Darren K. Nelson Shareholder

Commercial Litigation

Construction Law

Insurance Coverage and Bad Faith Litigation

Products Liability

Insurance Defense

Employment Litigation


Darren has over twenty years of experience assisting corporate and individual clients resolve the various disputes that arise from business, real estate and insurance related dealings and transactions. Darren’s experience advising clients is broad based, and includes most issues concerning commercial and business law, insurance defense, real estate, title, and construction claims, and employment law.  Darren’s experience in litigation and dispute resolution runs deep, and clients ask him to represent them during all phases of litigation, including discovery and depositions, trial work, arbitrations, injunctions, mediation, settlements and appeals. The manner in which Darren approaches resolving a dispute on behalf of clients is primarily client-directed and driven, but also strategically aimed at obtaining the desired result in the most cost-effective and aggressive manner available. Darren has tried cases in both the United States District of Utah, and Utah State District Courts.


Professional Memberships

Defense Research Institute

Salt Lake County Bar Association

Utah State Bar Association

Professional Recognition & Awards

Recognized in Utah Business Magazine’s “Utah Legal Elite”

Presentations and Publications

“An Overview of Title Insurance Claims and the Litigation that Arises from the Claim” June 9, 2014 National Business Institute, Salt Lake City, Utah.

“A Strategy for Winning Non-Compete Cases”, Employment Law 360, January 11, 2007.”

Make Non-Compete Clauses Narrow and Consider Other Options”, Hospitalist & Inpatient Management, July 2006.

Darren K. Nelson