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Randy B Birch

Attorney at Law
Contact: 435.654.4300
Experience:
Law School: University of Utah
Jurisdictions: Armed Services Board of Contract Appeals
Utah
10th Circuit
U.S Court of Federal Claims
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
U.S. Supreme Court

OVERVIEW

About Randy B Birch
Randy has practiced law in Utah since April of 1984. He offices in Heber City, Utah, and handles legal matters throughout the State. He has extensive experience in construction claims and litigation, collections, trucking, commercial and criminal law. He is a frequent speaker on construction and collection law topics, and has substantial experience with real estate matters. With a J.D. degree from the University of Utah, he is a trained mediator and arbitrator, and speaks Spanish. Until his appointment as Heber City's Justice Court Judge, a part time position, he was a member of the Utah Association for Justice (formerly Utah Trial Lawyers Association), and was on the Board of the Utah Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers. He has been a licensed real estate agent.
Practice Areas
  • Business Law
  • Environmental Law
  • Gov & Administrative Law
Additional Practice Areas
  • Civil Litigation
  • General Civil
  • Trucking Law
Fees
  • Credit Cards Accepted
    • MC/Visa
  • Contingent Fees
  • Rates, Retainers and Additional Information
    • hourly and hybrid fee agreements are also available
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Armed Services Board of Contract Appeals
Utah
10th Circuit
U.S Court of Federal Claims
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
U.S. Supreme Court
Certifications
Mediator and Arbitrator (Utah State Courts)
Languages
 SpokenWritten
SpanishYesYes
Professional Experience
Attorney at Law, Randy B. Birch, P.C.
-Current
After practicing in Salt Lake City for a number of years I am pleased to be practicing law in Heber City, Utah. While I am the Heber City Justice Court Judge (a part-time position), I maintain a full time law practice handling civil cases throughout Utah. We provide legal services in all state and federal courts; contract review and drafting; construction claims for defective work, inadequate plans, changes in the scope of work; land use planning and real estate; collections including mechanic's liens and bond claims; and commercial litigation.
Shareholder/Attorney, Bostwick & Price, P.C.
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Handled legal matters involving small businesses, real estate, construction, contracts, and criminal law. Member of the Construction and Alternative Dispute Resolution sections of the Utah State Bar; Judge pro tem for the Third Circuit Court, small claims division. Representative clients: Ralph Smith Company, Binggeli Rock Products, Heber Valley Bank, MCM Engineering, and Udellâs Cabinets, Inc.
Attorney, Birch Law Office
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Sole practitioner handling commercial litigation, contract disputes, criminal, real estate, and personal injury work.
Shareholder, Bertch & Birch
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Founder and shareholder in full service law firm focusing on business law, construction and personal injury claims.
General Counsel, U.S. General, Inc.
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General advice and consultation regarding government contracting and claims litigation before the Armed Services Board of Contract Appeals, State and Federal Courts; management of outside litigation counsel and California litigation.
Shareholder, Walstad & Babcock
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Commercial litigation and foreclosures; Litigation of collections, contract disputes, mechanic's lien and bond claims. Actively involved with contract document preparation, claim preparation and presentation before Federal and State boards; Author of a number of articles for the Intermountain Contractor magazine, active in various construction trade associations.
Attorney, Solo practitioner
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General practice consisting of family law, collections, criminal law, consumer rights, personal injury and bankruptcy.
Education
University of UtahJ.D (1984)Law
Activities: J.D. Degree earned December, 1983. Judicial Internship, Utah's Third Judicial District Court, Judge David B. Dee, Summer/Fall, 1983. American Inn of Court II, student member 1983 - 1984.
Utah State UniversityB.A (1981)Political Science, Spanish
Honors: Certificate of International Relations
Professional Activities
Attorney Utah State Bar
Details: Active member Utah State Bar since April, 1984, - Construction Section; former screening panel member of the Utah State Bar Ethics Committee; formerly member of Utah Association for Justice, and board member of Utah Association Criminal Defense Lawyers. Served as Judge pro tem for the Third District Court, small claims division, and as trainer for Small Claims Courts in Utah. Certified Mediator and Arbitrator. In 9/2010, was appointed part-time Justice Court Judge in Heber City, Utah.
Professional Associations
Member, Utah State Bar
-Current
Member, American Bar Association
-Current
Board of Directors, Utah Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
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Member, Utah Association for Justice
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Member Ethics Screening Panel, Utah State Bar
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PUBLICATIONS

Articles & Publications
  • Collecting Without Filing a Lawsuit, Ways To Collect Your Money Post-Judgment
    NBI
  • Pre-Suit Collection Strategies, Collecting the Judgment
    NBI
  • Handling Post-Judgment Legal Concerns, Collecting the Judgment - Methods that Work
    NBI
  • Substantive Law Issues in Small Claims Court
    Administrative Office of the Court
  • Locating Assets - Avoid Playing "Hide and Seek"
    NBI
  • Payment and Performance Bonds, Changes to Contracted Work
    Half Moon
  • The Appeal Process, Collecting Your Judgment - Techniques to Use
    Lorman
  • Pre-Suit Collection Strategies, Filing the Lawsuit - Developing Definitive Strategies
    NBI

WEBSITES & BLOGS

Website
Blog: Construction & Collection Lawyer

    CONTACT & MAP

    Central Utah, Eastern Utah
    114 South 200 West
    P.O. Box 763
    Heber City, UT 84032
    USA
    Telephone: 435.654.4300
    Fax: 866.542.8513