Lena Daggs Photo

Lena Daggs

Associate
  • Profile
Bio

Lena Daggs is an associate attorney with Eisenberg Cutt Kendell & Olson. She represents injured victims in personal injury cases, including products liability, medical malpractice, catastrophic auto and trucking accidents, sexual assault, and premises liability cases.

Prior to joining Eisenberg Cutt Kendell & Olson, Ms. Daggs worked for G. Eric Nielson & Associates and represented victims of medical malpractice. While there, Ms. Daggs obtained significant recoveries for her clients and learned the intricacies of successfully pursuing and resolving complex medical negligence cases, including brain injuries, medication overdose, surgical errors, and failures to diagnose, to name a few. It was this experience that fueled Ms. Daggs' passion for helping victims of negligence obtain justice.

Ms. Daggs attended the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law and graduated with High Honors in 2011. Ms. Daggs was on the Utah Law Review, received the CALI Award for Constitutional Law and Federal Income Tax, and was a William Leary Scholar. She was also on the National Trial Advocacy Team, and competed at the regional competition in California. Ms. Daggs was also a Traynor Moot Court Semi-Finalist.

Ms. Daggs is licensed to practice law in Utah, and is a member of the Utah Association for Justice as well as the American Association for Justice.

Outside of work, Ms. Daggs enjoys spending time outdoors, including hiking with her dogs, camping, boating, and everything in between. She is an avid animal lover and volunteers for animal rescue organizations. Ms. Daggs was originally born in former Yugoslavia and immigrated to the United States with her family when she was nine years old.

Awards

  • Super Lawyers Rising Star 2019 - 2021
  • Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch 2022

Our Clients Come First

  • I highly recommend the firm. It is conformed by a team of highly ethical and professional attorneys who resolved my case favorably in a fair and efficient way; with a special mention to Lena Daggs and Eric Olson.

    - Victor Lopez
  • Eric and Lena were diligent and successful in obtaining the best outcome possible for me.

    - Darcey Wilde
Big Stake Cases

Our Featured Case Results 

  • Truck Accident Verdict $16,400,000

    Jury verdict awarded for an 11-year-old boy whose family was killed in a car accident with an out-of-control semitrailer.

  • Medical Malpractice Verdict $14,500,000

    Jury verdict for a premature baby that suffered an anemic shock episode, which resulted in a serious and permanent brain injury.

  • Workplace Accident Settlement $4,250,000

    Settlement for premature delivery of a baby boy in result of an accident involving his mother at the warehouse where she worked.

  • Legal Malpractice Settlement $3,000,000

    Settlement on behalf of four adult males who were the victims of legal malpractice committed by a large Salt Lake City law firm.

  • Construction Accident Settlement $2,400,000

    Settlement reached on behalf of a 46-year-old construction worker who was injured when a scissors-lift tipped over and struck him on the back, shoulder, and head.

  • Kayaking Accident Verdict $2,400,000

    Jury verdict for the death of two kayakers on the Jordan River. Our firm found the West Jordan City government partially negligent for the accident.

  • Construction Injury Settlement $1,800,000

    Settlement for a 24-year-old construction worker who suffered a traumatic injury when he fell 12 feet at a construction site.

  • Construction Accident Settlement $1,800,000

    Settlement for the parents of a 7-year-old girl that suffered injuries at a construction site when she fell through a hole in a wall and landed on a cement floor 15 feet below.

  • Auto Accident Settlement $1,500,000

    Settlement for various family members who were injured when a tire failed on their vehicle, causing the vehicle to roll over into a ditch.

  • Playground Accident Settlement $1,300,000

    Settlement for a 19-year-old male that suffered injuries from a fall from a backyard home made play fort.

Get Started Today With a Free Consultation

Please Call Us At (801) 901-3470 Or Fill Out The Form Below
  • Please enter your first name.
  • Please enter your last name.
  • Please enter your phone number.
    This isn't a valid phone number.
  • Please enter your email address.
    This isn't a valid email address.
  • Please make a selection.
  • Please enter a message.