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Melvin A Cook

Melvin A Cook

Practice areas:

Social Security, Divorce & Separation, Workers Compensation, Estate Planning

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About Me

Languages Spoken: Japanese, English

Practice Areas

Licensed since 1996

  1. Divorce & Separation: 40%
    17 years, 114 cases
  2. Social Security: 40%
    17 years, 117 cases
  3. Workers Compensation: 15%
    17 years, 17 cases
  4. Estate Planning: 5%
    17 years, 17 cases

Attorney Endorsements

1 total

  • Jeffrey Reid Butler

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Contact Info

Law Office of Melvin A Cook

34 South 500 East
Suite 105
Salt Lake City, UT, 84102



Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Citizen's AwardSalt Lake Police Department1997

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerPearson, Butler, Carson, & Cook, PLLC2010 - Present
AttorneyLaw Office of Melvin A. Cook2003 - 2010
PartnerNelson, Cook, & Taylor2003 - 2010
AttorneyBean & Smedley, LLC2000 - 2003

Association NamePosition NameDuration
National Organization of Social Security Claimant's Representatives (NOSSCR)N/A2013 - Present
Utah Association for JusticeN/A2010 - Present
Family Law Section Of Utah State BarN/A2003 - Present
Estate Planning Section of Utah State BarN/A2003 - Present
Utah State BarAttorney1996 - Present

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of UtahBusiness AdministrationMBA1999
Brigham Young University - J. Reuben Clark Law SchoolJuris DoctorateJuris Doctorate1996
University of UtahHistoryBA1992

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
The Probate Process from Start to FinishProbate LitigationN/A