Douglas B. Thayer

Attorney in Provo, UT
Member, Editorial Board, Utah Bar Journal. Adjunct Professor, University of Hartford, Hartford, CT. Partner, Wolf, Horowitz & Thayer, 1990-1996.
801.375.6600

Areas of Law

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Complex Litigation
  • Intellectual Property Litigation
  • Employment Law and Litigation
  • Torts
  • Federal and State Trial Practice
  • Criminal Defense
  • Domestic Law

 

Overall Client Rating

in Family Law and Intellectual Property
4.3 out of 5.0

Communication Ability
4.5
Responsiveness
4.5
Quality of Service
4.4
Value for Money
3.8

  • Data based on 8 reviews
  • Recommended by 6 Clients
  • Last reviewed on 04/09/13
Posted by a Consumer on 04/09/13
Recommended
5.0 out of 5.0
Doug Thayer came highly recommended, so I met with him, discussed my case, and felt comfortable placing my case in his hands. He is excellent in all matters. In particular, I appreciated his deep understanding of domestic law. In essence, he knows how to try a divorce case. I also relied heavily on his almost unerring judgment as we discussed my case together. And he is a great communicator. He explained legalities in understandable terms. Simply stated: he is very, very good.
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Posted by a Consumer on 10/12/12
Recommended
4.5 out of 5.0
Doug Thayer represented me in a taxing domestic case. I needed someone that could stand up for my rights, understand my needs, and help me make informed and good decisions moving forward. Doug was my advocate. Figuring out the legal system while trying to protect your children, can be difficult. I felt that his experience and guidance made things so much easier. His team is amazing. I felt they were invested in what was best for me. I highly recommend Mr. Thayer and his team.
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Posted by a Consumer on 05/11/12
Recommended
5.0 out of 5.0
Mr.Thayer has represented me pro bono for 8 years in a domestic case. He is smart,hardworking,dedicated and caring. Mr. Thayer treats his clients with respect.The paralegals in the firm are very experienced,courteous and efficient. Mr.Thayer is always sharp and well prepared in court. He has in-depth knowledge of the law and years of practical experience. Mr.Thayer provided me with excellent and highly effective representation. He truly cares about the welfare of his clients. I am very thankful.
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Posted by a Consumer on 05/03/12
Recommended
5.0 out of 5.0
Doug is a bulldog and not afraid of a fight. He went right to work on my complaints and sent a great cease and desist letter that really got results. His fees are inline with other attorneys and he makes great use of his extremely talented legal team to keep fees down. I recommend Doug for any type of litigation and he will be my first choice if I need legal advise again.
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Posted by a Consumer on 05/03/12
Recommended
5.0 out of 5.0
I found Mr. Thayer to be very professional and right to the task. When I first meet with him, he introduced his team of lawyers, paralegal, and secretaries. I was very comfortable with them. Whenever I emailed regarding my case, I addressed my needs to the paralegal and copied Mr. Thayer. This way, he was kept in the loop but if the paralegal handled my questions, I was billed the lower rate. At trial, Mr. Thayer was brilliant and remembered every detail. He was worth whatever his fee. I won!
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Posted by a Consumer on 05/02/12
Recommended
5.0 out of 5.0
Mr. Thayer represented me for 3.5 years in a complicated domestic case, out of which 2.5 years he has worked pro bono. He has genuinely looked out for my best interest as his client, and offered me the same high level of quality service when he represented me for free as when I was a paying client. He never mitigated my wishes to be "done with the case", sparing no resources. I have nothing but good to say about his superior skills as a lawyer and the level of service I received.
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Experience & Credentials

Position

Shareholder

Admission Details

Admitted in 1984, California and U.S. District Court, Northern, Central, Eastern and Southern Districts of California
1987, Connecticut and U.S. District Court, District of Connecticut
1988, U.S. Court of Military Appeals
1998, Utah and U.S. District Court, District of Utah

Additional Payment Information
  • Fixed Hourly Rates
  • Fixed Fees Available
  • Law School Attended

    Brigham Young University
    Class of 1984
    J.D.

    University Attended

    Brigham Young University
    Class of 1981
    B.A.

    Birth Information

    Born in 1955
    Bridgeport, Connecticut, June 6, 1955

    Military

    JAG, Capt., 103rd Tactical Fighter Group, East Granby, CT, 1988-1992

    Associations & Memberships

    State Bar of Utah; State Bar of California.

    Contact Information

    Phone

    801.375.6600

    Fax

    801.375.3865


    Office Information
    Douglas B. Thayer
    Shareholder
    Riverview Plaza, Suite 300 4844 North 300 West,
    Provo, UT 84604

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