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Spencer Topham


Phone: 801-534-7262
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FIRM POSITION:

Associate

 

PRACTICE FOCUS:

Corporate
Real Estate 

Spencer represents clients in business and real estate transactions, including entity formation, commercial transactions, mergers & acquisitions, employment and regulatory compliance, contract drafting, leasing, and other general business matters. Spencer has industry specific experience representing auto dealers throughout Utah on matters ranging from daily business operations to purchase and sale transactions. 

 

CAREER:

Callister Nebeker & McCullough- Associate Attorney 2010-2016

Callister Nebeker & McCullough- Law Clerk 2008-2009

 

EDUCATION:

Willamette University College of Law, JD, 2010

Willamette Law Review Publication:

  • Re-regulating “Financial Weapons of Mass Destruction,” Observations on Repealing the Commodity Futures Modernization Act and Future Derivative Regulation, 47WILLAMETTE L. REV. 133 (2010) (cited in law review articles published at Cornell University, George Mason University and the University of Iowa).

Willamette Sports Law Journal Publication:

  • Muscle Melee: Redefining Anabolic Steroid Policy in a Post-“Great Recession” Economy, 7 WILLAMETTE SPORTS L.J. 44 (Spring 2010) (cited in a winter 2014 article in the Harvard Journal of Sports & Entertainment Law).

Oregon State Bar Securities Regulation Section Award, 2010.

University of Utah, B.S. (Economics), 2006

 

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS:

Utah Bar

ABA

Salt Lake County Bar

 

PUBLICATIONS:

Utah Business Law for Entrepreneurs and Managers (Real Property Chapter), 2016

Xpert HR Employment Law Manual: Utah Wage and Hour Laws

So You’re Getting Married–Legal Tips for Tying the Knot, Zions Community Magazine, March/April 2012

 

PERSONAL INFORMATION:

Spencer was born in Salt Lake and enjoys snowboarding, hiking and other outdoor diversions available in Utah. Although he was born in Salt Lake, Spencer has traveled broadly and regularly visits the U.K. He’s a fitness fanatic and enjoys spending time with his wife, Rosie, daughter Isla, and Frisbee-obsessed Border collie, Fiona.