AV (preeminent) rated by Martindale-Hubbell and selected as one of Utah’s Legal Elite and a Mountain States Super Lawyer, Greg enjoys a rich and diverse legal career protecting and vindicating the rights of individuals and businesses throughout the state. Always conscientious of the high cost of litigation, Greg is adept at resolving disputes favorably for his clients without protracted litigation, but is fully capable of taking a case successfully through the full litigation process when necessary.
Greg began his legal career as a judge advocate in the United States Navy, where he was named Senior Defense Counsel for the greater Washington, D.C. area and twice decorated with the United States Navy and Marine Corps Achievement Medal.
Greg is currently representing more than 400 investors in what has been described as Utah's largest Ponzi-scheme-based receivership, with approximately $500 million of assets at stake.
Greg's cases have been reported in such national periodicals as The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal and USA Today. Greg has also appeared in relation to his cases on various law-related programs on national network and cable television, including Larry King Live and On the Record with Greta Van Susteren.
Greg enjoys biking (road and mountain), trail running, hiking, skiing and otherwise spending time with his family exploring and enjoying Utah's beautiful outdoors.
Languages spoken: English, Japanese
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|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Mountain States Super Lawyer||Super Lawyers||2016|
|AV Preeminent Rated||Martindale-Hubbell||2016|
|Utah Legal Elite||Utah Business Magazine||2016|
|Mountain States Super Lawyer||Super Lawyers Magazine||2015|
|Utah Legal Elite||Utah Business Magazine||2015|
|Mountain States Super Lawyer||Super Lawyers||2014|
|Utah Legal Elite||Utah Business Magazine||2014|
|Utah Legal Elite||Utah Business Magazine||2013|
|Utah Legal Elite||Utah Business Magazine||2012|
|Utah Legal Elite||Utah Business Magazine||2011|
|Utah Legal Elite||Utah Business Magazine||2010|
|Utah Legal Elite||Utah Business Magazine||2009|
|Utah Legal Elite||Utah Business Magazine||2008|
|Partner||Hoole & King||2004 - 2016|
|Counsel||Packard, Packard & Johnson||2002 - 2004|
|Associate||Kirton McConkie||2000 - 2002|
|Judge Advocate||United States Navy||1997 - 2000|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|Utah Bar Association||Innovation in Law Practice Committee||2016 - Present|
|Utah Bar Association||Courts and Judges Committee||2010 - Present|
|Holladay Bicycle Advisory Committee||Founder and Chair||2009 - 2015|
|Journal of Contemporary Law||Editorial Board||1997|
|University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||1997|
|University of Utah||Political Science||BA - Bachelor of Arts||1994|