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James C. Bergstedt
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Salt Lake City Attorney
James C. Bergstedt

Phone: 801.524.1000


Languages: English, German

Mr. Bergstedt has extensive experience in general civil, commercial, debt collections, and personal injury litigation.  He is licensed to practice in Utah State and Federal Courts and in the Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals.   He has been recognized by his peers as a Mountain States Super Lawyers “Rising Star” and by The National Trial Lawyers as a “Top 40 Under 40” Utah lawyer.

Prior Professional Experience
Mr. Bergstedt also has experience as a clerk and associate at Epperson, Rencher & Owens in the area of medical malpractice defense and as a clerk at the Utah Office of the Attorney General, Commercial Enforcement Division.

University of Utah, S.J. Quinney College of Law, J.D., 2007
Robert H. Hinckley Graduate Scholar
Recipient of the David T. Lewis Clinical Award
College of Law Outstanding Achievement Award
Pro Bono Initiative Award
University of Utah, B.S. in Accounting (cum laude) and B.A. in German, 2004

U.S. Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals, 2012
Utah and U.S. District Court, District of Utah, 2008

Bar Examiner, Utah State Bar
Primerus Young Lawyers Section
Young Alumni Board, University of Utah
Utah Chamber Artists (former board member)
Young Lawyers Executive Board, Utah State Bar, (former board member)

Second Language

Native of Salt Lake City
Interests include playing tennis and golf, running, piano, travel, and spending time with my wife and three children
Former long-time pianist at the Roof Restaurant

Distinctions and Awards
“Careers in Litigation” Panel Participant, S.J. Quinney College of Law, 2013
Named one of the “Top 40 under 40” Utah trial lawyers with The National Trial Lawyers, 2012
Named a “Rising Star” by Mountain States Super Lawyers, 2010

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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: 801.524.1000

Fax: 801.524.1098



Member Since: 2010

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