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Kurt Helgesen

Kurt Helgesen

Helgesen, Houtz & Jones
  • Family Law, Divorce, Criminal Law ...
  • Utah
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Kurt has lived most of his life in Davis County. He received his law degree from Washburn University in Kansas. Soon after graduating, he returned to Utah to start his career as an attorney. He specializes in the areas of Divorce, Child Custody, Family Law, Juvenile Law, Criminal Defense, DUI's, contracts and agreements. Because his father is also an attorney, Kurt has been studying the legal process his entire life. He has a broad understanding of legal issues and has become an excellent attorney at an early point in his career. Kurt is a proud father of five children. His children have taught him many things, among them is the importance of attending to the needs of others. He seeks to know and understand each of his clients, and invests himself in their case. Between his insight and understanding of the law and his caring attitude for his clients, it is common for his clients to obtain favorable results. He fights for each of his clients' rights and freedoms, and looks forward to the different challenges each case presents him with.

Washburn University
J.D. | Law
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University of Utah
B.A. | English
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Professional Experience
Helgesen, Houtz & Jones
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Second Judicial District Court of Utah
Helgesen, Houtz & Jones
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The National Trial Lawyers
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National Association of Distinguished Counsel
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Top 10 Best Ciminal Lawyer Client Satisfaction Award
American Institute of Criminal Law Attorneys
Professional Associations
Utah Association for Justice
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Utah State Bar
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Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
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Practice Areas
    Family Law
    Adoption, Child Custody, Child Support, Father's Rights, Guardianship & Conservatorship, Paternity, Prenups & Marital Agreements, Restraining Orders, Same Sex Family Law
    Collaborative Law, Contested Divorce, Military Divorce, Property Division, Same Sex Divorce, Spousal Support & Alimony, Uncontested Divorce
    Criminal Law
    Criminal Appeals, Drug Crimes, Expungement, Fraud, Gun Crimes, Internet Crimes, Sex Crimes, Theft, Violent Crimes
    Juvenile Law
    DUI & DWI
  • English: Spoken, Written
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Layton Criminal Defense
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Contact & Map
Layton Office
1513 N. Hill Field Road
Suite 3
Layton, UT 84041
Telephone: (801) 544-5306
Fax: (801) 682-8328