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Thomas R. Barton
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Salt Lake City Attorney
Thomas R. Barton

Phone: 801.524.1000


Languages: English

Tom Barton is an experienced commercial attorney who has litigated a wide variety of business disputes—including matters related to employment, tax, natural resources and real estate, contracts, homeowner disputes, and professional liability cases.  He has tried cases in the state, federal and tax courts, administrative forums, and handled appeals.  Judge Dee Benson appointed Mr. Barton as equity receiver for Wing v. Buchanan, United States District Court, District of Utah.

Prior Professional Experience
Mr. Barton practiced at Prince, Yeates & Geldzahler from 1994 to 2005, at which point he moved to Van Cott, Bagley, Cornwall & McCarthy. He returned to Prince, Yeates & Geldzahler in 2015, and currently serves on its Board of Directors.

J.D., University of Virginia (1994)
B.A., College of William & Mary (1990, English)

Utah and U.S. District Court, District of Utah, 1994
U.S. Court of Appeals, Tenth Circuit, 1994
United States Tax Court, 1996

Utah State Bar
Salt Lake County Bar
Federal Bar Association
David K. Watkiss-Sutherland II American Inn of Court
National Association of Federal Equity Receivers
Tracy Aviary, Board of Directors (2005 to present, Chair 2011-12)
Planned Parenthood Association of Utah, Board of Directors (1998-2000)

Mr. Barton was born and raised in Salt Lake City, Utah.

Awards and Distinctions
AV (Preeminent) Rating, Martindale Hubbell
Utah Business Magazine, Utah Legal Elite (various years)
Mountain States Super Lawyers (various years)
Utah Philanthropy Day, Heart in Hands Award Recipient, 2012

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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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