George Sutton Jones Waldo Of Counsel

George Sutton


Regulation of financial institutions, and corporate governance.


Utah Commissioner of Financial Institutions, 1987 to 1992; private practice to present, Board of Directors of Synchrony Bank, 2009 to 2016, Board of Directors of Glacier Bancorp and Glacier Bank, 2017 to present

Education & Admissions


University of Utah College of Law, 1974 to 1977

Bar Admittance

Utah, 1977

Professional Affiliations

  • Utah Bar
  • American Bar Association


  • Best Lawyers in America, “Banking Lawyer of the Year in Utah.” 2009
  • Best Lawyers in America, “Salt Lake City Banking Regulation Lawyer of the Year,” 2012
  • Best Lawyers in America, “Salt Lake City Financial Services Lawyer of the Year,” 2016
  • Best Lawyers in America, Banking Law, 1995-2015
  • Utah Business Magazine, Legal Elite, 2004-2011, 2013-2014
  • Pro Bono Attorney of the Year in 2019 by the Utah State Bar