L. Rich Humpherys is Of Counsel at Eisenberg, Cutt, Kendell and Olson. Mr. Humpherys’ legal career includes some of the largest verdicts in Utah history, including a $148 million plaintiff award in a Utah bad-faith claim and a $10 million plaintiff verdict in a product liability claim.
After graduating from Brigham Young University Law School in 1976, Mr. Humpherys joined Christensen & Jensen where he eventually became shareholder, then President. He brings a unique experience from “both sides of the aisle”, having represented both plaintiffs and defendants throughout his career. Today, his practice focuses on insurance law with an emphasis on insurance bad faith and fraud, legal malpractice and other coverages, and catastrophic personal injury.
Mr. Humpherys has received numerous awards including the American Bar Association “Pursuit of Justice Award, “Utah Trial Lawyer of the Year, 1999” by the American Board of Trial Advocates, and the “Excellence in Advocacy Award” by the Utah Trial Lawyers Association. He’s been named to The Best Lawyers in America each year since 1999, and was named Lawyer of the Year in 2013.
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Eisenberg, Cutt, Kendell, & Olson was invaluable in helping us through a difficult time. Our son was involved in a horrible accident and we weren't sure if he would survive. We were dealing with doctors, medical bills, and overwhelming emotions on how we would help our son recover. They answered every ...
Eric was brought into my case after it had been with another firm for over a year. Once Eric was brought on board things really started happening for my case and he made sure I understood the process. Eric really made me feel like he cared for me and my family and always gave me GREAT advice. In return, ...
- Former Client
I would recommend Eric Olson to anyone. He was very professional and strived to educate me in making the best decisions when I had no idea how to decide what to do. He is very knowledgeable about his particular field of law and used that in my best defense. I am very pleased with the job that he did for ...
We hired Eric for a personal injury case for my son. We were very pleased and satisfied with the level of commitment Eric showed to us and especially our son. He was aggressive to get answers and made us feel as ease with such a hard time in our lives. We felt confident in his ability from the moment we ...
Ms. Carmichael and her team are professional, efficient, and courteous. Resources were expended in a thoughtful manner. Explanations were provided quickly and respectfully when needed. Should the situation arise, I will recommend Jacquelynn Carmichael to both friends and family
- Former Client
Jacquelynn handled our case extremely well, she knew what needed to be done to get over an unfair problem with the insurance company and get the case moving and to a reasonable settlement. She had the knowledge of what needed to be done.