Turner, Jared S.


  Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
 +801-328-3600
 +801-321-4893
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Of Counsel

Mr. Turner is a member of Kirton McConkie's International Law Practice Section. His practice focuses on assisting U.S.-based companies with cross-border business transactions that include tax and data privacy compliance, market entry and business strategies, product registration, distribution, export controls, outgoing business immigration and corporate and non-profit entity formation assistance. Mr. Turner's primary regional areas of expertise and experience are Latin America and Africa. Mr. Turner has been named as one of Utah Business Magazine's "Legal Elite" in the International Law category and as one of Mountain States Super Lawyers' "Rising Stars." He currently serves as a member of the Board of Trustees for the Utah Council for Citizenship Diplomacy and is part of the Executive Committee of the International Section of the Utah State Bar Association.

Experience

   At Kirton McConkie

  • Negotiated numerous settlement, audiovisual and license agreements for multi-national corporation with operations worldwide
  • Advised multi-national non-profit corporation on real estate acquisitions and maintenance in several countries in the Caribbean
  • Represented multi-national company client in its acquisition of investment properties in South America; managed legal entity formation, cross-border tax planning, debt and equity structuring and due diligence process for the transaction
  • Successfully negotiated and advised nutritional client in structuring its international sales protocols for South Korea
  • Advised several multi-national for-profit and non-profit clients on corporate governance strategies for their subsidiaries and branches worldwide
  • Managed relationships with local counsel on behalf of multi-national corporate client with operations in several countries
  • Advised numerous direct sales companies on establishing and expanding their operations in multiple countries worldwide
  • Formed several 501(c)(3) non-profit corporations with international operations

   Prior to Kirton McConkie

  • Law Clerk for Department of Legal Affairs of the United Nations, Geneva, Switzerland
  • Law Clerk for Florida Immigrant Advocacy Center, Miami, Florida
  • Student of Chief Justice William Rehnquist, U.S. Supreme Court, Cambridge, England

Education

  • Syracuse University College of Law, J.D., 2006
    • Academic Scholarship
    • Research Assistant
    • LEF Goldie Memorial Award
  • Syracuse University, The Maxwell School, M.A., International Relations, 2006
    • Full Tuition Scholarship
  • University of Utah, B.A., Spanish, 2002
  • University of Utah, B.A., Political Science, 2002

Admissions

   Bar Admissions

  • Utah State Bar, admitted 2007

   Affiliations

  • Member of Utah Council for Citizen Diplomacy
    • Currently serving on Board of Trustees
  • Utah State Bar International Section
    • Currently serving as Secretary to the Section
  • American Bar Association International Section
  • Direct Sales Association

Practice Area
  • International