Photo of Jessica A. Horton

Jessica A. Horton

Associate
Kirton McConkie Building
50 East South Temple
Suite 400
Salt Lake City, UT 84111

Related Info

Ms. Horton is a member of the firm’s First Amendment and Religious Organizations and Litigation sections. Prior to joining the firm, she served as a law clerk to Judge Jill N. Parrish of the U.S. District Court for the District of Utah.    

Experience

  • Summer Associate, Kirton McConkie, 2014
  • Judicial Intern to Justice Jill N. Parrish of the Utah Supreme Court, 2013
  • Judicial Extern to Magistrate Judge Dustin B. Pead of the U.S. District Court for the District of Utah, 2013

Education

  • University of Utah, S.J. Quinney College of Law, J.D., with Highest Honors, 2015
    • Order of the Coif
    • Utah Law Review, Executive Footnote Editor
    • Stephen Pierre Traynor Legal Writing Award, 2015
    • National Moot Court Team
    • Traynor Moot Court Competition 2014, Second Place and Best Brief
  • Brigham Young University, B.A., English, summa cum laude, 2011
    • National Merit Scholarship, 2009–2011

Clerkship

  • Judicial Clerk to Judge Jill N. Parrish of the U.S. District Court for the District of Utah, 2015–2016

Bar Admissions

  • Utah, 2015
Other Admissions
  • U.S. District Court for the District of Utah