Robert W. (Bob) Thompson

Of Counsel
P 801.322.9115 | F 801.363.0400
Spencer Fane attorney Robert Thompson


Robert Thompson defends insureds in slip-and-fall, product liability, automobile, trucking, construction injury, construction defect, and other litigation matters. He also defends insurance companies in first-party actions regarding coverage.

Robert has resolved cases through negotiation, mediation, arbitration, motion, bench, and jury trial. He provides insurance coverage opinions and examinations under oath and assists in dealing with the insured and public adjusters in areas including construction, theft, water, fire, and property losses.



  • University of Utah College of Law, 1996 (J.D.)
  • University of Minnesota Carlson School of Management, 1992 (B.S.)

Bar Admissions

  • Utah

Court Admissions

  • U.S. District Court for the District of Utah

  • Successfully defended a dealership in a product liability action.
  • Successfully defended a retailer in an injury case.
  • Successfully defended a manufacturer in an injury claim.
  • Successfully defended a motor vehicle accident action.

  • Best Lawyers in America, Lawyer of the Year, Salt Lake City, Insurance, 2021
  • Best Lawyers in America, Insurance Law

  • Utah Bar Association
  • Utah Defense Lawyers Association, Board Member
  • Defense Research Institute
  • Salt Lake County Bar Association