Attorney Jason Tholen Joins Ray Quinney & Nebeker

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RQN recently welcomed Jason Tholen as an associate attorney practicing in the Tax, Trust & Estate Planning and Corporate Sections. Jason is a bright attorney who earned his LL.M. in Estate Planning from the University of Miami School of Law, and his J.D. from Gonzaga University School of Law. His practice is focused in the… Read more »

RQN Lawyers Ranked as Intellectual Asset Magazine’s Leading Patent Professionals

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Intellectual Asset Magazine identified Ray Quinney & Nebeker attorneys Sam Straight and Paul Taylor as two of the top IP Professionals in the world in its IAM Patent 1000: The World’s Leading Patent Professionals 2019 edition.   The publication highlights the growth of RQN’s newly formed patent prosecution group as well as the firm’s established excellent… Read more »

RQN to Host the Utah Minority Bar’s Juneteenth Fundraiser

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Ray Quinney & Nebeker is pleased to host the Utah Minority Bar‘s Juneteenth Fundraiser Event . The event will be held at RQN – starting at 5:30 pm, Wednesday, June 19th. The event benefits The Utah Center for Legal Inclusion (UCLI). UCLI is a new, state-wide effort to continue bringing focus on diversity and inclusion… Read more »

Thirty-Five RQN Attorneys Recognized by Super Lawyers®

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Ray Quinney & Nebeker is pleased to announce that thirty-five attorneys have been selected as 2019 Mountain States Super Lawyers and Rising Stars. Only the top five percent of attorneys in each state are honored as Super Lawyers in this annual list, and Rising Star selection is limited to just 2.5 percent of eligible attorneys…. Read more »

Paul C. Burke Joins Equality Utah’s Board

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As the nation approaches the 50th anniversary of Stonewall, RQN shareholder Paul C. Burke has joined the Board of Directors of Equality Utah.  The mission of Equality Utah is to secure equal rights and protections of LGBTQ Utahns and their families. RQN and Mr. Burke have provided pro bono representation to Equality Utah for several… Read more »

Jay Curtis Named The Utah State Bar – 2019 Tax Practitioner of the Year.

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On May 22, 2019, the Utah State Bar Tax Section honored RQN attorney, D. Jay Curtis, as the 2019 Tax Practitioner of the Year. Mr. Curtis has 48 years of legal experience and is legendary among his peers.  He is well respected in the community by CPA’s, financial professionals and clients. This distinguished award recognizes… Read more »

Pacific Gas & Electric (PG&E) Determined to be at Fault for Deadly Paradise Wildfire.

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The State of California has determined that PG&E’s transmission lines were the cause of the deadly Paradise, CA wildfire (“Camp Fire”) that destroyed more than 150,000 acres and killed 85 people. NPR published an interesting article covering the State’s findings – PG&E Transmission Lines Caused California’s Deadliest Wildfire. Ray Quinney & Nebeker’s wildfire litigation expert,… Read more »

Mark Pugsley Discusses Utah as ‘Fraud Capital of the U.S.’

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The Deseret News recently interviewed RQN attorney and investment fraud expert, Mark Pugsley, for his input on a new study showing that Utah is indeed the fraud capital of the United States. The article discusses the findings of the study and some of the factors that contribute to the problem of Ponzi Schemes and other… Read more »

Attorneys Challenge State Department’s Refusal to Accept State Court Adoption

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On behalf of RQN’s client, Santosh Lakkaraju, Maria Windham, Chair of RQN’s Immigration Law Practice Group, and associate Brit Merrill filed a complaint in federal court in Salt Lake City this month defending his right to U.S. citizenship against the U.S. State Department after it rejected his state court recognized adoption and denied him a… Read more »

Attorney Brett R. Parkinson Joins Ray Quinney & Nebeker

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This month, Ray Quinney & Nebeker welcomed attorney Brett Parkinson to the firm. Mr. Parkinson focuses his practice on wildfire litigation, and is a member of the Firm’s Litigation, Personal Injury and White Collar Criminal Defense Sections Prior to joining RQN, Mr. Parkinson served as a federal prosecutor in the United States Attorney’s Office for… Read more »