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Russell B. Weekes

Chapter 7 bankruptcy Attorney at Orem, UT

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also known as Russ Weekes

  • Licensed for 19 years
    State UT
    Acquired 2004
    Active No misconduct found

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About Russell

Learn Russell’s areas of practice.

Practice areas
  1. Chapter 7 bankruptcy
    Represent consumers in chapter 7 bankruptcy. We successfully defended our Affordable Bankruptcy Program, preserving a low upfront fee structure.

    14 years

  2. Business
    Represented businesses in both the in-house and firm settings. Have counseled and represented businesses relating to a number of issues: commercial agreements, litigation, licensing, data privacy & security, & mergers & acquisitions to name a few.

    20 years

  3. Estate planning
    Focus on assisting individuals and couples in structuring estates to protect you and your loved ones, provide for your spouse and or family at your demise, and ensure that your assets are distributed and your wishes are followed in a controlled way.

    14 years

  4. Licensing
    Former General Counsel and Chief Operating Officer of a software development company. Extensive experience negotiating, drafting, and reviewing licensing and technology agreements.

    20 years

  5. Chapter 13 bankruptcy
    Represent consumers in chapter 13 bankruptcy. We successfully defended our Affordable Bankruptcy Program, preserving a low upfront fee structure.

    14 years

Utah Attorney Russell B Weekes has praviate practice focused on bankruptcy, business, and estate planning attorney. Prior to joining Ascent law, Mr. Weekes was General Counsel and Chief Operating Officer of a software development company. He combines extensive business experience with legal prowess to provide his clients with innovate, timely, and sound legal solutions. His practice is focused on business, including, entity formations, commercial transactions, data privacy & security, bankruptcy, estate planning, and asset protection attorney. Mr. Weekes provides superior legal representation of individual and businesses in a wide array of subject-matters. Mr. Weekes has successfully represented clients before state justice courts, state and federal district courts, and administrative bodies across the State of Utah.

Mr. Weekes’ approach to the practice of law is to be a counselor first and then provide superior legal services. By providing in-depth client counseling and client education his clients are better informed in understanding their legal circumstances and then making critical decisions. The client then preserves the ability to assess the options and outcomes and make an informed decision.

If you are looking for an attorney who is understanding, diligent, dedicated, knowledgeable, innovative, and service oriented then you have come to the right place. If you would like to discuss how Russell B Weekes can assist you with your legal need, request a Consultation today.

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Ascent Law, LLC
504 West 800 North
Orem, UT, 84057
Ascent Law, LLC
8833 South Redwood Rd.
Ste. C
West Jordan, UT, 84088
Ascent Law, LLC
1065 Washington BLVD
Ste. 2
Ogden, UT, 84404
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Posted by anonymous | December 10, 2020
This review is from a potential client who consulted with this attorney.
| Consulted Attorney
Great consultation
Russ did a great job at explaining our options and what would be the best plan of action for our situation. I would recommend him highly to others.


  • Free Consultation 30 minutes
  • Retainer Sometimes
Payment methods
Cash, Check, Credit Card


AVVO RATING 6.8 (Good)

Work Experience

  • Attorney
  • Ascent Law, LLC
  • 2021 - Present
  • Managing Member
  • Capstone Law, LLC
  • 2005 - Present
  • Chief Operating Officer & General Counsel
  • eDoc Innovations, Inc
  • 2002 - 2007


  • University of Oregon School of Law
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 2002
  • University of Utah
  • BA - Bachelor of Arts
  • 2000

Sample of Legal Cases

  • In re Hazlett
  • Won on summary judgment


  • Utah Bankruptcy Lawyers Forum
  • Member
  • 2011 - Present
  • National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys
  • Member
  • 2010 - Present

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • German

Honors and Awards

  • President's Award
  • eDoc Innovations, Inc.
  • 2004

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Chapter 7 bankruptcy Attorney | Feb 28
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"I endorse this lawyer. Russ' sharp legal mind and work ethic will help you in any matter. In particular, I'm willing to send close friends and family to Russ for chapter 7 work without hesitation. He'll serve your legal needs expertly."
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