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October 5, 2018

Strong & Hanni Represents Walker Edison in Acquisition

J.W. Childs Associates, L.P. (“J.W. Childs”), a private equity firm focused on operational value creation in middle-market growth companies, is pleased to announced that it acquired Walker Edison, a leading supplier of innovative, affordable home furnishings to global e-commerce platforms, from ... Read more
August 5, 2015

Catherine Larson obtained a unanimous decision of no cause of action in a recent two-day arbitration of a medical malpractice matter.

October 15, 2014 The case was one in which the patient suffered a nontraumatic rupture of her patellar tendon following a series of steroid injections over the prior 10 months due to patellar bursitis. The defendant orthopedic surgeon repaired the tendon which was noted to have a higher risk of complications due to the steroid injections. Approximately three weeks following the repair, the patient developed a small infection of a suture site, la... Read more
March 16, 2015

Robert Janicki and Michael Ford obtained summary judgment.

March 16, 2015 On March 12, 2015, Robert Janicki and Michael Ford obtained summary judgment in favor of a residential developer client on a construction defect claim. The plaintiff homeowner had alleged that the developer had fraudulently concealed the existence of collapsible soils beneath the residence, but Mr. Janicki and Mr. Ford successfully argued that the claim was barred by the applicable statute of limitations because the homeowner knew... Read more
October 27, 2014


Strong & Hanni attorney, Michael Stahler, was elected as the Secretary of the Litigation Section of the Utah Bar at their annual meeting on June 11, 2014. Stahler has served as a member of the Executive Committee for the Litigation Section since June 2012 and has played a crucial role as a presenter and organizer of several Section events.  and was the primary organizer for the Section’s 2013 Trial Skills Academy that took place over tw... Read more
June 26, 2014

Peter Barlow and Andrew Day Obtain Unanimous No Cause Jury Verdict in Traumatic Brain Injury Lawsuit

Peter Barlow and Andrew Day Obtain Unanimous No Cause Jury Verdict in Traumatic Brain Injury Lawsuit After a five-day jury trial in the Fourth Judicial District Court, Strong & Hanni obtained a unanimous no cause jury verdict on behalf of its client, Reed Allen. The case involved a plaintiff (7-year-old boy) that was playing at a home rented by his friend’s family, when he laid down on a cement ledge which overlooked an exterior basem... Read more