Kenneth L. Cannon  II - Durham Jones & Pinegar, PC

Kenneth L. Cannon II

Listed in Best Lawyers since 1995

Kenneth L. Cannon II

Kenneth L. Cannon II has practiced bankruptcy and insolvency law for more than 30 years. He has effectively represented debtors, creditors, trustees, receivers and committees in business reorganization cases and in out-of-court workouts. He is a Fellow of the American College of Bankruptcy. In 2010, he was honored as Best Lawyers® Lawyer of the Year in the area of Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Lawyer, Salt Lake City. Mr. Cannon maintains an "AV" Preeminent rating with Martindale-Hubbell®, which is the highest rating awarded to attorneys for professional competence and ethics. Mr. Cannon teaches commercial law as an adjunct Professor of Law at the S. J. Quinney College of Law at the University of Utah. He is the former chair of the firm’s Bankruptcy & Creditors’ Rights Section.

Brigham Young UniversityBA 1978Brigham Young UniversityMA 1982Brigham Young UniversityJ.D. 1982
US Bankruptcy Court for the District of Utah Local Rules CommitteeUS District Court for the District of Utah Disciplinary CommitteeAmerican College of BankruptcyRocky Mountain Bankruptcy Conference

Case History

Counsel to the Debtor, Easy Street Holding — Represented debtor in the restructuring of a substantial company in chapter 11 which operated a prominent condominium development and restaurant
Counsel to the Debtor in Korea Technology Industry America — Represented debtor in large chapter 11 case involving the development of a plant to process tar sands into petroleum products, the case involved the complicated interaction of many parties and challenging legal issues
Counsel to the Examiner with Expanded Powers, Tri-Valley Distributing — Represented the examiner with expanded powers in the Tri-Valley Distributing chapter 11 case, which involved the restructuring of a company with extensive holdings in petroleum distribution and retail stores over a four-state area

Office Location

111 East Broadway, Suite 900
Salt Lake City, UT 84111
United States

Lawyer of the Year Awards

2010 Lawyer of the Year in Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law of the Salt Lake City Metro Area
Kenneth L. Cannon II has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2010!

Practice Areas

Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
Bet-the-Company Litigation
Litigation - Bankruptcy

Other Information

Gender: Male