International Society of Primerus Law Firms

Salt Lake City Attorney
John S. Chindlund

Phone: 801.524.1000


Languages: English

John Chindlund practices labor law, representing employers in all issues pertaining to the employer-employee relationship.

He handles matters involving the National Labor Relations Board, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, the United States Department of Labor, Occupational Safety and Health Administration and the Utah Anti-Discrimination and Labor division.

Mr. Chindlund also defends employers against state causes of action arising out of the employer-employee relationship, including wrongful termination actions, intentional tort claims, worker’s compensation and unemployment claims. Helping employers negotiate collective bargaining agreements and arbitrate grievances under such agreements is another area in which he has wide experience.

Prior Professional Experience
Before joining Prince Yeates, Mr. Chindlund served as staff counsel to a board member of the National Labor Relations Board in Washington, D.C. He was also a trial lawyer for a regional office of the National Labor Relations Board.

Cleveland State University, summa cum laude, J.D., 1974
Member of Omicron Delta Epsilon, Beta Gamma Sigma, and Order of the Barrister
honorary societies
Kent State University, B.B.A., magna cum laude, 1970

Ohio, 1974
Utah, 1979

Member of the American Bar Association
Member of Primerus Labor and Employment Practice Group

Born in Ashland, Oregon

Distinctions and Awards
AV Rating, Martindale-Hubbell
Named to Utah’s Legal Elite in Labor and Employment, 2009 and 2012-2013
Selected for Best Lawyers in America® for 2010 and 2016 in the area of Labor and Employment and Employee Benefits Law
Named ’2013 Top Lawyer Rated Lawyer in Labor & Employment by American Lawyer Media and Martindale-Hubbell

Attorney News & Announcements

Prince Yeates Attorney Named Among Best Lawyers in America for 2013

Prince Yeates Attorney Named a 2013 Top Rated Lawyer

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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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