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Dustin's practice involves representing clients that have been seriously injured in accident and injury cases. Dustin has handled: aviation accidents, automobile accidents, motorcycle crashes, scooter / moped wrecks, bicycle accidents, boating accidents, medical malpractice cases, dog bites and other animal attacks, defective product cases, DUI / DWI injury accidents, explosion claims, pedestrian accidents, workers compensation claims, bus accidents, insurance bad faith cases, E. coli and other food poisoning claims, class actions and many more.  Dustin is licensed in Utah and Idaho and has practiced in State and Federal Courts.

Dustin has consistently been voted among "Utah's Legal Elite" by his attorney colleagues in Utah Business Magazine's yearly survey of preeminent Utah personal injury attorneys. In addition, Dustin has been selected as a "Mountain States Rising Star" by Mountain States Super Lawyers magazine. Moreover, he is a member of The National Trial Lawyers Top 100 Trial Lawyers and the Top Trial Lawyers in America - Million Dollar Advocates Forum and the Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum and an Avvo Superb Rated Attorney (10 out of 10). Dustin is actively involved in the Utah Association for Justice "UAJ" (currently a member of the Board of Governors), the American Association for Justice and the American Inns of Court (David K. Watkiss-Sutherland Title II Chapter). Dustin has been appointed by the Utah Supreme Court to serve as a judge pro tempore to hear small claims court cases.


 


Dustin is a Utah native and he grew up in the Holladay area, graduated from Cottonwood High School, and later he earned his undergraduate degree in political science from the University of Utah and his law degree from the University's SJ Quinney College of Law where he was a staff member on the Journal of Law and Family Studies. Dustin resides in Farmington, Utah, and is married to Becki and they have three children. When he is not working, Dustin enjoys spending time with his family, flying, road biking, golf, driving cars, riding motorcycles, snowmobiling and shooting.

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Languages spoken: English, Filipino, Spanish

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Practice areas

Licensed

  1. Car Accident: 40%
    16 years, 4 thousand cases
  2. Wrongful Death: 20%
    16 years, 70 cases
  3. Aviation: 20%
    12 years, 30 cases
  4. Personal Injury: 10%
    16 years, 1 thousand cases
  5. Motorcycle Accident: 10%
    16 years, 200 cases

Payment

Fees:

Contingent (33-40%)

Attorney endorsements

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  • Michael S. Waddington

    I endorse Dustin. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community.

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    Michael Waddington Military Law Attorney
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  • Yossof Sharifi

    I have seen Dustin negotiate with insurance companies on behalf of his clients as we worked in the same office. He fights hard and makes sure that his clients are taken care of. I have referred personal injury cases to him in the past, and would do so again in the future.

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    Yossof Sharifi Divorce & Separation Attorney
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Contact info

15 West South Temple, Suite 1650
Salt Lake City, UT, 84101

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
UTActive200001/08/2016
IDInactive200901/12/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
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Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Top 100 Trial LawyersNational Trial Lawyers Association2012
Utah Legal EliteUtah Business Magazine2012
Top 40 under 40National Trial Lawyers Association2012
Multi-Million Dollar Advocates ForumTop Trial Lawyers in America2011
Rising StarMountain States Super Lawyers2011
Million Dollar Advocates FoumTop Trial Lawyers in America2010
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
ShareholderLance Andrew, P.C.2016 - Present
Judge Pro Tempore (Small Claims Court)Supreme Court of Utah2012 - Present
ShareholderDewsnup, King & Olsen2011 - 2015
OwnerThe Lance Firm2007 - 2011
PartnerSiegfried & Jensen2002 - 2007
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
American Association for JusticeN/AN/A
Utah Association for JusticeN/AN/A
Utah State BarN/AN/A
Idaho State BarN/AN/A
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Marrouquin et al v. Aereo Ruta Maya et al$24,000,000.00 judgment against plane's owner, confidential resolution with other defendants
Visesio et al v. Victor's TiresConfidential
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Publications
Publication nameTitleDate
StaffJournal of Law & Family Studies1999
Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2000
University of UtahPolitical ScienceBS - Bachelor of Science1997
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Annual SeminarCo-Chair, Trials, Tribulations & Technology2015
Utah Association for Justice Annual Seminar"Killer Verdicts"2004