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DKOW President Edward B. Havas named 2018 Lawyer of the Year for Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs

12 February 2018 Published in News
Dewsnup, King, Olsen, Worel, Havas, Mortensen is proud to announce that DKOW President Edward B. Havas was named the 2018 Lawyer of the Year for Personal Injury Litigation in Salt Lake City, Utah. Only one lawyer in each practice area in each community is honored as "Lawyer of the Year". 

Edward B. Havas nominated into the American Board of Trial Advocates

05 September 2017 Published in News
Edward B. Havas, President of Dewsnup King Olsen Worel Havas Mortensen, has been nominated into membership of the American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA).  Membership is by invitation, only and is open only to any trial lawyer who is of high personal character and honorable reputation.  ABOTA members constitute a "who's who" of the trial lawyers, nationwide. Judges, legislators, and community leaders believe that ABOTA encompasses what is "best" in the legal profession.   Congratulations to Ed on this great recognition!

DKOW President Edward B. Havas voted into American Board of Trial Advocates

05 September 2017 Published in News
Dewsnup, King, Olsen, Worel, Havas, Mortensen is proud to announce that the American Board of Trial Advocates ("ABOTA") has approved the membership of DKOW President Edward B. Havas.   ABOTA has chapters in every state and membership constitutes a "who's who" of the trial lawyers nationwide.  Judges, legislators, and community leaders believe that ABOTA encompasses what is "best" in the legal profession,  Membership is by invitation, only.  Congratulations to Ed, who joins the best group of trial lawyers in America!

Paul Simmons's Remarks on Lawyer of the Year Award

29 August 2017 Published in News
Paul Simmons was honored at the Utah State Bar Annual Conference with the award for Lawyer of the Year.  In accepting the award, Paul made the following remarks: I was in San Diego last year when Annette Jarvis received this award, and I remember thinking, “I want to be Annette Jarvis when I grow up.” Not because I wanted an award. The only award I thought I’d ever win was The Lawyer with the Messiest Office. But I wanted to have her character and compassion, her wisdom and fortitude. I have a long way to go to reach the level of past recipients of this award. I realize that many of you are equally qualified if not more so to receive this award, beginning with all of the attorneys I work with. There isn’t a finer group of attorneys anywhere. I’d like to acknowledge a few of the many people who have influenced me along the way. First, I’d…