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Includes - Ethics - 1.00
National Business Institute is an approved "presumptive provider" with the Utah State Board of Continuing Legal Education. This program may qualify for up to 6.0 hours of self-study CLE credit for Utah attorneys, which includes 1.0 hour of ethical considerations.
DARREL J. BOSTWICK is a shareholder in the Salt Lake City law firm of Bostwick Law, PLLC, where he practices in the areas of construction contracting, claims resolution, construction litigation, and construction arbitration. Mr. Bostwick is admitted to practice in Utah and before the U.S. District Court District of Utah and the U.S. Court of Appeals 10th Circuit. He is a member of the Utah State Bar (Construction Law Section, Litigation Section, Labor and Employment Section, Administrative Practice Section, and past chairman), American Bar Association, Associated General Contractors, Associated Builders and Contractors, National Association of Home Builders, National Electrical Contractors' Association, Sheet Metal Contractors Association, and the Utah Heating and Air Conditioning Contractors Association. Mr. Bostwick earned his B.S. degree in construction management from Brigham Young University and his J.D. degree from the J. Reuben Clark Law School.
JOHN A. SNOW is an attorney with Prince, Yeates & Geldzahler, and he has also had an active professional practice in Nevada. Mr. Snow's practice consists of general civil litigation, including commercial, professional malpractice, construction, insurance coverage, and defense. He is the chair of the Utah Ethics Advisory Opinion Committee. Mr. Snow has been designated in The Best Lawyers in America as Lawyer of the Year 2012 in the specialties of litigation, real estate, and construction law. He has also been designated in The Best Lawyers in America in the specialties of legal malpractice law, commercial litigation, and construction law; designated in Utah Business magazine's Utah Legal Elite in the specialties of business and civil litigation and construction law; and designated as a Super Lawyer in the Mountain States in Super Lawyer Magazine. Mr. Snow is also ranked in Chambers USA for Utah, litigation: general commercial.
MARK B. THORNTON is an attorney with Skoubye Nielson & Johansen, LLC. His practice focuses on commercial and general litigation matters, including contract disputes, construction law, transportation law, property disputes, landlord-tenant disputes, and insurance disputes. Mr. Thornton is a member of the Utah State Bar (Litigation and Construction Law sections); and is admitted to practice in both state and federal court. He earned his B.A. degree from the University of Utah and his J.D. degree, high honors, from the University of Utah, S.J. Quinney College of Law.