Jarom R. Jones

Areas of Expertise:

  • Appeals
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Construction Law and Litigation
  • Creditor Rights
  • Employment Litigation
  • Probate and Trust Litigation
  • Real Estate Litigation
  • Technology and Licensing

Background & Experience:

Mr. Jones is a business litigation attorney whose practice focuses on intellectual property and competition-related disputes.

Concentrating primarily on the technology industry, Mr. Jones helps individuals and companies fight for and protect what matters most—their business and livelihood. Mr. Jones has obtained results for clients both inside and outside the courtroom. And in working with him through their complex and high stakes disputes, clients have thanked Jarom for his “professionalism,” “responsiveness,” and “attention to detail.” As put by one client, Mr. Jones was a “lifeline in a bad situation.”

In recent years, Mr. Jones has successfully helped clients prosecute and defend claims for trade secret misappropriation, trademark infringement, unfair competition, breach of fiduciary duty, and breach of employee non-competition, non-solicitation, and non-disclosure contracts. He also advises and counsels clients on employment matters and best business practices to prevent litigation in the first place.

Recent Representative Experience
  • Achieved a multi-million-dollar settlement on behalf of a client against her former business partner in an action for racketeering, theft, and other claims.
  • Obtained an award of attorneys’ fees for a client, as well as an order invalidating the opposing party’s non-competition agreement in a lawsuit filed by a competitor and former employer.
  • Won a court order requiring a client’s former business partner to turn over stolen company records and to cease confusing customers and vendors through use of client’s name and trademark.
  • Won a court order requiring a client’s former employee to cease illegally soliciting the client’s workforce and using or disclosing the client’s confidential information.
  • Defended and obtained the dismissal of multi-million-dollar breach of contract and fraud claims, as well as obtained an award of attorneys’ fees in favor of the client.

Education:

Brigham Young University, J. Reuben Clark Law School (J.D., 2016, Summa Cum Laude)
  • BYU Law Review, Senior Editor
  • Federal Bar Association, BYU Chapter, President
Weber State University (B.S., Criminal Justice, 2013, Summa Cum Laude)
  • Outstanding Criminal Justice Graduate of 2013

Personal:

Mr. Jones was born and raised in Ogden, Utah.
Outside of the office he enjoys collecting hot sauces, traveling the world with his wife and kids, and finding mountain biking trails just wide enough to pull his kids’ trailer up.

Professional Experience:

  • Judicial Extern, Justice Thomas R. Lee, Utah Supreme Court, 2014
  • Judicial Extern, Judge David Sam, U.S. District Court, District of Utah, 2014
  • Member attorney of the Goldwater Institute’s American Freedom Network, a network of pro bono attorneys protecting individual rights and preserving freedom.