Todd D Wakefield
Attorney Todd Wakefield is a Owner of Wakefield Law Office, a law firm in Park City, UT. As a lawyer in Park City, Utah, attorney Wakefield serves Summit County, as well as clients throughout Utah.
Areas of Practice
- Appellate Practice
- Business Law
- Construction / Development
- Real Estate
- Zoning and Land Use
Admitted to Practice Law
- 1992, Utah and US District Court, District of Utah
- 2011, United States Court of Appealls for the Tenth Circuit
|:||University of Utah, BS, Philosophy, with honors, 1989|
|Law School||:||University of Utah College of Law, JD, 1992|
- Utah State Bar Association
- Park City Bar Association
Todd Wakefield is an attorney practicing law in Park City, Utah where he began his legal career more than two decades ago. His law practice focuses on startup and growth businesses, real estate (development, management, transactions and litigation), sports and recreation industry, and general civil and appellate litigation. He was previously a senior attorney at the Wrona Law Firm in Park City, and he was Of Counsel with the law firm of Jones Waldo Holbrook & McDonough. Todd's legal exprience includes 5 years as outside General Counsel to the U.S. Ski & Snowboard Association and U.S. Ski Team (where he also has served as chairman of the USSA's Judicial Council for more than a decade). In 2000, Todd took time away from the practice of law to co-found Attensity Corporation (www.attensity.com) where he served as CEO and President until 2004. He was responsible for Attensity's strategic vision of unified analysis of text and structured data (now known as "text analytics") which is now used widely by government intelligence and security agencies and Fortune 500 companies for social media monitoring. In 2004, Information Management magazine published his article, A Perfect Storm is Brewing: Better Answers are Possible by Incorporating Unstructured Data Analysis Techniques. He holds 6 U.S. patents related to text analytics. He then founded and served as CEO of NexTalk, Inc. (www.nextalk.com) the leading provider of organizational telecommunication solutions serving the deaf and hard-of-hearing. In 2006, Todd was named one of 50 Worldwide Reader Favorites in Fast Company magazine's Fast 50 Global Readers' Challenge for his entrepreneurial work. Todd has been a Venture Partner with The Entrepreneurs Funds, which have consistently performed among the top quartile nationally. He received both his Juris Doctorate and his Bachelor of Science degree in Philosophy, with honors, from the University of Utah, and has been admitted into Mensa. Todd and his wife of 25 years reside in the mountains of Park City, Utah with their 4 children.
Born: Honolulu, HI
Wakefield Law Office
P.O. Box 983056
Park City, Utah 84098
Wakefield Law Office was founded in 2013. Wakefield Law Office is located in Summit County Utah.
Real estate transactions, development and litigation; general business law and new business formation; general civil litigation; appeals.
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Press Releases and Achievements
Wakefield Law Office Adds New Attorneys
January 20, 2014 — Wakefield Law Office has announced that two new attorneys are joining the firm's Park City, Utah office. Kendra Bowers practiced law with the commercial real estate group in the Boca Raton office of Broad & Cassel, a 170 lawyer firm with nine offices throughout Florida. Robert Saunders comes aboard in an of counsel role, bringing to the firm and its clients experience and perspective about the unique town of Park City that only a life-long resident can provide.
Legal Veteran Opens Boutique Law Office in Park City
October 3, 2013 — Long time Park City, Utah resident, attorney and entrepreneur Todd Wakefield opens boutique law office in Keller Williams Real Estate building at 1750 Sun Peak Drive on Utah Hwy 224.