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About Me

Adam is a member of WealthCounsel, the Utah Valley Estate Planning Council, the Estate Planning Section of the Utah State Bar, and the National Association of Estate Planners and Councils which allows him to provide Utah families the best estate planning services.  Adam received both his Juris Doctor and MBA degrees from Creighton University in Omaha, Nebraska.  Adam received a bachelor of arts in communication (emphasizing in public relations) from Brigham Young University-Idaho.  His foremost desire with his profession and life is to make a difference in the lives of those with whom he comes in contact.  While in law school and throughout his legal career, Adam gained a great love for estate planning and decided that he wanted to dedicate himself to counseling clients through the estate planning process.


Languages Spoken: English, Swedish

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Practice Areas


  1. Estate Planning: 75%
    6 years, 50 cases
  2. Business: 25%
    6 years, 20 cases



Fixed (Always)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

4 total 

  • Darren L. Weiss

    Adam is an experienced and knowledgeable professional focusing on Estate Planning. Adam is smart and motivated and always has his clients' best interests at heart. I am pleased to know Adam and recommend his services.


    Darren Weiss Trusts Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • J. Glen Wagstaff

    Adam Peterson is a true professional. He approaches his clients and his work with genuine care and devotion. He is trusted by families because of his honesty and quality of service. I highly recommend him to anyone.


    J. Wagstaff Estate Planning Attorney
    Relationship: Supervised lawyer

Contact Info

572 East 1400 South
Orem, UT, 84097



Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Eagle ScoutBoy Scouts of America1998
Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
AttorneyInter Vivos, PLLC2014 - Present
AttorneyPeterson Estate Planning2011 - Present
AssociateMindcrest, Inc.2012 - 2013
AttorneyDuval & Moody, P.C.2009 - 2012
Legal InternPamida Stores Operating Company2008 - 2008
Association NamePosition NameDuration
WealthCounselAttorney Member2012 - Present
Utah Valley Estate Planning CouncilAttorney Member2012 - Present
National Association of Estate Planners and CouncilsAttorney Member2012 - Present
Utah State BarAttorney Member2011 - Present
Utah State Bar, Estate Planning SectionMember2010 - Present
J. Reuben Clark Law SocietyBoard Member2010 - Present
J. Reuben Clark Law Society ChapterFormer President2008 - 2009
Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Cerg, et al v. Mammoth Mining Company, et alSummary judgment in favor of my client
Noorlander v. NoorlanderSettlement in favor of client
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Publication NameTitleDate
Peterson Estate Planning Blog10 Steps to Getting Started with Your Estate Planning2013
Peterson Estate Planning BlogYoung Adults Need Estate Planning Too2013
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Creighton University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2010
Creighton UniversityN/AMBA2010
Brigham Young University-IdahoCommunicationBA - Bachelor of Arts2007
Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Understanding Estate Planning and Living TrustsEstate Planning2013
Understanding Estate Planning and Living TrustsUnderstanding Estate Planning and Living Trusts2013
Securing Futures Today and TomorrowPlanning for Your Family's FutureN/A
Estate PlanningDirty Dozen: Estate Planning MythsN/A