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Julie Edwards Kenworthy

Of Counsel
Key Bank Tower
36 S. State Street
Suite 1900
Salt Lake City, UT 84111

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Ms. Kenworthy is a member of Kirton McConkie’s Litigation, Trials & Appeals section. Her practice focuses on complex civil litigation and securities enforcement actions. She has litigated matters in state and federal courts through the US involving shareholder class actions and derivative suits, trade secret claims, commercial contract disputes, and professional liability. Ms. Kenworthy has also represented clients before the Securities and Exchange Commission and the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board with respect to investigations and possible claims of securities laws violations. Her experience ranges from large, multi-million-dollar defense matters to small, simple contract disputes.

Experience

Clerked for Hon. Roger L. Hunt, United States District Court for the District of Nevada (2002-2004)

Clerked for Hon. Lloyd D. George, United States District Court for the District of Nevada (2000- 2000)

In re iMergent Securities Litigation. A securities class action alleging a misrepresentation and misstatement of audited financial statements against Grant Thornton. After a motion to dismiss the second amended complaint, the federal court dismissed the claims with prejudice.

In the Matter of Kevin Hall and Rosemary Meyer. The SEC brought an administrative action against two auditors claiming unprofessional conduct. After a two-week trial, the ALJ found that both auditors had complied with professional standards.

Klein-Becker v. Englert. Worked with team to obtain and carry-out a Federal Marshall search and seizure warrant against a trademark infringer and grey-market dealer of the client’s products and intellectual property.

Practice areas

Education

Brigham Young University, J. Reuben Clark School of Law, J.D.

Brigham Young University, B.A., International Relations/Business

Bar Admissions

  • Utah, 2002
Other Admissions
  • United States District Court for the District of Utah, 2004

Honors & Awards

  • Howrey LLP Pro Bono Attorney of the Year (2010)

Affiliations

Utah State Bar, Litigation Section
Women Lawyers of Utah
J. Reuben Clark Law School