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Robert G Gilchrist

Practice areas:

Litigation, Insurance, Ethics & Professional Responsibility, Personal Injury

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About Me

Started career as Insurance Defense attorney. Eighteen years in that area. Worked for auto insurers and large commerical insurers.  Left on good terms to start own Plaintiff's PI firm in 2000, Eisenberg & Gilchrist, now known as Eisenberg, Gilchrist & Cutt.

I have 50+ jury trials.  Often serve as an arbitrator and mediator. 

Experience with asbestos cases, co-tried only asbestos PI trial in Utah resulting in $5,000,000+ verdict.  Experience with other large torts, both individual and mass torts.


Practice Areas

Licensed since 1982

  1. Personal Injury: 25%
  2. Ethics & Professional Responsibility: 25%
  3. Insurance: 25%
  4. Litigation: 25%

Attorney Endorsements

3 total 

  • George Tait

    Bob is among the few elite trial attorneys in Utah. Very skilled and willing to help other attorneys to bring an effective resolution to cases. He is also a true gentleman and an avid hockey fan!


    George Tait Motorcycle Accident Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

  • Michael S. Waddington

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


    Michael Waddington Military Law Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Eisenberg, Gilchrist & Cutt

215 S State St Ste 900
Salt Lake City, UT, 84111-2353



Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Best Lawyer, Commercial Litigation & Personal InjuryBest Lawyers in America2013

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Managing PartnerEisenberg, Gilchrist & Cutt2000 - Present

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Utah Association for JusticeBoard of Directors2003 - Present

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Estate of Taylor v. Wal-MartSettled

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School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of LawN/AUnknown1982