International Society of Primerus Law Firms

Salt Lake City Attorney
Jon C. Heaton, Esq.

Phone: 801.416.2119


Languages: English

Jon Heaton’s legal practice primarily involves real property law, general property law, aviation law and the negotiation and resolution of disputes.

Mr. Heaton always attempts to settle and resolve legal issues prior to litigation or arbitration. Much of his practice has been devoted to ski-related clients. He has served as general counsel for Marker International and its subsidiaries, a manufacturer of ski bindings, ski clothing and accessories. He has represented Park City Ski Area in real estate activities and was formerly the attorney for the United States Ski Team.

With a wealth of governmental and general business experience from the managerial, consulting and legal perspectives, Mr. Heaton makes a unique contribution to the business organizations he serves and to the emerging development projects and strategies of his clients. He has been a partner and shareholder of Prince Yeates since 1976.

Prior Professional Experience
Mr. Heaton maintains close contacts with clients in Park City and Salt Lake City, where he represents developers of commercial and residential real estate. He has structured more than 70 condominiums and planned unit development projects and has provided legal expertise for several subdivisions and for undivided interest resort real estate projects.

He spent six years as a Tactical Air Command pilot in the United States Air Force. Mr. Heaton is an avid flyer, piloting multi-engine commercial aircraft, and has over 7,000 hours of worldwide flying experience. In the military he was instrumental in providing for large-scale joint training and readiness experiences on a national basis. He was promoted to brigadier general in the Air Force and was the commander of the Utah Air National Guard for eight years.


Vanderbilt Law School, J.D., 1972
Member of the Order of the Coif
University of Colorado, B.S. in Accounting, with honors, 1964

Utah, 1972
United States Federal courts 1972

Prior Member of the State of Utah Board of Architects
American Bar Association
Order of the Coif 1972
Periodically serves pro bono as a judge in the small claims courts of the State of Utah

Avid Flyer

Distinctions and Awards
AV Rating, Martindale-Hubbell
Named to Utah’s Legal Elite in Real Estate, 2009
Excellent Avvo Rating – Featured Attorney for Real Estate

Excellent Avvo Rating – Featured Attorney for Real Estate

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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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