Christian W. Nelson

Christian W. Nelson: Attorney with Richards Brandt Miller Nelson A Professional Law Corporation AV stamp icon
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Mr. Nelson is a shareholder of Richards Brandt Miller Nelson whose practice is focused in medical malpractice and personal injury litigation. His practice also includes products liability and commercial vehicle litigation. Mr. Nelson received a B.S. degree in Finance from the University of Utah in 1987. He graduated from the University of Utah Law School in 1990 and became a member of the Utah State Bar and is admitted to practice before all State and Federal courts in Utah and Idaho. Mr. Nelson was admitted to practice before the United States Supreme Court in 2003.

Recipient, Legal Writing Award, Traynor Moot Court Competition. Senior Staff Member, Journal of Contemporary Law and Journal of Energy Law & Policy, 1989-1990.

Areas of Practice (3)

  • Health Care
  • Personal Injury
  • Transportation

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
801-326-3656  Phone
801-532-5506  Fax
University Attended:
University of Utah, B.S., Finance, 1987
Law School Attended:
University of Utah, J.D., 1990
Year of First Admission:
1990, Utah; 1991, Idaho; 1991, U.S. Court of Appeals, Tenth Circuit; 2003, U.S. District Court, District of Colorado; U.S. Supreme Court; 1990, U.S. District Court, District of Utah; 1991, U.S. District Court, District of Idaho
American Bar Associations; Utah State Bar; Idaho State Bar; Salt Lake County Bar Association; Davis County Bar Association.
Birth Information:
Provo, Utah, October 6, 1960
Payment Information:
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Accepts Visa and MasterCard
  • Fixed Hourly Rates
  • Fixed Fees Available

Peer Reviews

4.9/5.0 (13 reviews)
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  • 5.0/5.0 Rated by a Partner on 09/11/14 in Medical Malpractice Defense

    The legal profession would be well-served with a few more Chris Nelsons

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  • 5.0/5.0 Rated by a Partner on 09/08/14 in Medical Malpractice Defense

    Excellent lawyer, very professional

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