Steven R. Sumsion

Sumsion Business Law, LLC
Contact: 801.375.2830
Law School: Brigham Young University
Jurisdictions: New York
Pennsylvania
Utah

OVERVIEW

About Steven R. Sumsion
Diversified business lawyer with over 25 years of experience, including international, corporate, law firm, federal judicial clerkship and teaching background. Admitted in New York, Pennsylvania and Utah. Qualified with the U.S. Supreme Court and 10th Circuit. Fluent in Mandarin Chinese.
Directory Practice Areas
  • Business Law
  • Construction Law
  • Intellectual Property
  • Real Estate Law
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
New York 
Pennsylvania 
Utah 
Languages
 SpokenWritten
ChineseYesYes
Professional Experience
Owner, Sumsion Business Law, LLC
-Current
Selected as one of Utah's Legal Elite. Counsel for numerous small-to-medium sized businesses in Utah. Received $1.3 million settlement after two-month jury trial. Defended $1.2 million claim against guarantors to dismissal. Project counsel for $8 million construction financing on 265-unit condominium project, $2 million equity financing with Fannie Mae, $5 million buyout of 200-unit housing project, and $4.5 million housing project in Salt Lake City. Adjunct professor, Brigham Young University, Construction Law, Construction Program (2005).
Attorney, Russin & Vecchi, International Law Firm
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Represented Citibank, Bank of America, ABN-AMRO and Bank Paribas in over 20 financial transactions ranging from $10-150 Million. Was counsel to an airline and Nortel Networks on a wide range of projects and issues.
Executive VP & General Counsel, C&A Construction
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Responsible for all legal matters related to the development and construction of numerous commercial and housing projects. Negotiated and drafted agreement for $26 million Multi-Family Housing project; prepared and presented over $2 million in claims.
General Counsel, Nature's Way
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Staff Attorney, Alltel
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Associate Counsel, Systematics
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IBM Attorney, IBM
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Education
Arizona State UniversityB.S.Construction
Brigham Young UniversityJ.D. (1986)
Awards
Utah Legal Elite, Utah Business
Professional Associations
Member, Utah State Bar
Current
Member, Pennsylvania State Bar
Current
Member, New York State Bar
Current

WEBSITES & BLOGS

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CONTACT & MAP

Wells Fargo Center
86 N. University Ave., Suite 400
Provo, UT 84601
USA
Telephone: 801.375.2830
Fax: 801.375.2835