Joseph A. Skinner

Joseph A. Skinner

Salt Lake City, Utah
Mr. Skinner graduated from the University of Utah in 2001 with a B.S. in Finance. In 2005, he earned his J.D. from Washington and Lee University School of Law. He has been a member of the Utah State Bar since 2005, and a member of the State Bar of Nevada since 2006. Before joining Scalley Reading, Mr. Skinner practiced law in Las Vegas, Nevada and Heber City, Utah. In additional to trial courts, he has appeared in both state and federal appellate courts. Currently he is a member of the American Bar Association. His areas of practice include commercial litigation, banking law, real estate law, and appeals.

Areas of Practice

  • Commercial Law and Litigation
  • Real Estate Law and Litigation
  • Contracts
  • Lender Services

Bar Admissions

  • Utah, 2005
  • Nevada, 2006
  • U.S. District Court District of Utah, 2005
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 10th Circuit, 2011


  • Washington and Lee University School of Law, Lexington, Virginia
    • Juris Doctor - 2005
  • University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah
    • Bachelor of Science - 2001
    • Major: Finance
  • Ricks College, Rexburg, Idaho
    • Associate of Science - 2000
    • Major: Business Administration

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • American Bar Association: Member of Law Practice Management Section and Litigation Section
  • Utah State Bar: Member of the Litigation and Real Estate Sections
  • State Bar of Nevada, Member