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Jeffrey D. Gooch


Phone: 801.534.7317
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FIRM:

Shareholder

PRACTICE FOCUS:

Plaintiff Personal Injury

Medical Malpractice

EXPERTISE:

Proficient civil litigation attorney with the ability to handle large scale cases

In-depth understanding of the litigation process and the Utah Rules of Civil Procedure, knowledge of how to properly discover a case, and how to retain the expert witnesses who are cutting-edge in their fields  

Vast medical knowledge of diseases, symptoms, treatments, vocabulary, etc.

CAREER:

The Gooch Firm, Owner, Salt Lake City, Utah

Moriarity, Gooch, Badaruddin & Booke, Partner, Salt Lake City, Utah

Spence, Moriarity & Schuster, Associate, Salt Lake City, Utah

Barton & Strever Law Firm, Law Clerk, Newport, Oregon

EDUCATION:

J. Reuben Clark School of Law, Brigham Young University, J.D., 1997

Brigham Young University, B.A., Political Science and English

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS:

Member, ATLA

Member, Ethics Committee, Utah State Bar

Member, Order of Barristers

Board of Governors, Utah Trial Lawyers (currently Treasurer of Executive Committee), 1999 - present

Associate, National College of Advocacy

LECTURES/PRESENTATIONS:

Medical Evidence in Utah Court:  Your Guide to Effective Use, Salt Lake City, UT,  5/17/05, National Business Institute

Advanced Expert Witness Deposition Tactics in Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, 12/15/05, National Business Institute

Speaker at Idaho Trial Lawyers’ Annual Convention, Sun Valley Idaho, July 2004, The Use of Demonstrative Evidence

Speaker at National Business Institute, 2008 and 2009 Evidence, Basic of Civil Procedure and Practice

Speaker at National Business Institute 2010, Plaintiff’s Personal Injury

Departments
Bar Admittance

•  1997, Utah
•  1998, Idaho
•  2013, Wyoming