Rinehart L. Peshell – Of Counsel


Rinehart L. Peshell has 35 years of experience practicing law in Salt Lake City, Utah, and served as General Counsel for Wasatch Crest Insurance Companies in Salt Lake City for seven years.  His areas of practice include: corporate transactions and civil litigation; business law, including fiscal planning, sale and transfer of businesses, and advice and counsel; real estate law; bankruptcy law; insurance law; personal injury law; family law; estate planning; and workers’ compensation.

Mr. Peshell received his Juris Doctorate from the University of Utah, Salt Lake City, as well as a Bachelor of Science in Political Science, graduating magna cum laude as a member of the Phi Beta Kappa and Phi Kappa Phi honorary societies.  He also received an Associate of Science Degree from Dixie Junior College in Saint George, Utah.

Mr. Peshell is member of the State Bar of Utah, and is admitted to practice in the Federal Courts as well as before various federal agencies, including the Internal Revenue Service.  Mr. Peshell has been a member of the Defense Bar, Utah State Workers’ Compensation and the Insurance Fraud Advisory Board and was also formerly a member of: the Salt Lake Chamber of Commerce; the Advisory Committee for the Utah Labor Commission, recommending Workers’ Compensation laws; the Health Insurance Advisory Committee, the Salt Lake Chamber of Commerce, and the American Trial Lawyers.  Mr. Peshell is also involved with the Boy Scouts of America, served in the U.S. Army Military Intelligence program, and is an active member of his religious and local communities.