David S. Pace

David S. Pace

Managing Partner
Location:
Cottonwood Heights, Utah
Phone:
801-428-0954
866-780-9641
Fax:
801-355-9705
Email:

David Pace is the managing partner of The Pace Law Firm, and has been working with the firm since 1998. David manages the family law and personal injury litigation section of the firm. He received his undergraduate degree from Brigham Young University in 1993. He entered the M.A. program in English at Brigham Young University where he taught American Literature and Writing for two years prior to beginning law school, which he also attended at Brigham Young University on a scholarship, graduating cum laude in 1998. His practice emphasis is civil litigation and trial practice, appellate law, personal injury, and family law. David also maintains expertise in complex debt relief issues, judgment enforcement, and bankruptcy litigation. David has extensive experience in state and federal trial practice, as well as writing and legal research. David is committed to helping people find effective solutions to their problems.

David is a member of the J. Reuben Clark Law Society, the Utah Association for Justice, and the Salt Lake County Bar Association.  He has been admitted to practice before the 10th Circuit Court of Appeals, the Utah State Bar, and the Utah Federal Bar. He has won the Vera A. Mayhew and Linda Adams essay contests. He is fluent in Spanish, and conversant in French and German. His non-work hours are spent raising his family, writing, and running.

Areas of Practice

  • Personal Injury Litigation
  • Civil Litigation
  • Bankruptcy
  • Appellate Law
  • Family Law
  • Real Estate

Bar Admissions

  • Utah, 1998
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 10th Circuit, 2007
  • U.S. District Court District of Utah, 1998

Education

  • Brigham Young University, J. Reuben Clark Law School, Provo, Utah
    • J.D. cum laude - 1998
  • Brigham Young University, Salt Lake City, Utah
    • M.A. Program 1994-95
    • Major: English
  • Brigham Young University, Salt Lake City, Utah
    • B.A. - 1993
    • Major: English

Honors and Awards

  • Winner, Vera A. Mayhew and Linda Adams essay contests

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • J. Reuben Clark law Society, Member
  • Utah Association for Justice, Member
  • Salt lake County Bar Association, Member
  • Utah State Bar Association, Member
  • Federal Bar Association, Member

Past Employment Positions

  • Brigham Young University, Instructor, American Literature and Writing

Languages

  • Spanish
  • French
  • German