Reading, J. Bruce
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J. Bruce Reading
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Practice Areas:

  • Commercial Law
  • Construction Law
  • Family Law
  • Real Estate Law
  • Estate Planning

Education

  • University of Utah College of Law, Salt Lake City, Utah
    • J.D. - 1972
  • University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah
    • B.S.C.E. - 1969

Bar Admission

  • Utah, 1973
  • U.S. Federal Courts, 1973
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 10th Circuit, 1985
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces, 1986
  • United States Supreme Court, 1997

Published Works

  • Behavioral Modification For Pedestrian Safety Institute of Traffic Engineering Journal, July, 1971

Representative Cases

  • General Leasing Co. v. Manivest Corp., 667 P.2d 596, 1983, Utah, 1983135917
  • IFG Leasing Co. v. Gordon et al., 776 P.2d 607, 1989, Utah, 1989079690
  • Mountain America Credit Union v. McClellan, 854 P.2d 590, 1993, Utah App., 1993115232
  • Pendelton v. Pendelton, 918 P.2d 159, 1996, Utah App., 1996125694
  • Uzelac v. Thurgood (In re Estate of S.T.T.), 144 P.3d 1083, 2006, Utah

Honors

  • AV Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell

Past Positions

  • Utah National Guard, Retired Colonel
  • Professional Engineer- Utah
  • Utah Department of Transportation, Traffic Operations Engineer

Languages

  • German

Fraternities or Sororities

  • Chi Epsilon

Professional Associations

  • Mountain America Federal Credit Union, Board Member, 1987 - Present
  • Consulting Engineers Council of Utah, Member, 1974
  • Salt Lake County Bar Association, Member
  • American Bar Association, Member
  • American Bar Association, General Law Section, Vice Chair of the Business and Commercial Division, 1991 - 1993
  • Utah State Bar, Member, Bar Examination Writers Committee, 1984 - 1985
  • Utah State Bar, Member, Examiners Review Committee, 1992 - Present
  • Utah State Bar, Member, Legislative Affairs Committee, 1992 - Present
  • Utah State Bar, Military Law Section, Chairman, 1986 -1987
  • Utah State Bar, Military Law Section, Chairman, 1998 - 1999
  • Utah State Bar, Banking and Finance Section, Member
  • United Association of Equipment Lessors, Member
  • Fellow Institute of Transportation Engineers, Member