General corporate and business law, with emphasis on negotiating and structuring complex business transactions, including mergers/acquisitions, joint ventures and commercial real estate financing arrangements. Substantial experience with in-store banking agreements, supply chain contracting and Foreign Corrupt Practices Act issues.
Shareholder and former Chair, Parsons Behle & Latimer Corporate and Tax Department; former Vice President, Corporate Transactions, American Stores Company (formerly a Fortune 400 company), 1996-1999, responsible for all business unit acquisitions and disposition.
Utah State Bar Association; American Bar Association
JD, Georgetown University Law Center, 1979. BA, magna cum laude, University of Utah, 1976