Benjamin J. Lear

Practice Areas

Ben’s practice focuses on many areas of complex oil and gas title analysis, including federal leases and holdings, water rights and split estates. Ben also has experience in various civil litigation areas, including contract disputes and professional negligence, and in all areas of criminal defense.


Experience

  • Associate, Van Cott, Bagley, Cornwall & McCarthy, Salt Lake City, UT (2010-2012)
  • Summer Associate, Van Cott, Bagley, Cornwall & McCarthy, Salt Lake City, UT (2009)

Education

  • University of Utah (J.D., with Honors, 2010)
    • Articles Editor, Utah Law Review 2009-2010
  • University of Utah (H.B.A. English, 2006)

Membership and Activities

  • Utah State Bar Association
  • Rocky Mountain Mineral Law Foundation
  • Utah Association of Professional Landmen

Admissions:
Utah Supreme Court


Contact

Phone: 801-538-5032

Email: ben.lear@learlaw.com

About

Lear & Lear, PLLC is an energy boutique law firm with extensive experience in traditional and renewable energy sources. Our team of attorneys have years of experience helping clients reach their legal and business goals in a timley and affordable manner.

Office Locations

UTAH:
808 East South Temple
Salt Lake City, UT 84102

Phone: 801-538-5000
Fax: 801-538-5001