John A. Snow

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John A.Snow
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Phone: 801.532.1234
Direct: 801.536.6772

John Snow has been practicing law in Salt Lake City since 1973 as well as maintaining an active professional practice in Nevada since 1990. Mr. Snow focuses his practice in general civil litigation, with extensive experience in the following areas:

  • Construction litigation
  • Professional malpractice defense
  • Insurance defense and insurance coverage  
  • Real estate and real estate development litigation defending developers, owners, lenders and contractors
  • Probate, Trust and Tax litigation including the validity of wills and codicils
  • Bankruptcy litigation

During the past decade, Mr. Snow has been repeatedly recognized in The Best Lawyers in America, Utah Business Magazine and by Mountain States Super Lawyers. (See detailed rankings below under Professional Accomplishments.) 

Mr. Snow is a faculty member of Lorman Education Services (https://www.lorman.com/), the National Business Institute (https://www.nbi-sems.com/) and also works with Strafford (https://www.sp-04.com/r.php?products/txgnpbhlra) to provide CLE webinars, educational and training materials for attorneys. His upcoming webinars and latest educational products can be found under the Presentations tab above.  

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Accomplishments

Academic

Arizona State University (J.D., cum laude, 1973)

Comment Editor, Arizona State Law Journal (1971-73)

 Brigham Young University (B.A.,1970)


Professional

2020 – Designated by The Best Lawyers in America in the area of Legal Malpractice Law – Defendants

2019 – Designated “Lawyer of the Year” by The Best Lawyers in America in Construction Law

2018 – Designated “Lawyer of the Year” by The Best Lawyers in America in Legal Malpractice Law – Defendants

2017 – Designated “Lawyer of the Year” by The Best Lawyers in America in Litigation – Banking and Finance

2016 – Designated “Lawyer of the Year” by The Best Lawyers in America in Legal Malpractice Law – Defendants

2013 – Designated by The Best Lawyers in America in the area of Legal Malpractice Law – Defendants

2012 – Designated by The Best Lawyers in America as “Lawyer of the Year” in Litigation, Real Estate

2011 – Designated “Lawyer of the Year” by The Best Lawyers in America in Construction Law

Designated in Utah Business Magazine’s “Utah Legal Elite” in the specialties of Civil Litigation and Construction Law.

Designated as a “Super Lawyer” and a “Top Lawyer” in Mountain States in Super Lawyer Magazine in the areas of Professional Liability Defense.


Associations

Professional

Member, Utah State Bar

Member, Litigation Section of the Utah State Bar

Member, Construction Law Section of the Utah State Bar

Member, State Bar of Nevada

Member, American Bar Association

Member, Litigation Section

Member, Character and Fitness Committee of the Utah State Bar (2001-2011)

Member, Ethics Advisory Opinion Committee, Utah State Bar (2009-Present)

Chair, Ethics Advisory Opinion Committee, Utah State Bar (August 2011–Present)

Member, Ethics & Discipline Committee of the Utah Supreme Court (2004)

Member, Model Jury Instruction Committee for the State of Utah, Commercial Transactions Subcommittee

Member, United States District Court for Utah, Technology Advisory Committee

Member (as a practicing attorney), 1975 Board of Editors, Brigham Young University Law Review


Community

Member, Professional Services Credentials Committee, Urban Central Region, Intermountain Health Care (Hospital System, 2006-2012)

Member, Board of Trustees of the Urban Central Region, Intermountain Health Care (2006-2012)

General Counsel and Member of the Board of Directors for Hot August Nights, Inc., Reno, Nevada, from 1995-1999

Member, Board of Directors of Hidden Valley Country Club, Salt Lake City, 1988-1990, 2001-2002, 2005-2007, President 2007


Licensed/Admitted

Utah
Nevada
U.S. Court of Appeals, 9th Circuit
U.S. Court of Appeals, 10th Circuit
U.S. Court of Appeals, Federal Circuit

Education

Arizona State University, Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law