christensen & Jensen's own Ruth Shapiro recently became a full member of the American Board of Trial Advocates. ABOTA is an "invitation only" organization that invites members of hight personal character and honorable reputation.