James W. Bayles, JD LLM


Primary Practice Subjects

  • Taxation
  • Estate Planning
  • Business Entities
  • Trusts

Practice Experience

  • Jones, Waldo, Holbrook and McDonough 1966-1973;
  • Boyden, Kennedy and Romney 1979-1983;
  • Associate International Legal Counsel, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints 2003-2004;
  • Of Counsel Jensen Bayles 2005-Present;

Academic Experience

  • BS University of Utah 1964;
  • Juris Doctor University of Utah 1965;
  • LLM (Taxation) New York University 1966;
  • Order of the Coif, Member Board of Editors, Utah Law Review 1963-1965
  • Student Editor, Tax Law Review, New York University 1965-1966
  • Visiting Associate Professor 1972-1974, Associate Professor 1975-1976, Associate Dean 1975-76, Director of Continuing Legal Education 1976-1978, and Professor 1977-1978, University of Utah College of Law
  • Visiting Professor on Tax Procedure, University of Texas Law School, Summer 1977
  • Visiting Professor on Taxation of Business Associations and Advanced Estate Planning Brigham Young University Law School 1978, 1982
  • Professor Washburn University School of Law 1983-2003; established a tax specialty concentration certification program.