Upcoming PDO Events September 30 to October 9

Two panels, the Public Interest/Government Crawl, and the October Lunch with Lawyers are happening over the next 10 days.  View the flyers for each event below.  The Crawl and Lunch with Lawyers require RSVP’s, but there is still space available for each.  Sign up in the PDO Office Room 195.

Wednesday, September 30, 12:15 in Room 107 – Careers Panel:  The Other 80%.  Read the lead article in this issue of Career Brief  to find out who the other 80% are.

Monday, October 5, 4:45 at the Community Legal Center – Public Interest/Government Crawl – co-sponsored with PILO.  Business casual dress.  Agencies and attorneys are still being added.

Tuesday, October 6, 12:15 in Room 107 – Careers Panel:  LGBT Issues– co-sponsored with Outlaws

Friday, October 9, 12:15 in Borchard Conference Room – October Lunch with Lawyers.  Business casual dress.  Attorney biographies follow:

Scott Eastmond is Associate General Counsel at Bonneville International Corporation.  Scott joined Bonneville in 2005.  Before joining Bonneville, Scott practiced law with firms in Phoenix, Arizona, and Salt Lake City, Utah.  Scott received a Bachelor of Science from Brigham Young University in 1995 and a Juris Doctor in 1998 from the University of Michigan Law School.  He is currently pursuing an MBA at Brigham Young University.  Bonneville International operates radio stations in Washington, D.C.; Cincinnati, Ohio; Chicago, Illinois; St. Louis, Missouri; Phoenix, Arizona; Salt Lake City, Utah; Seattle, Washington and Los Angeles, California, and a television station in Salt Lake City, Utah.

Brett Johnson is General Counsel for StorageCraftTechonology Corporation.  Brett is a 1997 graduate of the University of Utah College of Law.  Brett served as an Articles Editor for the Utah Law Review and is a member of the Order of the Coif.  Following graduation, he clerked for the Honorable Gregory Orme at the Utah Court of Appeals.  Brett was a commercial litigation partner at Snell & Wilmer until January 2009, when he left to become General Counsel of one of his clients, StorageCraft Technology Corporation, a leading maker of storage, back up, and disaster recovery software for businesses.  Active in legal and community services, Brett is a member of the Utah State Bar’s Character and Fitness Committee and serves on the board of the Salt Lake Acting Company.  Brett is a photographer in his free time, and his work has appeared in solo and group shows in Salt Lake City, Park City, and San Francisco.  You can see his some of his photos at www.brettjohnsonphotography.com.

Jason Rose is a government attorney representing Salt Lake County.  Jason graduated from the S.J. Quinney College of Law in 1999.  After graduation, he worked for eight years for the District Attorney’s Office.  Jason has also worked for the City of Orem and currently represents the Salt Lake County Clerk, Contracts and Procurement, Human Resources, Information Services, the Deputy Sheriff Merit Commission, Construction Management and Facilities and often fills in to represent the Salt Lake County Mayor as the Deputy District Attorney within the Civil Division of Salt Lake County government.