Michael F. Skolnick

Michael F. Skolnick: Attorney with Kipp and Christian, P.C.

Biography

Mr. Skolnick is an AV peer review rated attorney. His practice emphasizes professional malpractice defense, commercial litigation, product liability law, personal injury law and general civil litigation. Mr. Skolnick was recently named by his peers as one of the top business litigation attorneys in the State of Utah, in a survey published in the January 2013 issue of Utah Business magazine. He is also listed in “The Best Lawyers in America® 2013”. Copyright 2013 by Woodward/White, Inc., Aiken, SC., and 2013 Mountain States Super Lawyers®. Representative clients generally include: attorneys, accountants, real estate agents and brokers, insurance agents, physicians, hospitals, medical device manufacturers, plaintiffs and defendants in personal injury and product liability actions and a variety of other litigation and business clients. From 1985 to 1988, Mr. Skolnick served as an Assistant Attorney General for the State of Utah. He joined Kipp and Christian in 1988 and became a shareholder in 1992. Fellow: with the Litigation Counsel of America. Representative clients generally include: attorneys, accountants, real estate agents and brokers, insurance agents, physicians, hospitals, medical device manufacturers, plaintiffs and defendants in personal injury and product liability actions and a variety of other litigation and business clients. From 1985 to 1988, Mr. Skolnick served as an Assistant Attorney General for the State of Utah. He joined Kipp and Christian in 1988 and became a shareholder in 1992.

with the Litigation Counsel of America. Representative clients generally include: attorneys, accountants, real estate agents and brokers, insurance agents, physicians, hospitals, medical device manufacturers, plaintiffs and defendants in personal injury and product liability actions and a variety of other litigation and business clients. From 1985 to 1988, Mr. Skolnick served as an Assistant Attorney General for the State of Utah. He joined Kipp and Christian in 1988 and became a shareholder in 1992. Member: Salt Lake County and American Bar Associations; Utah State Bar; American Inn of Court II (President, 2004-2005).

Areas of Practice (5)

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Professional Malpractice
  • Products Liability Law
  • Personal Injury
  • Civil Litigation

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
801-521-3773  Phone
801-359-9004  Fax
www.kippandchristian.com
University Attended:
University of Texas at Austin, B.A., 1982
Law School Attended:
University of Texas at Austin, J.D., 1985
Year of First Admission:
1985
Admission:
1985, Utah
Birth Information:
Ithaca, New York, 1960
ISLN:
903663616
Payment Information:

    Peer Reviews

    • 5.0/5.0 (3 reviews)
    • A Martindale-Hubbell Peer Rating reflects a combination of achieving a Very High General Ethical Standards rating and a Legal Ability numerical rating.
    • Legal Knowledge

      5.0/5.0
    • Analytical Capability

      5.0/5.0
    • Judgment

      5.0/5.0
    • Communication

      5.0/5.0
    • Legal Experience

      5.0/5.0
    • 5.0/5.0 Rated by a Partner on 09/28/11 in Insurance

      Michael is an excellent defense attorney in his specialized field of insurance defense. He is highly regarded by his peers in this area. He is professional, dynamic and very capable.

      Michael is an excellent defense attorney in his specialized field of insurance defense. He is highly regarded by his peers in this area. He is professional, dynamic and very capable. Read less

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    • 5.0/5.0 Rated by a Partner on 09/20/11 in Civil Litigation

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