Anneli R. Smith

Director and Shareholder
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Ms. Smith is a director and shareholder of the firm. With over three decades of experience, Ms. Smith is one of Utah’s premier white collar defense attorneys. She represents individuals involved in complex matters such as tax fraud, securities fraud, embezzlement fraud, mortgage fraud, and health care fraud as well as in related civil actions and licensing proceedings. Ms. Smith has also served as independent counsel to conduct internal corporate investigations.
  • Civil and Criminal Forfeiture
  • Civil Litigation
  • Professional Malpractice Litigation
  • Securities Enforcement, Regulatory Defense and Litigation
  • White Collar Crime, Government and Independent Investigations
Utah (1985)
  • Juris Doctor, J. Reuben Clark Law School, Brigham Young University (1985)
  • Bachelor of Arts, English cum laude, Brigham Young University (1981)
  • U.S. District Court District of Utah
  • U.S. District Court District of Nevada
  • Utah Legal Elite, Criminal Defense, Utah Business Magazine (2009, 2016, 2018-2020)
  • Distinguished Rating, Martindale-Hubbell
  • “Precluding Use of a Co-Defendant’s Civil Deposition in a Joint Criminal Trial,” ABA Complex Crimes Journal (1991)
  • Member, Utah State Bar
  • Member, American Bar Association