William J. Hansen

William J. Hansen: Attorney with Christensen & Jensen A Professional Corporation AV stamp icon
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Bill Hansen is one of the most creative and successful personal injury attorneys in Utah. He has obtained extraordinary recoveries in difficult cases that other attorneys were unwilling to handle, and has been able to aggressively identify and pursue claims that other attorneys have missed. Bill is willing to take on matters that require extended litigation, especially for clients who do not have the resources to do so. Bill receives great pleasure from helping severely injured individuals restore their lives after devastating accidents. He has established a reputation as a tough but fair litigator.

Areas of Practice (5)

  • Personal Injury Law
  • Plaintiff's Trial Practice
  • Tort Law
  • Negligence Law
  • Insurance Law

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
801-790-0586  Phone
801-355-3472  Fax
University Attended:
University of Utah, B.S., magna cum laude, 1977
Law School Attended:
Brigham Young University, J.D., 1980
Year of First Admission:
1980, Utah
Utah State Bar; American Bar Association; Federal Bar Association (Past President, Utah Chapter).
Birth Information:
Salt Lake City, Utah, November 15, 1953
Reported Cases:
Straub v. Fisher and Paykel, 990 P.2d 384 (Utah 1999); Glover v. Boy Scouts of America, 923 P.2d 1383 (Utah 1996); Pate v. Marathon Steel Co., 777 P.2d 428 (Utah 1989); Smith v. Weber City Sch. Dist., 877 P.2d 1276 (Utah App. 1994); Dowell Div. of Dow Chem. U.S.A. v. Del-Rio Drilling Programs, Inc., 761 P.2d 1380 (Utah 1988); Ault v. Dubois, 739 P.2d 1117, (Utah App. 1987).
Payment Information:
  • Free Initial Consultation
  • Fixed Hourly Rates
  • Fixed Fees Available

Peer Reviews

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

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Salt Lake City, Utah

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