Salt Lake City – The law firm Durham Jones & Pinegar (D|J|P) announced that it has expanded business into Utah County and that five former directors of the law firm Hill Johnson & Schmutz have joined D|J|P as shareholders. In addition to the new shareholders, six associate attorneys formerly with Hill Johnson & Schmutz have joined D|J|P.
Joining the firm as shareholders are Richard L. Hill, F. McKay Johnson, Stephen Quesenberry, Wm. Kelly Nash, and Douglas B. Thayer. New associates are Andrew V. Wright, Jessica Griffin Anderson, Aaron Robert-John Harris, Jordan K. Cameron, Mark R. Nelson and K. Ray Johnson. “We are pleased to welcome these great lawyers as members of our firm,” said Kevin Pinegar, president of Durham Jones & Pinegar. “Rich Hill has been a leading legal presence in the business and intellectual property circles in Utah County for many years. Rich, McKay, Steve, Kelly and Doug have built one of the top firms in Provo, and we look forward to adding their talents.”
This office will be D|J|P’s fourth in Utah, with a fifth office located in Las Vegas. The office is located at 4844 North 300 West, Suite 300, in Provo.
Durham Jones & Pinegar is one of the five largest law firms in the state of Utah. The firm was named No. 1 in Utah for its business and transactions law practice by Super Lawyers. It has also been named a Tier 1 Law Firm by U.S. News & World Report’s Best Law Firms in the areas of Banking & Finance Law Bankruptcy & Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law, Corporate Compliance Law, Corporate Law, Family Law, Litigation – Bankruptcy, and Mergers & Acquisitions Law.