Steven A. Clayton

Contact: (801) 833-0511
Law School: University of Utah
Jurisdiction: Utah


About Steven A. Clayton
Steve advises business owners and individual in incorporating their ventures, acquiring existing businesses, negotiating contractual relationships, resolving partnership disputes, real estate, recapitalization, mergers, acquisitions, and the structuring of financing instruments.
Prior to joining Vantus, Steve worked with Hirschi Christensen, PLLC, Cottonwood Capital, LLC and Cherokee & Walker, LLC, a private equity firm, all located in Salt Lake City, Utah. As in-house counsel at Cottonwood Capital, Steve was integral in the acquisition of over $400MM in national commercial real estate and in the formation of Cottonwoods acquisitions, management, development and financing arms.
Practice Areas
  • Business Law
  • Real Estate Law
  • Securities Law
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
University of UtahHonors B.A., History
University of UtahJ.D.J.D./M.B.A.
Professional Associations
Member, Utah State Bar # 10448
Secretary, Business Section, Utah State Bar


The Vantus Law Group
3165 E. Millrock Drive
Salt Lake City, UT 84121
Telephone: (801) 833-0511
Fax: (801) 931-2500