The Utah Trust & Estate
Educational Resource Center


The author wishes to thank everyone who has made this website possible.

Thanks to my research assistants, Kennedy Lee, Rachel LeCheminant, Matt Newbold, Trent Maxwell, Tyler LeFevre, Richard Walker and Richard Sanders who, as students at BYU Law School, provided invaluable support to the writing of The Utah Law of Trusts & Estates. Thanks also to Jon Miller for his assistance.

Thanks to all my colleagues at Bennett Tueller Johnson and Deere and in particular Ken Margetts, Steve Bennett, Mike Giles, Jeff Matson and Trevor Crowley. Thanks to my former colleagues at Greenberg Glusker in Los Angeles for their friendship and support over the years.

Thanks also to Darryl Cluster, Susan House, Tom Roberts, Elizabeth Pierson, Julie Valdez, and Greg Whiteley for their advice, encouragement and other contributions.

Thanks to the following for their assistance with the Utah Trustee Fee Survey:

Becky Allred of Stagg Eldercare Services
Margy Campbell of Guardian and Conservator Services
Kim Ford of U.S. Bank
Lisa Mariano of Key Bank
Dirk Samson of Western National Trust Company
Craig Standing of Bank of Utah
Kerry Wangsgard of America First Credit Union
Rex Wheeler of Wells Fargo Bank

Thanks to Megan Facer of the Utah State Bar for her assistance.

Thanks to Richard Mikesell of Webgate Marketing Systems for designing, developing and marketing this website.