International Society of Primerus Law Firms

Salt Lake City Attorney
Charles L. Perschon, Esq.

Phone: 801.416.2119


Languages: English

In 2010, Charles Perschon joined Prince Yeates, where he maintains a practice in appellate work and complex commercial litigation.

Prior Professional Experience
In law school, Mr. Perschon was a summer clerk for Presiding Judge Judith M. Billings of the Utah Court of Appeals and was a summer associate at Danaher, Lagnese & Neal in Hartford, Connecticut. After graduating in 2006, Mr. Perschon joined Hill, Johnson & Schmutz in Provo, Utah where he practiced litigation and appellate work. While at HJS, Mr. Perschon second-chaired a four-day jury trial yielding a $3.1 million dollar verdict for his clients.

In 2010, Mr. Perschon joined Prince, Yeates & Geldzahler. As a shareholder, he practices commercial litigation and appellate work. In 2013, he was selected as a Mountain States Super Lawyer Rising Star after being chosen through a nomination process in which other attorneys select the best lawyers, age 40 or younger, whom they have observed in a professional setting. The “Rising Star” honor is presented to fewer than 2.5% of the lawyers in Utah each year.

Reported Cases

West v. Dobrev, 2013 WL 5813749 (10th Cir. 2013)
Gladwell v. Reinhart, 291 P.3d 228 (Utah 2012)
Anderson v. Kriser, 266 P.3d 819 (Utah 2011)
Hess v. Canberra Development, L.C., 254 P.3d 161 (Utah 2011)
Sunridge Dev. Corp. v. R B & G Eng’g, Inc., 230 P.3d 1000 (Utah 2010)
Davencourt at Pilgrim’s Landing Homeowners Ass’n v. Davencourt at Pilgrim’s Landing, 221 P.3d 234 (Utah 2009)
Innerlight, Inc. v. Matrix Group, LLC, 214 P.3d 854 (Utah 2009)
Tom Heal Commer. Real Estate, Inc. v. York, 167 P.3d 523 (Utah Ct. App. 2007)

University of Connecticut School of Law, J.D., 2006
Editor-in-Chief of the Connecticut Public Interest Law Journal
Member of the Connecticut Moot Court Board
University of Utah, B.S. in Psychology, 2003


Utah and U.S. District Court, District of Utah, 2006
U.S. Court of Appeals, Tenth Circuit

Barrister of the Aldon J. Anderson American Inn of Court
Co-founder and serves as the Chief Financial Officer of the Gordon Burt Affleck
Foundation, a 501(c)(3) non-profit charity
Board member of the Young Lawyers’ Division of the Utah State Bar

Publications and Presentations
– Civil Court Procedure and Strategy Boot Camp, National Business
Institute, “Responsive Pleadings” and “Motions, Notices, and
Hearings,” June 23-24, 2011, Salt Lake City, Utah
– University of Utah, David Eccles School of Business, Business Law, “Real
Property and Landlord/Tenant Relationships,” June 30, 2011, Salt Lake
City, Utah
– Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv, Ukraine, Bankruptcy Law Lecture,
November 9, 2011

Avid marathoner

Awards and Distinctions

“Rising Star” – Mountain States Super Lawyers, 2013
Mountain State Super Lawyer 2015

Attorney News & Announcements

Four Prince Yeates Attorneys Chosen as 2013 Mountain States Super Lawyers; Four More Selected as Rising Stars

Prince Yeates Names Two Attorneys as Shareholders for 2013

Contact This Firm

Prince Yeates

15 West South Temple, Suite 1700
Salt Lake City, UT 84101
United States

Law Firm Contact: Thomas R. Barton

Tel: 801.416.2119

Fax: 801.524.1098



Member Since: 2010

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