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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.
CLAYTON H. PREECE is an attorney with Smith Hartvigsen, PLLC, where he represents businesses, governmental entities, and individuals in a wide range of litigation matters including land use and zoning, labor and employment, construction litigation, commercial litigation, natural resources litigation, and corporate and business transactions. Mr. Preece is an author and editor of the Employment Law for Business Blog and the Utah Employment Law Quarterly. He is admitted to practice in Utah. Mr. Preece is a member of the Utah Manufacturing Association, American Bar Association, and Utah State Bar. He earned his B.A. degree, summa cum laude, from Utah Valley University and his J.D. degree from The George Washington University Law School in Washington, D.C.
BRAD SMITH is a partner with Stevenson Smith Hood, P.C., where his practice areas include banking law, business law, commercial law, construction and lien law, criminal defense, divorce and other domestic law, employment and labor law, education law, guardian ad litem, litigation, personal injury, property and real estate law, Social Security, wills, trusts, and probate. Mr. Smith is a judge pro tem for Ogden City Justice Court, and he served from 2011 through 2014 as superintendent of schools of the Ogden City School District, and from 2014 through 2016 as the Utah state superintendent of public instruction. He is admitted practice in Utah, the U.S District Court, District of Utah; the U.S. Court of Appeals, Tenth Circuit; and the U.S Supreme Court. Mr. Smith is a member of the Utah State and Weber County bar associations; and the Rex E. Lee American Inns of Court, Master of the Bench. He earned his B.S. degree from the University of Utah and his J.D. degree from the University of Utah College of Law.
J. CRAIG SMITH is a founding member of the Salt Lake City law firm of Smith Hartvigsen, PLLC, where he practices in the areas of water law, land use, and redevelopment law. Mr. Smith has argued more than 30 appeals before the Utah Supreme Court. He was a law clerk for the Hon. J. Robert Bullock for the Fourth District of Utah and an assistant city attorney for Park City, Utah. Mr. Smith has written many articles, including “A Preference for Domestic Use in Utah: A Relic of The Past?” ABA Water Resources Committee Newsletter, Volume 12, No. 1, Fall 2009. He is a member of the American Bar Association and the Utah State Bar (sections on Urban, State and Local Government Law; Natural Resources; and Litigation). In 2004, the Utah State Bar (Energy, Natural Resources and Environmental Law Section) recognized him as Lawyer of the Year. Mr. Smith earned his A.S. degree, with high honors, from the College of Eastern Utah; and both his B.A. degree, magna cum laude, and J.D. degree, cum laude, from Brigham Young University.
JOHN B. STAHL is a registered professional land surveyor in the states of Utah and Montana, currently owning and operating Cornerstone Professional Land Surveys, Inc., and Cornerstone Land Consulting, Inc., in Salt Lake City since 1988. He specializes in surveying land boundaries, mediating and resolving boundary conflicts, performing title research, and providing land boundary consultation services. Mr. Stahl has been qualified as an expert witness and has actively participated in the preparation of amicus curiae briefs to the Utah Supreme Court. He has furthered his mediation education by participating in a state qualified 40 hour training program. Mr. Stahl has been a state chair of the Utah Council of Land Surveyors and a Utah delegate to the Western Federation of Professional Surveyors. He is a adjunct professor for the Salt Lake Community College, where he has taught courses for land surveying students and continues teaching an extensive course in land boundary law for the past 20 years. Mr. Stahl earned his A.A.S. degree in land surveying from Flathead Valley Community College in Kalispell, Montana.
DAVID B. STEVENSON is a shareholder with Stevenson Smith Hood, P.C., where he practices business and commercial law, employment and labor law, environmental law, litigation, personal injury, property and real estate law, wills, trusts, estates and probate, contract law, and mergers/acquisitions law. Mr. Stevenson is admitted to practice in Utah and Tennessee; Utah and Tennessee Court of Appeals; U.S. District Court, District of Utah; U.S. District Court, Western District of Tennessee; and U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit. He is a member of the Utah State Bar, the Weber County Bar Association and the American Inns of Court. Mr. Stevenson earned his B.S. degree from Brigham Young University; his M.S. degree from Duke University; and his J.D. degree from University of Memphis, Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law.