Wood Blamforth LLC

Attorneys at Law

Kathryn O. Balmforth

kobalmforth@woodbalmforth.com
(801) 366-6071
Member

Education

Brigham Young University, J. Reuben Clark Law School, J.D. 1990
Magna Cum Laude
Order of the Coif

Northern Arizona University, B.G.S., 1987

Practice Description

Ms. Balmforth has ten years experience in complex litigation and appellate practice. She has successfully represented major clients in civil rights, employment and ERISA matters. As counsel for plaintiff, she won the largest age-discrimination jury award in Utah. She believes in aggressive, cost-effective and efficient resolution of cases.

Ms. Balmforth is also experienced in education law, having served as both school district counsel and a public school board member.

Prior Professional Experience

Director, World Family Policy Center, Brigham Young University, 1997-2000
Associate, Holme Roberts & Owen, 1990-91

Admitted to Practice

Utah state and federal courts
United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit
United States Supreme Court

Professional Affiliations and Memberships

Utah Bar Association

Practice Areas

Appellate Practice
Commercial Litigation
Employment/Labor Law and Litigation
Civil Rights and International Human Rights
Education Law