Michael has been with Burton Family Attorneys for almost five years. He has extensive experience in the area of family law and has been licensed for almost a decade. He has assisted clients with divorces, paternity actions, custody matters, probate issues, guardianships, step-parent adoptions, and many other areas. He is compassionate and sensitive to difficult situations and is committed to transparency, efficiency, and dependable client communication. Michael has dealt with legal matters in Weber, Davis, Morgan, Box Elder, Cache, Salt Lake, and Utah Counties, and he focuses on effectively obtaining results for his clients through party agreement, attorney negotiation, and trial. Michael prides himself on being a zealous advocate for his clients and helping them through difficult family-related matters.

In addition to his current work, Michael’s professional background includes Utah District and Appellate Court externships, as well as a Dean’s Fellowship to work at a major litigation firm in Salt Lake City.

Michael received his BA in history from Brigham Young University and graduated from the S.J. Quinney College of Law at the University of Utah. While in law school, he served as the Executive Articles Editor of and was published in the Journal of Law and Family Studies, and was also published in the Utah Law Review. After graduation, he served on the board of the Utah Young Lawyers Division of the Utah State Bar.

Michael enjoys spending time with his wife traveling to new places and exploring their community in Ogden, Utah. Michael is an avid reader of history and biographies and loves skiing.


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