Phillip S. Ferguson

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Phil is a senior trial attorney with 31 years of experience. Although he tends to concentrate on professional liability, product liability, and construction/design professional matters, he also handles complex commercial litigation, including the defense of insurance disputes. Phil is co-chair of the firm’s Professional Liability and Construction practice groups.

Areas of Practice (4)

  • Products Liability Law
  • Professional Malpractice Law
  • Toxic Torts
  • Aviation Law

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
801-790-0586  Phone
801-355-3472  Fax
University Attended:
Ricks College, A.A., 1977; Brigham Young University, B.A., summa cum laude, 1978
Law School Attended:
Brigham Young University, J.D., cum laude, 1981
Year of First Admission:
1990, U.S. Court of Appeals, Tenth Circuit; 1981, Utah
Utah State Bar (Member, Needs of the Elderly Committee, 1992—2002; Chair, 1998-2000; Member, Committee on Writing Plain English Jury Instructions for Civil Cases, 2003 - Present); Federal and American Bar Associations; International Association of Defense Counsel; Utah Defense Lawyers Association; Defense Research Institute; Fellow, Litigation Counsel of America.
Birth Information:
Provo, Utah, April 6, 1955
Reported Cases:
1. Basic Research LLC v. Admiral Insurance Co., 2013 UT 6, __ P.3d __ (Coverage Dispute regarding Advertising Injury Coverage)
2. Advanced Restoration v. Priskos, 2005 UT App 505, 126 P.3d 786 (interpreting construction repair/lease provisions)
3. ClearOne Communications v. National Union Fire Insurance Company of Pittsburgh, 2005 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 26187 (D&O liability / rescission of insurance policy)
4. Utah Power & Light v. Babcock & Wilcox, 795 F. Supp. 1074 (D. Utah 1992) (breach of warranty, design defect)
5. First Security Bank v. Banberry Crossing, 780 P.2d 1253 (Utah 1989) (alleged lawyer/trustee malpractice)
6. Birkner v. Salt Lake County, 771 P.2d 1053 (Utah 1989) (alleged social worker malpractice)
Payment Information:
  • Free Initial Consultation
  • Fixed Hourly Rates
  • Fixed Fees Available

Peer Reviews

5.0/5.0 (2 reviews)
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