Mr. Wilkinson has been practicing law since May 2012. He has practiced in a variety of areas, with an emphasis on domestic litigation, employment law, and immigration. He has also worked in estate planning, administrative law, federal and state workers’ compensation, bankruptcy, Social Security, and personal injury. Mr. Wilkinson has experience in both the Utah Court of Appeals and the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Utah. Before joining Kaufman Nichols & Kaufman in March 2015, Mr. Wilkinson was an associate attorney at Stevenson & Smith, P.C., located in South Ogden.
Mr. Wilkinson graduated from the University of Nebraska College of Law one semester early in December 2011. While attending law school, he was a law clerk at the Lutheran Family Services of Nebraska Immigration Program, where he gained a wealth of knowledge in immigration law. He was also a participant in a senior seminar which focused on refugee and asylum law. During his third year of law school, Mr. Wilkinson worked as a student attorney at the University of Nebraska’s civil legal clinic where he handled cases in the areas of domestic law, bankruptcy, contract law, and property law.
Before law school, Mr. Wilkinson attended Weber State University, where he graduated summa cum laude with a bachelor’s degree in English. He worked in technical writing, editing, and graphic design for five years after college, while also working as a sports correspondent for the Ogden Standard-Examiner.
An Ogden native, Mr. Wilkinson enjoys skiing and snowboarding, as well as watching football and basketball. He plays the piano, enjoys reading, and loves spending time with his nephews.
Admitted to Practice
- Utah State Bar, 2012
- United States District Court, District of Utah, 2012