Joseph M.R. Covey - Parr Brown Gee & Loveless

Joseph M.R. Covey

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2015
Phone: 801-257-7920

Joseph Covey concentrates his practice on corporate bankruptcy, reorganization and workouts with broad experience representing Chapter 11 corporate debtors, secured and unsecured creditors, bondholders, and unsecured creditors’ committees. He has represented large commercial lenders and secured bondholders in numerous multi-million dollar commercial real estate workout, foreclosure and state receivership matters. Mr. Covey also represents lenders, borrowers and real estate developers in structuring and documenting secured real estate lending transactions.

Mr. Covey has lectured for local and national education associations on bankruptcy-related topics.  He has been awarded an AV rating – the highest awarded by Martindale-Hubbell.  Mr. Covey has been recognized in 2015 in Bankruptcy Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law by Best Lawyers in America.  He was also recognized in 2012-2104 by Mountain States Super Lawyers for his bankruptcy & creditor/debtor rights experience, and in 2005-2015 he was selected by his peers as one of Utah’s Legal Elite in Utah Business magazine.  Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Covey was associated with the New York based law firm of LeBoeuf, Lamb, Greene & MacRae, LLP.


Brigham Young UniversityBA 1993Brigham Young UniversityJ.D. 1996
Utah State Bar, Bankruptcy, Commercial Litigation, Banking & Finance, Real Property sectionsContinuing Legal Education Committee, Young Lawyers Division, Utah State Bar (2003)

Office Location

101 South 200 East, Suite 700
Salt Lake City, UT 84111
United States

Practice Areas

Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law

Other Information

Gender: Male