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Wall, Cory R.
2168 E. Fort Union Blvd. Salt Lake City, UT
Phone: (801) 274-3100
Fax: (801) 365-8223


Current Employment Position(s)


Lawyer Overview

Cory R. Wall has over 20 years experience and is a member in good standing of the State Bars of both Utah and California.  Cory is an aggressive and tenacious attorney committed to his clients.  He and his friendly staff work very hard to educate his clients about their legal situation and options.  After deciding on a plan, he and his staff are committed to keeping his clients up to date as to the legal proceedings.  This is done through email, mail, consultations and phone contact.  He works hard to help teach his clients to be a team member and save money on legal fees.  For instance, he encourages his clients to draft a summary of their legal situation and experiences that have led them to him or to review pleadings, discovery and responses.  Cory works very hard with your case management to ensure that items are filed timely and efficiently.  He is a very experienced, savvy family law attorney that comprehensively understands Utah family law and easily drafts documents to protect your interests taking into account the personal dynamics of your case.   He utilizes and understands the latest technology to manage your case personally in his office with billing and case management software, calendaring, emailing, scanning of documents, etc. which subsequently saves you money.  He regularly sends you detailed bills accounting for your retainer which helps you understand where your money is going, what is happening and the progress of your case.  

He is an experienced trial lawyer able to navigate the labyrinth of the legal maze to attain the best possible solution for his clients.  You will be impressed with Cory and his demeanor in court.  He is in control and succinct with his thoughts with powerful presentation of details needing to be brought to light to a judge or commissioner.  In his 20 years of experience, he is keenly aware of interpersonal dynamics and knows how to manage himself with judges, mediators, attorneys and child custody evaluators.  He has successfully handled many high conflict divorce and family law cases.  He and his staff understand how the family law process works first hand by having gone through a divorce himself.  He is now successfully remarried and has three step-children in a blended family with his three children from his first marriage.  His wife Deanna comes into the office to manage his practice and assist his clients.  Both Cory and Deanna, have sensitivity when managing these family law situations.  Cory has acquired a well respected reputation of aggressively representing his clients in divorce and other family law matters including the complex and difficult issues surrounding paternity, child custody, alimony, grandparent rights, property and debt division.  Cory has personal high standards and this quality is reflected in how he works, dedicates himself and manages his cases. 

He is also admitted to practice before the United States Supreme Court and the United States Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals.  Cory graduated with a law degree from the Pepperdine University School of Law in Malibu California.  He received his bachelor's degree in Finance at the University of Utah and is native of the State of Utah.   Cory speaks both English and Spanish.

In addition to family law, Cory has extensive experience in various legal areas.  He has successfully represented many clients in personal injury and wrongful death actions resulting in very favorable results for his clients.  He has also represented clients in criminal matters along with will and estate planning.  He is committed and dedicated to the best interests of his clientele in advocating and protecting their legal interests in all legal matters.

The family-owned law firm of Wall & Wall, P.C., in Salt Lake City, Utah, represents clients throughout the entire state of Utah, including the areas surrounding SLC such as Provo, Ogden, Farmington, Tooele, Park City, Heber City, Woods Cross, Bountiful and St. George.


Areas of Practice

  • Administrative Hearings & Adjudication
  • Adoption
  • Alcoholic Beverages
  • Alimony & Spousal Support
  • Animal Bites -- Plaintiff
  • Apparel
  • Arbitration
  • Asbestos
  • Assault & Battery -- Plaintiff
  • Aviation Accidents -- Plaintiff
  • Chemicals & Cosmetics
  • Child Support
  • Childrens' Rights
  • Collections
  • Commercial Leasing
  • Commercial Real Estate
  • Condemnation
  • Consumer Bankruptcy
  • Contracts
  • Criminal Defense
  • Custody & Visitation
  • Debt Discharge
  • Debtor/Creditor
  • Defamation & Privacy -- Plaintiff
  • Dental Malpractice
  • Divorce
  • Domestic Violence & Neglect
  • Eminent Domain
  • Felonies
  • Firearms
  • Food & Agricultural Products
  • Foreclosures
  • Garnishment
  • Guardianships & Conservatorships
  • Juvenile Crimes
  • Juvenile Law
  • Landlord/Tenant
  • Limited Liability Companies
  • Living Wills
  • Machinery & Tools
  • Mediation
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Medical Products & Devices
  • Mini-trials
  • Misdemeanor
  • Modification
  • Mortgages & Foreclosures
  • Motor Vehicle Accidents -- Plaintiff
  • Motor Vehicle Defects
  • Parole & Probation
  • Partnerships
  • Paternity
  • Pharmaceutical Products
  • Police Misconduct
  • Powers of Attorney and Appointment
  • Premises Liability -- Plaintiff
  • Prenuptial Agreements
  • Probate
  • Property Damage -- Plaintiff
  • Protective Orders
  • Railroad Accidents -- Plaintiff
  • Real Estate
  • Recreational Products
  • Residential Real Estate
  • Sexual Harassment
  • Sexual Harassment -- Employee
  • Slip and Fall -- Plaintiff
  • Tobacco
  • Traffic Violations
  • Trusts
  • Uniform Commercial Code
  • Wills
  • Wrongful Death -- Plaintiff
  • Wrongful Termination -- Employee

Representative Cases

West Practice Categories

Administrative Hearings & Adjudication, Arbitration, Mediation, Mini-trials, Mortgages & Foreclosures, Consumer Bankruptcy, Debt Discharge, Foreclosures, Garnishment, Commercial Leasing, Contracts, Debtor/Creditor, Uniform Commercial Code, Limited Liability Companies, Partnerships, Police Misconduct, Sexual Harassment, Collections, Eminent Domain, DUI/DWI, Felonies, Juvenile Crimes, Misdemeanor, Parole & Probation, Traffic Violations, Sexual Harassment -- Employee, Wrongful Termination -- Employee, Guardianships & Conservatorships, Living Wills, Powers of Attorney and Appointment, Trusts, Wills, Adoption, Alimony & Spousal Support, Child Support, Childrens' Rights, Custody & Visitation, Divorce, Domestic Violence & Neglect, Juvenile Law, Paternity, Prenuptial Agreements, Animal Bites -- Plaintiff, Assault & Battery -- Plaintiff, Aviation Accidents -- Plaintiff, Defamation & Privacy -- Plaintiff, Motor Vehicle Accidents -- Plaintiff, Premises Liability -- Plaintiff, Property Damage -- Plaintiff, Railroad Accidents -- Plaintiff, Slip and Fall -- Plaintiff, Wrongful Death -- Plaintiff, Alcoholic Beverages, Apparel, Asbestos, Chemicals & Cosmetics, Firearms, Food & Agricultural Products, Machinery & Tools, Medical Products & Devices, Motor Vehicle Defects, Pharmaceutical Products, Recreational Products, Tobacco, Dental Malpractice, Medical Malpractice, Commercial Real Estate, Condemnation, Landlord/Tenant, Residential Real Estate


Bar Admissions

  • Utah, 1986
  • California, 1988
  • U.S. District Court District of Utah, 1986
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 10th Circuit, 1988
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 2000

Past Employment Positions

  • Tharpe & Howell, Law Clerk, 1985 - 1986
  • Bruce Richards & Assoc., Associate Attorney, 1988 - 1990


  • Pepperdine University School of Law, Malibu, California, 1985
  • University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah, 1982
    Major: Finance