Steven R. Sumsion

Steven R. Sumsion

Sumsion Business Law, LLC
  • Business Law, Construction Law, Intellectual Property...
  • New York, Pennsylvania, Utah
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Summary

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.

Practice Areas
  • Business Law
  • Construction Law
  • Intellectual Property
  • Real Estate Law
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
New York
Pennsylvania
Utah
Languages
  • Chinese: Spoken, Written
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 University
B.S. / Construction
Brigham Young University
J.D. (1986)
Awards
Utah Legal Elite
Utah Business
Professional Associations
Utah State Bar # 08317
Member
Current
Pennsylvania State Bar
Member
Current
New York State Bar
Member
Current
Websites & Blogs
Website
Website
Contact & Map
Sumsion Business Law, LLC
3651 N 100 E Suite 300
Provo, UT 84604
USA
Telephone: (801) 375-2830