We are a synergistic group of seasoned professionals. Our extraordinary capabilities are guided by wide ranging experience, tempered by common sense and precisely focused on the results that benefit our clients.
Our diverse group of professionals includes attorneys focusing on business law; employment law; securities law; tax, trusts, probate, estate planning and business succession; civil litigation; bankruptcy; family law; non-traditional families; and international law.
James E Harward attended Brigham Young University and received a B. A. degree in English. His legal education and training came at the University of California Hastings College of Law in San Francisco. Mr. Harward has over 30 years of legal experience in private practice, corporate counsel and government positions including the Director of Legal Affairs to the Industrial Commission (now the Labor Commission) and Administrative Law Judge for the Utah State Tax Commission.
He has developed his practice of providing outstanding personal legal services to a select clientele ranging from airline companies to medical device development and manufacturing companies. His expertise is particularly helpful in new company development and reorganizations and restructuring of struggling companies. His trial experience is extensive and broad from complex tax matters to white collar criminal tax matters.
In addition to his experience in the practice of law, he was a board member of the Utah State Department of Professional Licensing and Chairman of the licensing board, President of the Utah Chapter of NAPEO, co-chair of the Utah State Bar Task Force on administrative law reform, Adjunct Professor for the National Judicial College, University of Nevado-Reno and an avid outdoorsman and family man.