Hatch, James & Dodge, P.C. lawyers offer the capability to represent clients in all types of complex commercial, administrative, class actions, and other forms of litigation from both a plaintiff’s and defendant’s perspective.
The firm’s lawyers are regularly retained in matters involving complicated economic and factual issues, multiple counsel, multiple parties, intense discovery and discovery problems, and substantive issues requiring superior legal scholarship. The lawyers of Hatch, James & Dodge litigate in federal and state courts throughout the country and in various arbitration and administrative forums. The firm has won significant jury verdicts in both defense and plaintiff cases. The National Law Journal has featured the firm in its listing of the largest and most significant defense verdicts in the United States for the firm’s successful defense in a complex securities fraud class action lawsuit. The Firm’s senior attorney has been listed as one of the top commercial litigators in the United States and the only attorney so listed practicing in Utah in a publication of Law Business Research Ltd.
The firm was founded on the belief that clients demand excellent legal work for a competitive fee that larger firms often cannot provide. It remains our belief that these goals are not mutually exclusive, but that they can be achieved by exceptional and efficient lawyers. The firm offers its clients the experience, capability, precision, and attention to detail of a large law firm but continues to preserve personalized attention, a collegial atmosphere, and a cost efficient approach to the practice of law.
The firm has represented Pfizer, Inc.; AstraZeneca, Inc.; Plains All American Pipeline, L.P.; Sprint Solutions, Inc.; First American Title Insurance Company; Lutron Electronics Co., Inc.; Swire Pacific Holdings, Inc. (an “Anchor Bottler” of The Coca-Cola Company, with franchises in twelve states throughout the Western U.S. and related businesses in Hong Kong, Taiwan, and China); Grant Thornton LLP; Apple, Inc.; Convergys Customer Management Group, Inc.; Cytec, Inc.; Symantec, Inc.; American Pacific Corporation; Chevron Texaco; IHC Hospitals, Inc.; ATK Thiokol Propulsion; XanGo, LLC; Neways, Inc.; Heckler & Koch, Inc.; numerous local and national businesses; and a variety of start-up companies in Utah and neighboring states.
Hatch, James & Dodge maintains the highest levels of academic and practical experience. The firm and many of its lawyers have received an “a.v.” rating, the highest possible rating for competence and ethics from Martindale‑Hubbell.