Salt Lake City – Shareholders at Durham Jones & Pinegar elected three new shareholders effective Nov. 1. New shareholders include Elijah L. Milne, Elisabeth Calvert Smith and Andrew V. Wright. The firm’s Board of Directors also appointed Gregory N. Barrick as the chair of the Estate Planning section and David P. Rose as the Chair of the firm’s Real Estate section.
Milne practices in the firm’s St. George office where he focuses on civil and appellate litigation. He received his LL.M. from Columbia University School of Law, his J.D. from Michigan State University College of Law and his B.A. from Brigham Young University. He joined the firm in 2011.
Smith’s practice focuses on corporate and securities matters including mergers & acquisitions, corporate governance and general matters of business and finance law. She is based in the firm’s Salt Lake City office. She received her J.D. from Boston University School of Law, her M.S. in political economics and a B.A. in economics from Utah State University. She previously worked at Boston University School of Law as a faculty member and lecturer in law and in the Boston offices of Goodwin Procter. She joined D|J|P in 2012.
Wright’s practice is primarily civil and commercial litigation. He also has experience litigating domestic disputes, defending criminal defendants and conducting appeals. He received his J.D. from the Sturm College of Law at the University of Denver and his B.A. from Utah Valley State College. He joined the firm in 2013 and works in D|J|P’s recently opened Lehi office.
Barrick has served on the firm’s Board of Directors and previously served as the Chair of the Tax and Estate Planning Section. His practice concentrates on estate planning, where he represents clients with respect to family wealth, estate and asset preservation planning. He received his J.D. and B.A. from Brigham Young University. Barrick is a fellow of the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel and serves as the state chair of the ACTEC for Utah.
Rose serves on the firm’s Board of Directors and previously as the Chair of the Real Estate Section. His practice focuses on real estate and business transactions. He has experience in real estate acquisition and development, financing, land use laws and entity formation. He received his J.D. from Harvard Law School and his B.S. from the University of Utah.