12:00-1:00 p.m., Durham Jones and Pinegar (111 Main St Suite 2400, Salt Lake City, UT 84111)
Professor James Holbrook will present on the proposed changes to Rule 8.4 (g) and discuss the potential challenges and benefits of the proposed change.
$15 lunch charge or free no-lunch option. Register online »
1 hour CLE (pending).
James Holbrook, Clinical Professor of Law, S.J. Quinney College of Law
Professor Holbrook received a B.A. in 1966 from Grinnell College where he was a member of Phi Beta Kappa and was awarded a Woodrow Wilson Honorary Fellowship. In 1968 he received an M.A. from Indiana University, which he attended as a National Science Foundation Fellow. He fought in combat in Vietnam in 1969, for which service he was awarded the Bronze Star and Army Commendation Medal for Valor. In 1974 he received a J.D. from the University of Utah where he was an articles editor of the Journal of Contemporary Law. After law school, he clerked for the chief judge of the federal district court for Utah and later served as an Assistant U.S. Attorney in Salt Lake City. Before joining the faculty at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law in 2002, he practiced law for twenty-eight years, primarily in the areas of complex civil and federal white-collar criminal litigation. Since 1987, he has mediated and arbitrated over 700 disputes dealing with a wide range of legal issues.