News & Publications

Paul Simmons Teaching in Poland

25 November 2019 Published in News & Publications
DKOWHM partner Paul Simmons recently spent 2 weeks in Poland teaching a legal seminar on advocacy, a topic that is not generally covered in basic legal education in Europe. Through Paul’s career, he has been named Pro Bono Attorney of the Year, Mentor of the Year, and Lawyer of the Year. We are proud to have Paul as part of our team, and watch him continue to positively influence the legal field.

Alan Mortensen Presents At BYU Education Week

28 October 2019 Published in News
Partner Alan Mortensen was honored to present at BYU Education Week on Wednesday, August 21, 2019. Alan's presentation was entitled "The Nuts and Bolts of Tort Litigation and Trial, Parts 1 and 2." DKOWHM congratulates Alan on his involvement with BYU's Education Week.

Ralph Dewsnup inducted as a Life Fellow in the American Bar Foundation

14 June 2019 Published in News
Dewsnup King Olsen Worel Havas Mortensen is proud to announce that Ralph Dewsnup, former president and founding member of the firm, has been inducted as a Life Fellow in the American Bar Foundation. The Foundation is a longstanding organization, established in 1955, in which membership is by invitation only. This remarkable honor is bestowed on only a few deserving candidates. The Fellows encompass a global honorary society of attorneys, judges, and other legal professionals whose public and private careers have proven outstanding dedication to the highest principles of the legal profession and to the well-being of their communities. We congratulate Ralph on this distinct honor.

$2.7 Million Claim Against Southtowne

25 September 2018 Published in News
DKOW Shareholders Michael Worel and Colin King obtained a $2.7 million jury verdict on behalf of their client Lois Smith against Southtowne in June 2018. Ms. Smith was diagnosed with various types of brain injuries after getting carbon monoxide smoke poisoning from her car.