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Adam B Peterson

Business Attorney at Orem, UT

5.0   6 reviews
  • State Years
    Nebraska - NE 4 years
    Utah - UT 13 years
  • Licensed for 4 years
    State NE
    Acquired 2020
    Active No misconduct found
  • Licensed for 13 years
    State UT
    Acquired 2011
    Active No misconduct found

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

About Adam

Learn Adam’s areas of practice.

Practice areas
  1. Business
    Whether you are creating a new business, managing a business, or wanting to plan for your eventual exit from a business, I can help in each phase.

    13 years, 30 cases

  2. Estate planning
    In an environment when many law firms practice in several different areas, the attorneys at Inter Vivos realized that to truly offer the quality of estate planning services that people deserve, one must do more than just "dabble" in estate planning or provide clients with form estate plans. This is why Inter Vivos was created, not to offer the run of the mill estate plans, but to provide the highest quality of estate planning with the personal touch necessary.

    13 years, 80 cases

  3. Trusts
    A trust is an arrangement whereby someone owns and manages money or property for another person's benefit. Like a guardianship, a trustee has decision-making authority over the trust property, but no court is involved in the trustee's action–the person who creates the trust defines the scope of the trustee's power. There are many different trust types, including probate trusts, income trusts, spendthrift trusts, and educational trusts.

    13 years, 80 cases

  4. Wills and living wills
    A written will lets you decide what happens to your money and property after you die, while a living will lets you decide whether or not you wish to be placed on a medical life support system if you become disabled or incapacitated. Wills attorneys and living wills attorneys know all of the language that must be included in your will documents so that things happen the way you want.

    13 years, 80 cases

Adam is a member of WealthCounsel, the Utah Valley Estate Planning Council, the Estate Planning Section of the Utah State Bar, and the National Association of Estate Planners and Councils which allows him to provide Utah families the best estate planning services.  Adam received both his Juris Doctor and MBA degrees from Creighton University in Omaha, Nebraska.  Adam received a bachelor of arts in communication (emphasizing in public relations) from Brigham Young University-Idaho.  His foremost desire with his profession and life is to make a difference in the lives of those with whom he comes in contact.  While in law school and throughout his legal career, Adam gained a great love for estate planning and decided that he wanted to dedicate himself to counseling clients through the estate planning process.

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Adam B Peterson
1425 South 550 East
Orem, UT, 84097

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Posted by Steven | February 22, 2017
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Excellent experience!
Adam was outstanding in working with us. He helped us to establish our family trust. We had several specific questions that are unique to our family situation and Adam was able to help us navigate through them. I was so pleased with Adam's service, I referred my sister to him who also used his services. I have shared his name with other people who need to hire an attorney. I would use him again, without hesitation.
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Posted by dean viertel | February 22, 2017
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| Hired Attorney
he drew up a trust for our family
Posted by Dennis | February 16, 2017
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Excellent and meticulous work. I highly recommend him.
We had a family trust prepared many years ago in California, but decided it was time to update the trust. Adam was very thorough and through the process we discovered what a knowledgeable and competent attorney he is. We were impressed with his professionalism and personal concern for us during the process of preparing our trust. We were truly amazed by the quality of his work.
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Posted by John | February 15, 2017
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| Hired Attorney
Adamis an outstanding man with great intercity and honesty. He is a person you can trust to give his al in the pursuit of what is just and right. I would trust him anytime and anywhere with any issue.
Posted by anonymous | April 18, 2013
Highly Recommend
There are several reasons why I would recommend Adam Peterson as an attorney: - Asks appropriate questions - Does not hurry the client - Friendly - Kind - Listens - Professional - Represents well in mannerism and dress - Takes care to cover any communication gaps between client and lawyer - When necessary, researches correct answers
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Posted by anonymous | February 11, 2013
Professional, thorough, knowledgeable, with careful attention to detail. Highly recommend Mr. Peterson
We were impressed with the very professional and efficient handling of our estate plan by Mr. Peterson. Many years ago, while living in California, we hired an attorney to prepare an estate plan for us. The new estate plan prepared for us by Mr. Peterson is superior and definitely more thorough than the one we had previously. We appreciate his outstanding work and the peace that comes with knowing we are better prepared for the ultimate events of our lives.
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AVVO RATING 8.6 (Excellent)

Work Experience

  • Attorney
  • Inter Vivos, PLLC
  • 2014 - Present
  • Attorney
  • Peterson Estate Planning
  • 2011 - Present
  • Associate
  • Mindcrest, Inc.
  • 2012 - 2013
  • Attorney
  • Duval & Moody, P.C.
  • 2009 - 2012
  • Legal Intern
  • Pamida Stores Operating Company
  • 2008 - 2008
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  • Creighton University School of Law
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 2010
  • Creighton University
  • MBA
  • 2010
  • Brigham Young University-Idaho
  • BA - Bachelor of Arts
  • 2007

Sample of Legal Cases

  • Noorlander v. Noorlander
  • Settlement in favor of client
  • Cerg, et al v. Mammoth Mining Company, et al
  • Summary judgment in favor of my client


  • WealthCounsel
  • Attorney Member
  • 2012 - Present
  • Utah Valley Estate Planning Council
  • Attorney Member
  • 2012 - Present
  • National Association of Estate Planners and Councils
  • Attorney Member
  • 2012 - Present
  • Utah State Bar
  • Attorney Member
  • 2011 - Present
  • Utah State Bar, Estate Planning Section
  • Member
  • 2010 - Present
  • J. Reuben Clark Law Society
  • Board Member
  • 2010 - Present
  • J. Reuben Clark Law Society Chapter
  • Former President
  • 2008 - 2009
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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Swedish

Honors and Awards

  • Eagle Scout
  • Boy Scouts of America
  • 1998


Speaking Engagements

  • 2015 Leadership Summit - Taking Your Business to New Heights
  • Estate Planning for Financial Clients
  • 2015
  • Understanding Estate Planning and Living Trusts
  • Estate Planning
  • 2013
  • Estate Planning
  • Dirty Dozen: Estate Planning Myths
  • 2013
  • Securing Futures Today and Tomorrow
  • Planning for Your Family's Future
  • 2012
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Attorney endorsements

Received (5)
Given (7)
Endorse Adam
Estate planning Attorney | May 16
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer."
Estate planning Attorney | Feb 24
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Adam is an experienced and knowledgeable professional focusing on Estate Planning. Adam is smart and motivated and always has his clients' best interests at heart. I am pleased to know Adam and recommend his services."
Estate planning Attorney | Oct 13
Relationship: Supervised lawyer
"Adam Peterson is a true professional. He approaches his clients and his work with genuine care and devotion. He is trusted by families because of his honesty and quality of service. I highly recommend him to anyone."
Estate planning Attorney | Apr 05
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer. While Mr. Peterson is relatively new to Avvo, he clearly understands the law, inside and out. I have had the opportunity to review a number of his responses to questions on Avvo and his answers reflect not only a keen legal intellect, but also the genuine desire to provide helpful and practical information. I am looking forward to Mr. Peterson's future contributions to the Avvo community and I am happy to endorse him and his services. James Frederick"
Unknown Attorney | Feb 11
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse Attorney Peterson. From his answers and time on Avvo, it is clear he is dedicated to serving those in need and his clients. It's rare that lawyers spend so much valuable time helping the community, for free, and I applaud him for doing it to such a great level. Kudos."
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