Robert T. Spjute, Esq.
Robert T. Spjute is a partner at our law firm working out ofthe firm’s Salt Lake City offices. He focuses most of his efforts on the firm’s civil litigation practice group representing businesses and business owners primarily. Robert earned his two Bachelor’s degrees in Political Science and Speech Communication from the University of Utah, graduating magna cum laude.
During his experience as an undergraduate he was on the Dean’s list multiple semesters. He furthered his education at the University of Utah’s S.J. Quinney College of Law where he received his Juris Doctor degree with high honors. While at the S.J. Quinney College of Law he received the CALI award in such classes as scientific forensic evidence taught by current U.S. Tenth Circuit Judge Scott Matheson and Judicial Process taught by former Utah Court of Appeals Judge Judith Billings. Robert was also a recipient of the Order of the Coif award, a Leary Scholar, a Quinney Research Fellow, and Executive Text Editor for the Utah Environmental Law Review.
Robert has significant strengths in drafting documents, researching litigation issues, and preparing rulings and orders. Before joining the firm, he gained unique insights into the field of litigation as an intern for Judge Thomas Greene of the Utah Federal District Court, as a law clerk with the Utah Attorney General’s Office in the Environment Division, and as a law clerk at the law firm of Winder & Counsel. Following his graduation from law school, Robert worked as a law clerk for nine judges in the Utah Second District Court in both Bountiful and Ogden.
Robert enjoys singing, politics, and spending time with his family. He is conversational in Brazilian Portuguese and is a member of the Great Salt Lake Aquarium Society.
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