Quality Advocacy for Less

At Nelson Jones we strive to provide the highest quality legal services at affordable prices. Beyond offering clients our expertise and proven track record at hourly rates well below most of our competitors, we make every effort to ensure your hard-earned money is used in the most efficient manner possible. We understand the complexities of the law and work closely with our clients to achieve the best results possible.

We offer decades of combined legal experience in handling cases with a broad range of clients and unique issues. We listen to our clients and work to find creative, individualized solutions that save money, minimize stress, and produce winning results. We work hard to ensure our clients are fully informed, and remain in control of the major decisions relating to their cases. We understand the importance of client satisfaction, and the value of being referred to our clients’ friends and family.

Our Team

Bret Rawson | Attorney at Law
Bret Rawson

Bret W. Rawson is a founding member of Nelson Jones.  He is a seasoned litigator with graduate-level training and experience in crisis communications. He specializes in the representation of peace officers and is a reserve officer for a local Utah municipality.  His litigation experience involves white collar criminal defense, complex civil litigation including municipal defense, and both administrative and plaintiff’s work on behalf of law enforcement officers and their families.
Jeremy Jones

Jeremy Jones founded Nelson Jones along with his partners after graduating from one of America’s top 20 law schools, the University of Minnesota Law School.  He has worked for years fighting for the rights of clients embroiled in divorce, as well as specializing in complex municipal litigation and plaintiffs’ work.  Jeremy also fights for the rights of the employed in administrative tribunals throughout Utah, and before the Utah Court of Appeals.

Nate Nelson

Nate is a founding member and owner of Nelson Jones. Prior to starting his own law firm, Nate was an associate at Alverson Taylor Mortensen & Sanders in Las Vegas, Nevada and at Mumford Rawson in Salt Lake City, Utah. Nate practices in all areas of civil litigation with an emphasis in insurance defense, construction defect, personal injury, family and administrative law.
Mike Hansen

Mike is an AV rated attorney with more than 30 years of experience as a litigator. Mike has developed relationships with attorneys, courts, agencies and municipalities that help him develop and secure better results for clients. Mike has developed significant experience with defending municipalities against claims and complex litigation at both the federal and state level. Mike is an avid Ute fan and lover of the outdoors.


Sharon Hassan

Sharon Hassan joined Nelson Jones in January of 2015. Prior to that time, Sharon worked as a head paralegal for the law firm of Petro & Associates. While at Petro & Associates, Sharon worked primarily on criminal defense and personal injury cases. Before working as a paralegal, Sharon served as a Hearing Officer for the Drivers License Division. At the Drivers License Division, she presided over administrative hearings for various driving offenses including but not limited to points violations, DUIs, and automobile fatalities.