Kathryn Kinikini

Practice Areas

Natural resources and public lands law with emphasis on acquisition, exploration, permitting and production of oil, gas, and mining properties; oil and gas conservation matters; complex title examinations; administrative hearings and appeals; natural resources litigation and appeals; mergers and acquisitions; mineral financing; water rights; and natural resources law on Indian reservations.


  • Energy Associate, Lear & Lear, PLLC (2015 - Present)
  • Employment Attorney, Disability Law Center (2014 - 2015)
  • Law Clerk, Disability Law Center (2012 - 2014)


  • University of Utah (J.D., 2014)
  • Brigham Young University (B.A., 2009)

Utah Supreme Court


Phone: 801-538-5042

Email: kathryn.kinikini@learlaw.com


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

808 East South Temple
Salt Lake City, UT 84102

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