• Matheson Courthouse
  • Sandy City Hall
  • Bountiful City Hall
  • Park City
  • Provo
  • Ogden

Welcome to Spencer & Jensen, PLLC

At Spencer & Jensen, PLLC, we have brought together attorneys with decades of experience in litigation and transactional matters. The Northern Utah Law Firm of Spencer & Jensen, PLLC, with offices in Sandy and Syracuse, Utah, focuses on five inter-related areas of law, including family law, business law, elder law, criminal law, and governmental relations. Every attorney at Spencer & Jensen, PLLC brings years of legal, business and government experience to his area of expertise.

We are regularly asked by our clients to represent them in state, federal and/or appellate courts in the States of Utah and Idaho. We are also asked by our clients to represent them in matters before the Utah State Legislature and a wide variety of state and federal agencies.

If you are looking for experience in the following areas, we invite you to give us a call for a frank discussion of your legal rights and obligations:

Family Law

    Divorce, Child Custody, Father's Rights, Protective Order, and Grandparent Rights litigation, as well as both mediation and arbitration of these types of disputes. In addition to representation in these types of matters, Spencer & Jensen, PLLC, provides Family Law "Special Master" Services to both clients and other attorneys.

Business Law

    Business Entity Formation (corporations, limited liability companies and partnerships); Contract Preparation and Negotiation; Regulatory Compliance Plans; Licensure and Permitting Matters; as well as resolving disputes by mediation, arbitration or litigation.

Elder Law

    Wills, Trusts, Powers of Attorney, Living Wills, Guardianships, Probate Litigation, Grandparent Rights, and Estate Administration, as well as resolving disputes by mediation, arbitration or litigation.

Criminal Law

    Felonies and misdemeanors, including those related to Domestic Violence, DUIs, and Protective Order violations.

Intergovernmental Relations

    Lobbying on behalf of clients before the Utah State Legislature, as well as county and city governmental entities throughout the State of Utah.

Do You Need a Living Will?

Do You Need a Living Will?

Wills are often associated with the process that occurs after a person passes. Many people are not aware that they can create a will that dictates what happens before their final day. Living wills, sometimes called Advance Health Care Directives, help you plan for your own care.

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Utah's Laws Against Child Abuse

Utah's Laws Against Child Abuse

Whenever a child’s mental or physical health is at stake, the law takes over and allows police and prosecutors to stop the activity. They are able to carry out criminal prosecutions against defendants with the help of the Department of Child and Family Services, and tips from mandatory reporters.

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Deciding When to Take Advantage of Mediation

Deciding When to Take Advantage of Mediation

Going to trial is not the only way to resolve a lawsuit. In fact, there is another solution that is a lot quicker and easier: civil mediation. Despite the benefits of this process, many litigants are unfamiliar with this option. Yet, once they learn of it, they often wonder how the process can benefit them.

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