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About Eric M. Swinyard & Associates, PLLC

Salt Lake County Family Lawyers You Can Count On

Eric M. Swinyard & Associates, PLLC is a full-service family law firm in Draper serving clients throughout Salt Lake County and Utah County. Our firm is small enough to deliver the personalized, one-on-one counsel you deserve but powerful enough to obtain the results you are seeking.

By maintaining a manageable caseload and refusing to settle without putting up a fight, we are able to offer client-focused and results-driven representation. Our attorneys are genuinely passionate about practicing law and are eager to make a difference not only in your case but in your life.

Discuss your legal matter with our team today. Call (801) 515-4133 or contact us online.

What We Do

At Eric M. Swinyard & Associates, PLLC, we focus the majority of our practice on family law and divorce. We recognize that these cases are some of the most difficult and emotional situations a person can face in life. With this in mind, we develop thoughtful and personalized solutions to all kinds of family matters. Whether you are fighting for your fair share of the marital property in a divorce or seeking custody of your child, you can count on our Salt Lake County family law and divorce attorneys to represent you with care and compassion.

With additional services in estate planning, civil litigation, criminal defense, and personal injury, we are the firm you can turn to when facing virtually any kind of legal matter. Our attorneys are highly skilled and have decades of combined experience to put to work for you.

When You Need an Attorney, Choose Eric M. Swinyard & Associates, PLLC

With professionalism and confidence, we work tirelessly to help our clients achieve their goals and refuse to back down from a fight. Though we strive to resolve cases outside of the courtroom, we are not afraid to resort to litigation when necessary. Our firm maintains a professional yet approachable demeanor, always putting our clients’ best interests first.

To learn more about us or to schedule a consultation, call (801) 515-4133 now.

Meet Our Team

Professional. Confident. Approachable.
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    Eric M. Swinyard

    Founding Attorney

    Eric M. Swinyard is a divorce and family law attorney who serves clients throughout the State of Utah. Eric’s practice is primarily focused on providing personalized, high-quality legal services to individuals involved in divorces, paternity actions, adoptions, estate planning, and other family law matters. It’s incredibly easy to be taken advantage of during litigation, especially if you are unrepresented by legal counsel. Protect Your Rights You don’t want to be in a situation where you need ...
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    Ryan Ficklin


    Ryan Ficklin is an associate attorney at Eric M. Swinyard & Associates, PLLC. Prior to practicing law in Utah, Ryan practiced family law in Southern California. In 2017, Ryan relocated back to his home state of Utah to focus on serving the people of Utah who need legal representation, particularly in the family law realm. Ryan graduated with honors from California’s Whittier Law School in May of 2015. While in law school, Ryan was a staff member for The Journal of Child and Family Advocacy. Ryan ...
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    Keith L. Johnson


    Keith joined Eric M. Swinyard & Associates in Fall 2020, bringing more than a decade of experience as a trial attorney in various types of legal cases. He has successfully guided hundreds of individuals through Utah’s court system. Keith previously worked at an established civil litigation firm in Salt Lake as well as a mid-sized regional law firm. He has substantive experience in a variety of practice areas and is now primarily devoted to serving individuals involved in family law cases. Keith ...
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    Mark Hales


    Mark Hales has over 17 years of legal experience in the areas of family, criminal, and civil law. He handles all types of domestic matters, including custody, divorce, child support, alimony, annulment, termination of parental rights, paternity, modifications, and adoptions. In addition, he defends clients charged with domestic violence and abuse, stalking, violations of protective orders, and other and criminal charges. Mark is a certified mediator for all legal matters and is also a certified ...

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    We understand that you have questions, our Firm will provide you with a 30-minute no-obligation consultation with an Attorney.

  • Preparation

    Family Law matters are complex; we ensure that all of our clients are thoroughly educated and prepared along the way.

  • Personalized Approach

    No two cases are the same. Our Approach is tailored specifically to your goals.

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