Paul R. Smith

Paul R. Smith: Attorney with Jones, Waldo, Holbrook & McDonough A Professional Corporation


Practices in the areas of commercial litigation, employment law, bankruptcy law, water law, and intellectual property. Litigates cases involving complex factual and legal matters including breach of contract, employment discrimination, Ponzi schemes, breach of fiduciary duty, interference with contract, trade secrets, and patents and trademarks. Paul has tried cases before state and federal courts, the Adjudication Division of the Utah Labor Commission, and the U.S. Department of Labor. Paul also represents clients in acquiring and protecting U.S. trademark rights in proceedings before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.


•Summer Associate, Jones Waldo, 2011
•Extern for Chief Judge Roslyn Silver (D. Ariz.), 2010
•Intellectual Property Law Clerk, PING, 2010

Areas of Practice (8)

  • Litigation
  • Appellate Litigation
  • Bankruptcy and Creditors' Rights
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Employment and Labor Law
  • Intellectual Property
  • Intellectual Property Litigation
  • Water Rights

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
801.534.7494  Phone
University Attended:
University of Utah, B.S., Mechanical Engineering, 2009
Law School Attended:
Arizona State College of Law, J.D., cum laude, Business Editor, Arizona State Law Journal, Willard H. Pedrick Scholar, 2012
Year of First Admission:
2012, Utah

Professional Affiliations

•Utah State Bar


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Salt Lake City, Utah

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