Family Law and Estate Planning Practice Area Summaries

Clark R. Nielsen, one of Utah’s premier attorneys, chairs Smith Hartvigsen’s Family Law and Estate Planning sections. Family law and estate planning are deeply interconnected, as both areas protect a family’s most important relationships and most valuable assets. With nearly four decades of experience, Mr. Nielsen brings a wealth of expertise to each case. Crafting legal strategies that ensure his client’s essential short-term and long-term goals are met, Mr. Nielsen stands ready to serve Smith Hartvigsen clients well.

Whether you’re a small or large family, a new or established family, or a blended family of any kind, Mr. Nielsen has a solid reputation among clients, the bar, and the bench for resolving even the most complicated, high-conflict family law issues.

In addition to these services, a family’s long-range needs span much further: Mr. Nielsen has developed extensive estate planning skills and knowledge to meet the needs of his clients.From the drafting of simple Wills to the creation and administration of master plans for high-asset estates, Mr. Nielsen expertise ensures that your family’s needs will be met.