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SHAREHOLDERJesse Oakeson

Salt Lake City and Lehi Offices
joakeson@joneswaldo.com
801-534-7323

Practices in the areas of employment law, commercial, litigation, First Amendment and media law, and family law before state and federal courts. Regularly represents employers in administrative proceedings pending before the Utah Labor Commission, and Equal Employment Opportunity Commission. In addition to representing employers in litigation, Jesse frequently provides training and education to employers, managers, employees as well as to human resource and employer organizations throughout the state of Utah, including the Salt Lake chapter of the Society of Human Resource Management (SHRM), the Northern Utah Human Resources Association, and the Utah Division of Workforce Services. Currently serves as a member of the firm’s Board of Directors.

DEPARTMENT
Litigation

PRACTICE GROUPS
Administrative Advocacy
Commercial Litigation
Domestic and Family Law
Employment and Labor Law
Legal Ethics and Professional Responsibility
Media

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Career
  • Attorney, Jones Waldo, 2009-Present
  • Law Clerk, McKay, Burton and Thurman, 2006

Professional Affiliations

  • Board Member of the Northern Utah Human Resources Association, Current Employment Law Specialist and Former Legislative Affairs Director

Awards

  • Super Lawyers, 2015-2018
  • Utah Business Magazine, Legal Elite, 2015-2018

Education

Brigham Young University, J. Reuben Clark Law School, J.D., cum laude, 2009.

  • BYU Law Review, Associate Editor
  • BYU Education and Law Journal, Lead Articles Editor

Brigham Young University, B.A., English, 2005.

Bar Admittance

2009

SALT LAKE

170 S. Main St
Suite 1500
801-521-3200

PROVO

3325 North University Ave
Suite 200
801-375-9801

PARK CITY

1441 West Ute
Suite 330
435-200-0085

LEHI

3451 N Triumph
Suite 206
801-407-6522

CHICAGO

105 W. Adams
Suite 2800
312-244-9716