Jeffry R. Gittins

Jeff Gittins, a partner at Smith|Hartvigsen PLLC, practices primarily in the areas of water law and land use. He assists governmental entities, corporations, and private individuals in all aspects of water law, including water rights transactions, water rights analysis, water rights litigation, and applications with the Utah Division of Water Rights . He also represents clients in matters involving zoning disputes, condemnation, easements, boundary disputes, and other land use issues. Prior to joining Smith|Hartvigsen, Mr. Gittins served as a clerk to the Honorable Justice Jill N. Parrish of the Utah Supreme Court.

Practice Areas

  • Water Law
  • Natural Resources
  • Land Use
  • Appellate
  • Litigation


  • Juris Doctor, J. Reuben Clark Law School at Brigham Young University, magna cum laude (2007)
  • Bachelor of Science in Business and Agribusiness, Utah State University, summa cum laude (2004)

Contact Jeffry R. Gittins

Contact Jeffry R. Gittins

Smith | Hartvigsen, PLLC
175 South Main Street
Suite 300
Salt Lake City, Utah  84111
Phone: 801.413.1600
Fax: 801.413.1620


Service Area

Statewide service provider in:
  • Utah