Alumna Colleen Larkin Bell to become Dominion Questar vice president and general manager

Dominion (NYSE: D) and Questar Corp. (NYSE: STR) have announced that S.J. Quinney College of Law alumna Colleen Larkin Bell, Questar vice president and general counsel, will become Dominion Questar vice president and general manager of Dominion Questar Gas. “Craig (Wagstaff), Colleen and Brady (Rasmussen) have shown outstanding judgment and have a commitment to excellence and deep […]

In Memoriam: Jake Robertson, class of 2006

Class of 2006 alum Jake Robertson passed away from a brain tumor April 23, 2016. Jake is survived by his wife and four small children. Funeral services for Jake will be held on Saturday, April 30, 2016 at 11:00 am at the LDS Paradise Valley Stake Center, 3601 East Shea Boulevard, Phoenix, AZ. A memorial service […]

Alumni Highlight: April Alumna Kate Kendell

Kathryn Dean Kendell (“Kate”) ’88, has spent the majority of her legal career working tirelessly to achieve full justice and dignity for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgendered people and their families.   Kate’s initial focus upon graduation was to use her legal skills to ensure equal protection of the laws for all citizens.  She engaged in […]

In Memoriam: Alumnus Stephen A. West

S.J. Quinney College of Law class of 1961 alumnus Stephen A. West died on March 10, 2016 at the age of 80. West served as a General Authority Seventy of the LDS Church, and was a senior vice president and general counsel for the Marriott Corporation in Bethesda, Maryland. Read more about Stephen A. West in the […]

Labor Commission names alum Alison Adams-Perlac director of anti-discrimination division

S.J. Quinney College of Law alum Alison Adams-Perlac has been appointed as the new director of the anti-discrimination and labor division. During her career, Adams-Perlac was employed with Catholic Community Services in the immigration and refugee resettlement department. She later worked as a guardian ad litem, representing abused and neglected children. She then spent four years in […]

Alum Joseph Fratty writes Deseret News op-ed on delivering homeless services

S.J. Quinney College of Law alum Joseph Fratty write an op-ed in the March 10, 2016 edition of the Deseret News titled, “My view: Move forward with new model for delivering homeless services.” Following careful study, a group of stakeholders is proposing a new model of service delivery that envisions facilities located over a much wider […]

Alum Adelaide Maudsley highlighted in Utah Business magazine

S.J. Quinney College of Law alum Adelaide Maudsley was highlighted in the “Utah’s Rising Stars” feature of February 2016 issue of Utah Business magazine. As a creditors’ rights attorney, Adelaide Maudsley represents banks, secured creditors, franchisors, finance companies, equipment lessors and other creditors in workout, restructuring, receivership, collection and bankruptcy-related matters. Maudsley is a regular speaker […]

Alumni Highlight: March Alumnus Tom Green

Tom Green, a 1980 graduate of the S.J. Quinney College of Law, has had a varied and distinguished career.  Tom began as a clerk for Chief Justice Warren E. Burger, after which he became a legal executive with Chicago Title Insurance Company, the largest title insurance organization in the United States, where he served as […]

Traditional strengths of University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law reflected in 2017 U.S. News & World Report rankings

College of Law retains ranking in Top 10 environmental law programs.

Alumna Jennifer Call joins Idaho Prosecutors Office

S.J. Quinney College of Law alumna Jennifer Call joined the Bannock County Idaho Prosecutor’s Office in March, 2016. Call works on juvenile, child-protective and mental-health cases. Read the complete story in the Idaho State Journal »