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  • Provo
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T.R. Spencer Law Office

At T.R. Spencer Law Office, we have brought together attorneys with decades of experience in litigation and transactional matters. The Northern Utah Law Firm of T.R. Spencer Law Office, with offices in Sandy and Syracuse, Utah, focuses on five inter-related areas of law, including family law, business law, elder law, criminal law, and governmental relations. Every attorney at T.R. Spencer Law Office brings years of legal, business and government experience to his area of expertise.

We are regularly asked by our clients to represent them in state, federal and/or appellate courts in the States of Utah and Idaho. We are also asked by our clients to represent them in matters before the Utah State Legislature and a wide variety of state and federal agencies.

If you are looking for experience in the following areas, we invite you to give us a call for a frank discussion of your legal rights and obligations:

Family Law

    Divorce, Child Custody, Father's Rights, Protective Order, and Grandparent Rights litigation, as well as both mediation and arbitration of these types of disputes. In addition to representation in these types of matters, T.R. Spencer Law Office, provides Family Law "Special Master" Services to both clients and other attorneys.

Business Law

    Business Entity Formation (corporations, limited liability companies and partnerships); Contract Preparation and Negotiation; Regulatory Compliance Plans; Licensure and Permitting Matters; as well as resolving disputes by mediation, arbitration or litigation.

Elder Law

    Wills, Trusts, Powers of Attorney, Living Wills, Guardianships, Probate Litigation, Grandparent Rights, and Estate Administration, as well as resolving disputes by mediation, arbitration or litigation.

Criminal Law

    Felonies and misdemeanors, including those related to Domestic Violence, DUIs, and Protective Order violations.

Intergovernmental Relations

    Lobbying on behalf of clients before the Utah State Legislature, as well as county and city governmental entities throughout the State of Utah.

Criminal Law in Utah

Criminal Law in Utah

If you are accused of a criminal offense in Utah, you need a criminal defense attorney. When faced with a criminal charge, you must engage a law firm to protect your legal rights. A criminal lawyer is needed to navigate the often complex criminal justice system. Whether you’re charged with felony or misdemeanor charges, homicide, white collar, drug, juvenile, internet, DUI, or sex crimes, you need an experienced criminal lawyer who will offer counsel with your best interests in mind.

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Contract Preparation and Contract Litigation

Contract Preparation and Contract Litigation

Your contract is the start of a successful relationship with another party. A legally sound contract is sometimes the difference between solid and troubled business dealings. Contract preparation should create a loophole-free contract without hidden clauses or unclear language.

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Why You Might Need a Spendthrift Trust for Certain Beneficiaries

Why You Might Need a Spendthrift Trust for Certain Beneficiaries

If you are beginning the estate planning process, you likely have a lot of concerns. Aside from deciding to whom you'll leave your property, you probably worry about how they'll use it. We all have certain family members that are known for making poor financial choices. For such beneficiaries, you may want to put some constraints on their use of the property. This is the reason that spendthrift trusts exist. See how you can work with an estate attorney to set up a spendthrift trust.

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