Bangerter Sheppard & Frazier provides a broad range of legal services related to corporate, real estate and financial transactions for clients ranging from multi-national corporations to individuals and privately held businesses. These services include organizational, operational and contractual documents for corporations, partnerships and limited liability companies, commercial transactions, real estate acquisitions, leasing and development, and commercial financing.

Kenneth J. Sheppard heads up the firm’s transactional practice. Prior to joining Bangerter Sheppard & Frazier, Mr. Sheppard enjoyed eleven years as Vice-president and General Counsel for Melaleuca, Inc., an international manufacturer and direct seller of consumer products. Additionally, he has been recognized among the list of “Utah’s Legal Elite” in the Real Estate specialty by Utah Business Magazine. His years of service on Boards of Directors for both Housing Authorities and Health Care organizations provides a broad base of experience in the areas of corporate, real estate and financial transactions.

As counsel for both lenders and borrowers, our attorneys negotiate and document real estate secured loans for the financing and acquisition and development of all types of commercial property. Our expertise in business law and commercial finance includes buyouts and acquisitions, mergers, asset-based loans, commercial real estate transactions and financing, and the entire range of corporate structuring and compliance with ongoing regulations applicable to business entities.

On behalf of owners and developers, we negotiate and document purchases and sales, exchanges, leases and other contracts, provide advice and assistance relating to land use and entitlement issues, and prepare documents concerning the use, operation and maintenance of corporate facilities.

Practice Areas

  • Business Law
  • Real Estate
  • Employment Litigation
  • Insurance Defense
  • Insurance Coverage
  • Personal and Catastrophic Injury
  • Professional Negligence
  • Church Related Law
  • Non-Profit Organizations
  • Corporations and Partnerships
  • Contracts
  • Employment Practices
  • Estate Planning
  • Construction Defect
  • Risk Management
  • Professional Malpractice
  • Estate Planning
  • Trust Administration and Litigation