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Todd N Hallock

Todd N Hallock

Practice areas:

Estate Planning, Business, Probate

About Me

Todd is an attorney and founding shareholder with the law firm of Hallock & Hallock, a professional corporation.  Todd serves clients throughout Utah, Idaho and Arizona and practices law in the areas of Estate Planning, Business Planning (Formation through Succession), Asset Protection, Farm & Ranch Planning, Charitable Planning, Special Needs Planning, Trust Administration and Probate.  Todd is deeply committed to a relationship based approach to serving the needs of his clients.  Todd believes that every client is unique with his or her own story to tell.  By understanding that story, he is better able to understand the goals and objectives of his clients and develop a custom estate plan or business plan that will best serve the client and their family.  Todd firmly believes in the importance of regular review and maintenance of the estate plan.  It is only through regular review and maintenance that the plan will be properly funded and continue to reflect the client’s goals and objectives.            
 
Todd is a native of Mesa, Arizona and currently resides in River Heights, Utah with his wife and law partner Sara, and their four amazing children. He obtained a degree in History from Arizona State University and received his law degree from the Brigham Young University, J. Reuben Clark School of Law, both with honors.
 
In 1996, Todd opened the Law Offices of Todd N. Hallock in Logan, Utah. In 1997 Todd’s wife, Sara Nelson Hallock, joined the practice and the firm officially became Hallock & Hallock.  Prior to founding Hallock & Hallock, Todd worked for law firms in Salt Lake City, Utah and Phoenix, Arizona. 
 
Todd is currently serving as vice-chair of the LDS Philanthropies National Planned Giving Council.  Todd is a member of Wealth Counsel, the National Planned Giving Council, the Estate Planning Council of Northern Utah, the Taxation, Probate and Trust Law Section of the Idaho State Bar and the Estate Planning Section of the Utah State Bar. Todd is currently serving on a Legislative Ad Hoc Committee organized by the Estate Planning Section of the Utah State Bar to make recommendations regarding changes to the Utah Uniform Probate Code.  He has previously served as president of the Estate Planning Council of Northern Utah, president of the Cache County Bar Association and Chair of the Logan, Utah Chapter of the J. Reuben Clark Law Society.
 
Away from work, Todd enjoys spending time with his family, running, hiking and golfing.  He is a devoted fan of Arizona State University athletics. 

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1994

  1. Estate Planning: 50%
    20 years
  2. Business: 30%
    20 years
  3. Probate: 20%
    20 years

Payment

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

7 total 

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    I recommend Todd for all kinds of Estate Planning issues.

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    Bryan Stoddard Litigation Attorney
    Relationship: Friend

  • RobRoy Platt

    Todd is a very careful and thorough attorney. And that, in my opinion, is the best kind. He is a consummate gentleman. I have referred multiple individuals to him, and will do so again when I have occasion to.

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    RobRoy Platt Estate Planning Attorney
    Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

Contact Info

Hallock & Hallock

40 West Cache Valley Blvd.
Suite 9A
Logan, UT, 84341

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
IDAuthorized to practice law200807/14/2015
UTActive199506/28/2015
AZActive 199402/16/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Utah Legal EliteUtah Business Magazine2015
Order of the CoifBrigham Young University J. Reuben Clark School of Law1994

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
AttorneyHallock & Hallock, a professional corporation1996 - Present
Associate AttorneyHanson, Epperson & Smith1994 - 1996

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
LDS Philanthropies National Planned Giving CouncilVice-Chair2013 - Present
Estate Planning Council of Northern UtahPresident2011 - 2012
Probate Legistlative Ad Hoc CommitteeMember2011 - 2013
Estate Planning Council of Northern UtahVice-President2010 - 2011
National Planned Giving CouncilMember2010 - Present
Estate Planning Council of Northern UtahBoard Member2009 - 2013
Estate Planning Council of Northern UtahMember2008 - Present
J. Reuben Clark Law Society - Logan, Utah ChapterChapter Chair2007 - 2009
BYU Law School Alumni BoardBoard Member2003 - 2006
Cache County Bar AssociationPresident2002 - 2003
Cache County Bar AssociationPresident-Elect2001 - 2002

Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
hallock-law.comHallock & Hallock Blog2013
Wealthcounsel QuarterlyDonor Advised Funds and the Philanthropic Life2013
Wealthcounsel QuarterlySuccession Planning and the Family Farm2012

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Brigham Young University - J. Reuben Clark Law SchoolLawJ.D.1994
Arizona State UniversityHistoryB.A.1990

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Urban and Small Farms ConferenceLease Issues and Other Liability Concerns for the Urban or Small Farm2014
Succession and Estate Planning for Farmers and RanchersSuccession and Estate Planning for Farmers and Ranchers2014
Idaho Planned Giving Council Luncheon MeetingFamily Farm Transfers and Planning2014
Franklin County Medical Center Development Disability Center WorkshopEstate Planning for Families with Special Needs Children2014
Farm and Ranch Estate and Transition Planning WorkshopFarm and Ranch Succession Planning2014
Utah State University and University of Nevada Farm and Ranch Estate and Transition Planning WorkshopEstate and Succession Planning Tools & Techniques for Farmers and Ranchers2013
Utah Building Farmers ConferenceFarm Succession and Estate Planning2013
Salt Lake Estate Planning Council Fall InstitutePlanning for Legacy Assets2013
Business Valuation and Succession Planning WorkshopBusiness Succession Planning2013
Utah State University Estate and Farm Transition Planning WorkshopEstate and Succession Planning for Utah Farmers and Ranchers2012
Intermountain Farmers Association Crop CollegeEstate and Succession Planning for Farmers and Ranchers2012
Financial Education Series on Retirement PreparationEstate Planning for Retirement Plans2012