Mr. Todd D Wakefield Esq.

Park City attorney specializing in small business and real estate.
Contact: (435) 640-4582
Law School: S.J. Quinney College of Law - University of Utah
Jurisdictions: Utah
10th Circuit


About Mr. Todd D Wakefield Esq.
Todd Wakefield is an attorney practicing in Park City, Utah. His practice focuses on real estate (development, management, transactions and litigation), general representation of growing companies, sports and recreation industry, and general civil and appellate litigation. Mr. Wakefield was previously with Wrona Law Firm in Park City, and he was Of Counsel with the law firm of Jones Waldo Holbrook & McDonough. Todd's legal exprience includes 5 years as outside General Counsel to the U.S. Ski & Snowboard Association and U.S. Ski Team (where he also has served as chairman of the USSA's Judicial Council for more than a decade). In 2000, Todd took time away from the practice of law to co-found Attensity Corporation ( where he served as CEO and President until 2004. He was responsible for Attensity's strategic vision of unified analysis of text and structured data (now known as "text analytics") which is now used widely by government intelligence and security agencies and Fortune 500 companies for social media monitoring. In 2004, Information Management Magazine published his article, "A Perfect Storm is Brewing; Better Answers Are Possible by Incorporating Unstructured Data Techniques." He holds 6 U.S. patents related to text analytics. He then founded and served as CEO of NexTalk, Inc. ( the leading provider of organizational telecommunication solutions serving the deaf and hard-of-hearing. In 2006, Todd was named one of 50 Worldwide Reader Favorites in Fast Company magazine's Fast 50 Global Readers' Challenge for his entrepreneurial work. Todd received both his Juris Doctorate and his Bachelor of Science degree in Philosophy, with honors, from the University of Utah, and has been admitted into Mensa. Todd and his wife of 23 years reside in the mountains of Park City, Utah with their 4 children.
Practice Areas
  • Real Estate Law
  • Business Law
  • Trademarks
  • Construction Law
  • Insurance Defense
  • Appeals & Appellate
  • Municipal Law
  • Arbitration & Mediation
  • Credit Cards Accepted
    • All major credit cards and PayPal accepted.
  • Contingent Fees
  • Free Consultation
  • Rates, Retainers and Additional Information
    • $250 per hour
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
10th Circuit
Professional Experience
Attorney, Wrona Law Firm
Attorney at growing law practice in Park City, Utah. Primarily real estate related work; significant federal and state litigation practice; new ventures; general civil practice.
CEO, NexTalk, Inc.
Founded, funded and ran NexTalk ( Dedicated to providing intuitive, effective communication solutions. History of developing software-based solutions that reduce communication barriers and enables the deaf, hard of hearing, limited English speaking and limited language speaking community to enjoy a greater level of access to communication. Customer base includes industry leaders in the health care industry, telecommunication industry, call center industry, banking industry, investment industry, business, education and in numerous government departments in the United States and Canada.
Founder, CEO, President & Chief Strategist, Attensity Corporation
Attensity provides social analytics and engagement solutions that are the choice of industry leaders such as Charles Schwab, Cisco, eBay, Electronic Arts/Bioware, JetBlue Airways, Royal Bank of Canada, Starwood Hotels & Resorts, Whirlpool and many others. Organizations rely on Attensity’s world-class enterprise platform to Listen, Analyze, Relate and Act on customer conversations from across the social web, as well as from internal sources. For these companies, Attensity delivers clear advantages that help them improve the customer experience with their brands. Real-Time Social Analytics: gives an up to the second view of what customers are saying about products, companies and brands. Enterprise-class solutions: company's social analytics and engagement solutions are built to handle the Big Data being generated by today’s social customers. Industry’s Most Accurate Insights: patented solutions are based on more than 10 years of research and development with the federal government and have been proven in many of the world’s largest corporations and homeland security and intelligence agencies.
Partner, Wakefield Wright Otto & Wrona
General civil practice law firm in Park City, Utah. Primarily real estate related matters, heavy litigation emphasis. Also simultaneously served as outside General Counsel to the United States Ski & Snowboard Association and the U.S. Ski & Snowboard Teams.
Associate, Strachan & Strachan
Boutique law practice in Park City, Utah with emphasis on complex litigation and ski resort and recreation industry defense work. Clients included Deer Valley Ski Resort, Park City Mountain Resort, Snowbasin, Marker, REI, Mountain Safety Research, Salomon, Banker's Trust, Silgan Container Corp. and others.
S.J. Quinney College of Law - University of UtahJ.D.Law
Honors: Gardner Scholarship recipient; National Moot Court Team; National Moot Court Regional Champions and Best Oralists; American College of Trial Lawyers Medal for Excellence in Advocacy.
Activities: Phi Delta Phi International Legal Fraternity, Johnson Inn; American Inns of Court; Utah Court of Appeals judicial extern for the Honorable Regnal W. Garff; Utah Attorney General's Office, Criminal Appeals Division, Summer Associate.
University of UtahB.S.Philosophy
Honors: Honors at Entrance Scholarship; Phi Eta Sigma National Freshman Honor Society; Golden Key Honor Society; Honors Bachelor of Science Degree (earned through University of Utah Honors Program); Phi Delta Theta Educational Foundation Scholarship for Leadership, Scholarship and Moral Character; Order of Omega.
Activities: Phi Delta Theta Fraternity, President 1988-89; Inter-Fraternity Council; IFC Alcohol Commission, Chairman; Phi Delta Theta Leadership College, Miami University, Oxford, Ohio; Lowell Bennion Community Service Center.
Fast 50 Worldwide Reader Favorites, Fast Company Magazine
Recipient, Edward J. Whitney Alumnus of the , Phi Delta Theta Fraternity
Medal for Excellence in Advocacy, American College of Trial Lawyers
Member, Mensa
Professional Associations
Startup business mentor, PandoLabs
Member, Utah State Bar Association
Member, Park City Bar Association
Member and Board Member, Park City Rotary Club
Member, Board of Directors, Habitat for Humanity of Wasatch and Summit Counties



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Todd D. Wakefield, Attorney at Law
P.O. Box 983056
Park City, UT 84098
Telephone: (435) 640-4582