Kara H. North

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Kara H. North, Associate

knorth@fslaw.com

A personal injury lawyer who knows how insurance companies fight

Kara H. North began her legal career in 2010, practicing with the largest litigation defense firm in Las Vegas, Nevada primarily in the areas of insurance defense, products liability and transportation. Kara joined Fillmore Spencer LLC in 2011. She has successfully argued for clients in district court and the Utah Court of Appeals. Kara also regularly represents clients in Mental Health Court at the Utah State Hospital. Kara enjoys spending time with her family, watching basketball, running half-marathons and volunteering in her community.

 

Focusing on personal injury, civil litigation and criminal defense

Kara focuses her practice on personal injury, civil litigation and criminal defense. Her experience in defending insurance companies against personal injury claims and other types of claims has provided her with important insights into how insurers prioritize and triage cases, and the lengths to which they will go to avoid paying out.

Our Address

Fillmore Spencer LLC

At Jamestown Square

3301 North University Avenue

Provo, Utah 84604

(801) 851-1266

Practice areas

Hire an attorney who provides vigorous representation and compassionate counsel

Kara H. North helps Utah Valley residents with potentially life-changing legal matters and understands the pressures clients encounter and the stakes at hand. Whether you are seeking compensation for a serious injury or the loss of a loved one or defending your name and livelihood before a criminal or civil court, Kara provides staunch, aggressive representation of your rights and zealously seeks the justice you deserve. Call her at (801) 851-1266 or fill out the form today.

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Bar admissions

  • Nevada, 2010
  • U.S. District Court, District of Nevada, 2010
  • Utah, 2011
  • U.S. District Court, District of Utah, 2011

 

Certification

  • Mediation, Utah Valley University

 

Education

  • J.D., University of Utah, S.J. Quinney College of Law, 2008–2010
    • Journal of Law and Family Studies, Senior Staff Member, 2009–2010
    • Jessup International Law Moot Court Team Member, 2009–2010
  • Gonzaga University School of Law, 2007
    • Merit Scholarship Recipient, 2007
    • Invited as a member of Gonzaga Law Review, 2008
  • B.S., business management, Utah Valley University, 2007
    • Francis J. Kennedy Music Scholarship, Violin, 2006–2007
    • Dean’s Merit Scholarship, 2005, 2006
    • Business-Ethics Oral Presentation Competition Team, 2005, 2006
    • Enterprise Rent-A-Car Female Student in Business Award, 2006

Professional associations

  • Nevada State Bar Association
  • Utah State Bar Association
  • J. Reuben Clark Law Society
  • Utah Association for Justice
  • Utah Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
  • Women Lawyers of Utah
  • Young Lawyers Division of the Utah State Bar

 

Reported cases

  • Estate of Davis v. Davis, 265 P.3d 813 (UT App. 2011)

 

Publications

  • Ashby v. Ashby, Utah’s Case for Student Support Contracts During Divorce, S.J. Quinney College of Law, Journal of Law and Family Studies, Vol. 12, No. 2, 2010

 

Community involvement

  • Utah Valley University Alumni Board, Member
  • Saratoga Springs City Planning Commission, June 2013-June 2015
  • Miss Saratoga Springs Pageant Committee, Judge’s Chair, 2012–present
  • Governor’s Commission on Strengthening Democracy, Lobbying Legal Research Staff, 2009
  • Project Read Volunteer Tutor, 2002–2004

Fillmore Spencer LLC is located in Provo, UT and serves clients in and around Eagle Mountain, Highland, Lindon, Orem, Provo, Pleasant Grove, Saratoga Springs, Springville, Elberta, American Fork, Wallsburg, Alpine, Mapleton, Midway, Lehi, Spanish Fork, Cedar Valley, Draper, Heber City, Payson, Salem, Goshen, Sandy, Santaquin, Riverton, Duchesne County, Juab County, Sanpete County, Summit County, Utah County, Uintah County and Wasatch County.