Utah Bankruptcy Attorney Russell B Weekes has extensive experience in the corporate and firm environment. He has served as founded was General Counsel and Chief Operating Officer of eDoc Innovations, Inc. His corporate experience combined with extensive legal expertise gives him a competitive advantage at understanding his clients needs, pressures, to find innovative legal solutes to solve both legal and real-world issues with innovate, timely, and sound legal solutions. His practice is focused on business, including, entity formations, commercial transactions, data privacy & security, bankruptcy, estate planning, and asset protection attorney. Mr. Weekes provides superior legal representation of individual and businesses in a wide array of subject-matters.
Mr. Weekes has successfully represented clients before state justice courts, state and federal district courts, and administrative bodies across the State of Utah. Mr. Weekes’ approach to the practice of law is to be a counselor first and then provide superior legal services. By providing in-depth client counseling and client education his clients are better informed in understanding their legal circumstances and then making critical decisions. The client then preserves the ability to assess the options and outcomes and make an informed decision.
- University of Oregon School of Law, Eugene, Oregon 2002, J.D.
- University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 2000, B.A. Political Science
- Utah Bar, 2004
- U.S. District Court District of Utah, 2004
- United States Bankruptcy Court, District of Utah
- National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys
- Utah County Bar Association
- Park City Bar Association
Cyberzoning a Mature Domain: The solution to Preventing Inadvertent Access To Sexually Explicit Content on the Internet?”, 8 Va. J.L. & Tech 4 (2003).
In re Hazlett (Bankr. Utah 2019) – prevailed against the United States Trustee
In re Hazlett, 609 B.R. 430 (Bankr. Utah 2019) – prevailed against a competitive law firm and former client who sought to eliminate low upfront bankruptcy options
In re Hazlett (Bankr. Utah 2020) – confirmed victory against a competitive law firm and former client who sought to eliminate low upfront bankruptcy options.
- President’s Award, Reed Data, Inc., 2005
- Manchester Who’s Who, 2005-2006
Russ is married with five children. He loves to play, watch and coach athletics. He also enjoys computers, reading, and traveling. He is involved in the community with youth groups, coaching youth sports, & providing educational workshops to other attorneys. Russ Weekes also speaks German.