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Dawn is a partner in the law firm of Atkin & Associates. Her practice focuses exclusively on the representation of injured workers in Utah workers compensation cases.   She has a broad range of experience with workers compensation claims including problems with pre-existing conditions, independent contractor issues and work at home injuries.


Dawn received her B.F.A in metal sculpture before following in her parents’ footsteps by graduating from the University of Utah College of Law. She was admitted to the Utah State Bar in 1993 and is an active member of the Utah Association for Justice, Te Workers' Compensation Division and is a member of the Advisory Counsel to the Utah Labor Commission. 

Whenever she can slip away from the office, Dawn enjoys making pottery, glass, silver work and gardening.


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Practice areas


  1. Workers Compensation: 100%



Contingent (25%), Free consultation (30 minutes)

Attorney endorsements

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    I endorse this lawyer. Dawn is a pleasure to work with.


    Scott Squire Workers compensation Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

  • Jennifer Erin Bogart

    Dawn is one of my go to people for questions about quirky areas in Worker's Compensation Law. She is extremely knowledgeable and is committed to helping her clients, and Worker's Compensation practice in the State of Utah.


    Jennifer Bogart Family Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact info

Atkin & Associates

1111 E Brickyard Rd Ste 206
Salt Lake City, UT, 84106-2597


We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Excellence in Education AwardUtah Association for Justice2013
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AttorneyAtkin & Associates1993 - Present
Association namePosition nameDuration
Utah Association for JusticeEducation Committee Chairman2012 - Present
Utah Labor Commission Advisory CounselMember2000 - Present
Utah Association for Justice - Workers Compensation DIvisionPast Chairman1998 - 2012
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Aqua Massage v. Labor CommissionAppeal denied. Award to the injured worker
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Publication nameTitleDate
Utah Trial JournalCLE Reporting2013
Utah Trial JournalJudges Shred Evidence2012
Utah Trial JournalAvoid Malpractice: Be Aware Of Workers Compensation Claims2012
Advanced Workers Compensation in Utah published by NBIAdvanced Workers Compensation in Utah2000
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of LawN/AN/AN/A
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Annual Advanced Workers Compensation SeminarStatute of Limitations in Workers Compensation Claims2013