Trusted Attorney & Counselor at Law
Mr. Gregory Lyle is a graduate of the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law. He is licensed to practice in the State of Utah and is a member of the Utah State Bar Securities Section. His practice areas include family law, securities, business, contract drafting, bankruptcy, real estate, and estate planning. He is fluent in Spanish.
Mr. Lyle was born in Portland, Oregon, and was raised in Walnut Creek, California and Park City, Utah. He graduated cum laude from Brigham Young University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Communications with an Advertising Emphasis.
During law school, Mr. Lyle externed for the Honorable Judge Denise P. Lindberg at the Third District Court in Salt Lake City. He also interned at Utah Legal Services in the real estate division.
Before joining Ascent Law, Mr. Lyle worked as an associate attorney at law firms in Salt Lake, Summit, and Utah County. He has been a featured guest at conferences and on podcasts discussing business formation, securities law, and startup funding.
In his free time, Mr. Lyle likes spending time with his wife, Courtney, who is also an attorney, and their three boys. He is an entrepreneur and is currently the member of a startup. He also enjoys sports and serving in his church and community.
Areas of Practice Include
● Estate Planning
Last Will & Testament
Legacy Trusts, Revocable Trusts, Irrevocable Trusts
Estate Tax, Gift Tax, Wealth Transfers, & Generation Skipping Transfer Taxes
General Durable Power of Attorney, Springing Power of Attorney
Advance Healthcare Directive
● Business Law
general counsel, formation and management
mergers and acquisitions
LLCs, Corporations, and Partnerships
● Securities Law
All Filings for New Companies, including stock offerings, raising money, etc.
Drafting, Review, Interpretation, & Revision
● Criminal Law
Theft offenses (misdemeanor and felony)
DUI charges (1st, 2nd, 3rd, etc)
Drug charges (paraphernalia, possession, distribution)
Assault and Battery, Fraud and related charges
● Real Estate Law
Quiet Title Lawsuits
Boundary Line Disputes
● Family Law
Divorce and Custody
Alimony and Child Support
Pre-Nupital Agreements and Post-Nuptial Agreements
● Personal Injury Law