John S. Chindlund - Prince, Yeates & Geldzahler

John S. Chindlund

Listed in Best Lawyers since 1993
Phone: 801-524-1000

John Chindlund practices employment and labor law, representing employers in all issues pertaining to the employer-employee relationship.

He handles matters involving the National Labor Relations Board, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, the United States Department of Labor, and the Utah Anti-Discrimination and Labor Division.

Mr. Chindlund also represents employers regarding matters under the Employee Retirement Income Security Act (ERISA) including defending withdrawal liability claims.  For many years he has represented trustees of employee welfare and benefit plans governed by ERISA.  He also defends employers against state causes of action arising out of the employer-employee relationship, including wrongful termination actions, intentional tort claims, worker’s compensation and unemployment claims.  Helping employers negotiate collective bargaining agreements and arbitrate grievances under such agreements is another area in which he has wide experience.

Academy of Court ReportingBBA 1970Cleveland State UniversityJ.D. 1974
American Bar AssociationPrimerus Labor and Employment Practice Group

Office Location

15 West South Temple, Suite 1700
Salt Lake City, UT 84101
United States

Lawyer of the Year Awards

2014 Lawyer of the Year in Labor Law - Management of the Salt Lake City Metro Area
John S. Chindlund has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2014!

Practice Areas

Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law (Executive Compensation)
Employment Law - Management
Labor Law - Management