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Shaun L Peck

Shaun L Peck is the founder of Peck Hadfield Baxter & Moore, LLC. Mr. Peck represents families and individuals who have been harmed by the actions of other people, corporations, or government actors. Mr. Peck is dedicated to making our communities a safer place for our children and families to live, work and play.

Mr. Peck has practiced law since 1994. He is a dedicated trial attorney who has achieved numerous successes on behalf of the people he represents. Mr. Peck brings personal focus and an intense dedication to success to each case.

significant cases

Kranendonk v. Gregory & Swapp, PLLC, 320 P.3d 689 (Utah App. 2014) (reversing summary judgment granted by the trial court in favor of Gregory & Swapp in an attorney malpractice case arising out of a failure to serve process/expired statute of limitations).

Van Orden v. Caribou County, 546 Fed.Appx. 647 (9th Cir. 2013) (reversing trial court’s grant of summary judgment in favor of Caribou County in U.S.C. 1983 action involving a jail detainee’s death).

Carlsen v. Board of Adjustment of City of Smithfield, 287 P.3d 440 (Utah App. 2012) (affirming trial court decision in favor of Mr. Peck’s client in property rights dispute).

Harold Selman, Inc. v. Box Elder County, 251 P.3d 804 (Utah 2011) (reversing Court of Appeals decision and finding in favor of Mr. Peck’s clients in road dispute case).

Mytee Products, Inc. v. Harris Research, Inc., 615 F.Supp.2d 1163 (S.D.Cal. 2009) (denial of summary judgment against opposing party in patent infringement litigation). Case ultimately tried to jury with favorable verdict. See Mytee Products, Inc. v. Harris Research, Inc., 439 Fed.Appx. 882 (C.A.Fed. 2011).

Harris Research, Inc. v. Lydon, 505 F.Supp.2d 1161 (D.Utah 2007) (granting injunction against patent infringer).

Burgess v. Porterfield, 469 S.E.2d 114 (W.Va. 1996).

Jordan v. Ravenswood Aluminum Corp., 455 S.E.2d 561 (W.Va. 1995) (affirming summary judgment in favor of Mr. Peck’s client).

Barney v. Auvil, 466 S.E.2d 801 (W.Va. 1995) (reversing trial court’s denial of motion to amend to add third party complaint in favor of Mr. Peck’s client).

recent case results

On February 13, 2014, Mr. Peck, along with Brandon Baxter and Matthew Lorz, obtained a reversal of an improper summary judgment in the Utah Court of Appeals in a legal malpractice case against Craig Swapp and Associates arising out of a semi truck accident.

On November 15, 2013, Mr. Peck, along with Brandon Baxter and Shawn Bailey, obtained a reversal of summary judgment in the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals in a U.S.C. 1983 action against the Caribou County, Idaho Jail arising out of the death of an inmate.

In August, 2014, Mr. Peck and Mr. Bailey, along with Kent Spence and Noah Drew of the Spence Law Firm, settled a substantial case involving excessive force against Twin Falls County, Idaho.

In May 30, 2014, 2014, the United States District Court, District of Utah, Judge Shelby, granted a motion in favor of Mr. Peck’s client preventing American Family Insurance Company’s biomechanical expert, Wilson “Toby” Hayes from testifying concerning general or specific injury causation in an insurance “bad faith” case involving a low speed rear end collision.

professional recognitions

2013 Graduate of Gerry Spence’s Trial Lawyer’s College
Named in Utah Business Magazine as one of “Utah’s Legal Elite”

bar admissions

Utah State Courts
U.S. District Court, District of Utah
Wyoming State Courts
U.S. District Court, District of Wyoming
U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, 9th Circuit
U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, 10th Circuit
U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, Federal Circuit

areas of practice

Accidents
Sexual Abuse
Insurance Disputes
Business Disputes

professional associations and memberships

American Association of Justice
Utah Association of Justice
Wyoming State Bar
Cache County Bar Association

education

BA and MAcc (Tax), Utah State University, 1991
Juris Doctorate, Washington & Lee University School of Law, cum laude, 1994