Paul C. Burke Serves on Faculty at Utah State Bar’s Fall Forum

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Paul C. Burke, the Firm’s general counsel, participated in several sessions of the Utah State Bar 2017 Fall Forum event. First, Mr. Burke chaired a panel discussion titled “The New Brief: Appellate Advocacy & the New Rule 24.” Mr. Burke served for more than two years on a subcommittee appointed by the Utah Supreme Court… Read more »

Paul C. Burke Profiled as Successful Judge Memorial Graduate

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The Firm’s general counsel, Paul C. Burke, is a subject of a new profile by Intermountain Catholic of successful graduates of Judge Memorial High School. The article highlights some of the ways being part of Judge Memorial’s Class of 1989 prepared Mr. Burke to become a lawyer. The article also notes Mr. Burke’s commitment to… Read more »

Forty-Six RQN Attorneys Listed by Best Lawyers in America

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Forty-six Ray Quinney & Nebeker attorneys have been selected for the 2018 edition of The Best Lawyers in America© for excellence in their respective practice areas. RQ&N’s attorneys and the practice areas for which they are honored are: John A. Adams Commercial Litigation Jeffrey W. Appel Litigation – Environmental Litigation – Land Use & Zoning… Read more »

Paul C. Burke Presents at National Law Conference

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Paul C. Burke, a partner and the general counsel of the Firm, delivered a presentation on August 3, 2017 at the National LGBT Bar Association’s annual meeting, the 29th Annual Lavender Law Conference. Mr. Burke participated in a panel discussion titled “Saving Alex: Legal Strategies for Ending Conversion Therapy.” Mr. Burke was joined by Alex… Read more »

Tolman Slams Sessions Policies in NY Times Article

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Brett Tolman, former U.S. Attorney for the State of Utah, is quoted in the August 3, 2017 NY Times article Justice Dept., Under Siege From Trump, Plows Ahead With His Agenda by Rebecca Ruiz. https://mobile.nytimes.com/2017/08/03/us/politics/jeff-sessions-attorney-general-trump.html?referer=https://t.co/KPTsAb0e2E?amp=1

Tolman Provides Commentary on Sentencing Reform

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Brett Tolman, former U.S. Attorney for the State of Utah and long-time advocate for sentencing reform, delivered a commentary on June 28, 2017 entitled: Trump Should Reject Sessions’ Stance on Sentencing Reform, in the Chicago-based political news and polling data aggregator Real Clear Politics. Click below to read the article: https://www.realclearpolitics.com/articles/2017/06/28/trump_should_reject_sessions_stance_on_sentencing_reform_134307.html

Thirty-Eight Attorneys Recognized by Super Lawyers®

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Ray Quinney & Nebeker is pleased to announce that thirty-eight attorneys have been selected as 2017 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 »

New Utah History Book Highlights Supreme Court Brief

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Utah historian J. Seth Anderson this month released a new book that highlights a U.S. Supreme Court amicus brief that was prepared by a team of lawyers at the Firm led by Paul C. Burke, Brett L. Tolman, and John W. Mackay. This amicus brief was submitted to the U.S. Supreme Court in 2013 in… Read more »