R. Scott Williams

Of Counsel



P: 801.532.7080

F: 801.596.1508

Scott has 31 years of experience representing clients in State and Federal Courts.  His practice focuses in the areas of medical malpractice defense  and Alternative Dispute Resolution. He has represented clients in a variety of medical malpractice claims defending doctors, nurses and other health care professionals. He has extensive experience in all stages of litigation including Jury trials, and appearances before the Utah Supreme Court.

He has also worked for many years as a Mediator and Arbitrator for Utah ADR Services in helping lawyers and their clients resolve cases.

Scott has also taught numerous classes for the University of Utah Osher Institute of Adult Learning, and was a recipient of the of the Brooke Hopkins Award for Excellence in Adult Teaching in 2023.


Professional Associations


Utah State Bar
Salt Lake County Bar Association
Defense Research Institute-Former Chairman and President of local chapter of DRI and Utah State Representative for several years


Awards & Recognitions

“AV” rated with Martindale-Hubbell, the highest rating awarded to attorneys for professional competence and ethics

Salt Lake Office



  • Medical Malpractice Defense

  • Hospital Liability Defense

  • Alternative Dispute Resolution