Welcome to Utah Legal Services

Our  mission is to protect the rights of the disadvantaged and persons of limited means through legal representation, advocacy, and education. 


Utah Legal Services announced today the appointment of Pamela Beatse as its next Executive Director effective January 3, 2024.

Beatse’s past experience includes Director of the Access to Justice Office of the Utah State Bar, an attorney in private practice, Ministry and Community Development with a church, and as a litigating attorney with a large Salt Lake law firm.

Beatse received her Juris Doctorate from the S.J. Quinney College of Law at the University of Utah, where she graduated with honors and served as Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Law and Family Studies. Beatse will continue her role as an Assistant Adjunct Professor with the S.J. Quinney College of Law.

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Utah Legal Services is a Legal Services Corporation (LSC) grantee. We are required to notify donors that our funds may not be used in any manner inconsistent with the Legal Services Corporation Act or Section 504 of Public Law 104-134.