Daniel Barnett

Daniel Barnett

Legal Aid Society of Salt Lake
  • Real Estate Law, Construction Law, Environmental Law
  • Utah
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Daniel Barnett’s background and experience in contract negotiation and dispute resolution provide the perspective necessary to confront efficiently and effectively the toughest challenges his clients face. Mr. Barnett’s practice includes contract negotiation and commercial, contract, and tort litigation. In construction and development-related matters, he represents owners, developers, contractors, suppliers, and design professionals in contract negotiation and the resolution of payment, defect, delay, acceleration, disruption, mechanics lien, and other construction and development-related claims, including insurance coverage disputes. He works for clients in commercial, residential, industrial, and civil construction. Mr. Barnett also has substantial experience in environmental contamination litigation and in representing operators, joint venture partners, and royalty holders in the oil, gas, and mining industries in a variety of disputes. He has litigated and resolved contract disputes for individuals and entities from a broad cross section of industries including aviation, telecommunications, manufacturing, insurance, and technology.

Mr. Barnett has represented clients in litigation and arbitration in Utah, Wyoming, Nevada, California, Montana, Arizona, Florida, Georgia, and Hawaii.

Mr. Barnett is a member of the Utah State Bar and is licensed to practice law in all Courts in the State of Utah and the 10th Circuit Court of Appeals. He is a member of the Litigation, Construction, and Energy & Natural Resources sections of the Utah State Bar. He was listed in the 2008-2009, and 2011-2019 editions of Mountain States Super Lawyers, and 2020 by Best Lawyers in America. He was selected by his peers as one of Utah’s Legal Elite in business litigation in Utah Business magazine and has attained an AV Preeminent rating by Martindale-Hubbell.

The University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law
J.D. (1999)
Honors: Order of the Coif
Activities: Utah Law Review Articles Editor, Certificate in Environmental and Natural Resources Law
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Dartmouth College
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Miami University of Ohio
Honors: cum laude
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Professional Experience
Board of Trustees , Past President
Legal Aid Society of Salt Lake
Current Chair
Justice for All Leadership Committee
Past pdate author
American Law of Mining 2d chapters 110 & 112
David K. Watkiss-Sutherland II Inn of Court
Federal Bar Association
Utah State Bar New Lawyer Training Program
9 scientific articles, senior author on 5
12 scientific abstracts, senior author on 9, with presentations at national scientific conferences
Peer reviews for 7 scientific journals
Grant reviews for the National Science Foundation Earth Sciences Program
Professional Associations
Utah State Bar  # 08579
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Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
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Practice Areas
    Real Estate Law
    Commercial Real Estate, Condominiums, Easements, Eminent Domain, Homeowners Association, Land Use & Zoning, Mortgages, Neighbor Disputes, Residential Real Estate, Water Law
    Construction Law
    Construction Contracts, Construction Defects, Construction Liens, Construction Litigation
    Environmental Law
Additional Practice Areas
  • Commercial Litigation Services
  • Construction Litigation
  • Contract Dispute Attorneys
  • Environmental Litigation
  • Real Estate Litigation
  • Securities Litigation
  • Natural Resources Law
  • Mining Law
  • Water Law
  • English
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Daniel E. Barnett - Parr Brown Gee & Loveless
Contact & Map
Parr Brown Gee & Loveless
101 S 200 E
Suite 700
Salt Lake City, UT 84111
Telephone: (801) 257-7903
Fax: (801) 532-7750