John Wiest
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John Wiest

Associate
wiest.john@dorsey.com
Salt Lake City P +1 (801) 933-4047 F +1 (801) 880-3838

Overview

JOHN HELPS CLIENTS NAVIGATE COMPLEX BANKRUPTCY, RECEIVERSHIP, FINANCE, AND SECURITIES ISSUES. HE REGULARLY ASSISTS  BANKRUPTCY TRUSTEES AND EQUITY RECEIVERS IN FINDING AND RECOVERING ASSETS.

John has worked on some of the largest Ponzi and securities fraud cases in Utah, including Castle Arch Real Estate Investment Company, LLC, National Note of Utah, LLC, and Traffic Monsoon, LLC. He works with clients to achieve optimal outcomes in Chapter 7 and 11 bankruptcy proceedings, corporate restructurings and loan workouts. His experience includes advising secured creditors on how they can protect their collateral before and during bankruptcy.

John also assists Dorsey’s trial team in commercial and securities litigation.

Education & Admissions

Harvard Law School (J.D., 2015)

Brigham Young University (B.A., English, 2012), magna cum laude and University Honors

Admissions

  • Utah

News & Resources

News & Press Mentions

Dorsey Wins 13th Annual M&A Advisor Turnaround Award

Industries & Practices

  • Banking & Financial Institutions
  • Bankruptcy & Financial Restructuring
  • Commercial Litigation
John Wiest