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Scalley Reading Bates Hansen & Rasmussen, P.C.
15 West South Temple, Suite 600
Salt Lake City, Utah 84101Locate in Google Maps
Telephone: 801-531-7870
Fax: 801-531-7968
Mobile: 801-232-9075
E-Mail: bud@scalleyreading.net
www.scalleyreading.com
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About Us
Client Information
Personnel
Established: 1971

Practice Areas
  • Insurance Defense
  • Automobile
  • General Liability
  • Product Liability
  • Construction Liability
  • Fidelity and Surety
  • Casualty
  • Workers' Compensation
  • Coverage Issues
  • Architects and Engineers
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About Us
With roots tracing back over 40 years, the law firm of Scalley Reading Bates Hansen & Rasmussen continues the tradition of providing responsive, high quality, and cost effective legal services. Today we provide legal counsel in Utah, Idaho, Wyoming, Arizona, and Nevada to insurers on a wide variety of insurance matters, including general insurance defense trial practice, coverage, subrogation, products liability, personal injury, workers compensation, construction defect, bad faith, and professional liability.
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Client Information
Insurance Clients
ACE USAAcuity Insurance Company
Allied GroupALLIED Property and Casualty Insurance Company
AMCO Insurance CompanyAmerican Family Mutual Insurance Company
American National Property and Casualty CompaniesAmTrust North America
Arch Insurance GroupArgonaut Insurance Company
Auto-Owners Insurance CompanyCambridge Integrated Services
Chubb Indemnity Insurance CompanyCincinnati Insurance Company
CNA Professional InsuranceColorado Casualty Insurance Company
CSE Safeguard Insurance CompanyDallas National Insurance Company
Depositors Insurance CompanyEmployers Compensation Insurance Company
Gallagher Bassett Services, Inc.Great West Casualty Company
Hallmark Insurance CompanyHallmark Insurance Company Effective Claims Management, Inc.
The HartfordHomesite Insurance Company
Hudson Insurance CompanyInfinity Insurance Company
Insurance Company of the WestIntermountain Claims, Inc.
Lexington Insurance CompanyLiberty Surplus Insurance Corporation
Markel Insurance CompanyNationwide Insurance
NGM Insurance Co./Main Street America GroupNOVA Casualty Company
OneBeacon InsurancePermanent General Companies
Prairie State Administrative Services, Inc.Sedgwick Claims Management Services, Inc.
Specialty Risk Services, Inc. (SRS)Star Insurance Company
State Auto Insurance CompanyState Farm Specialty Products
Technology Insurance Company, Inc.United Services Automobile Association (USAA)
USF Insurance CompanyUtah Property Casualty Insurance Company
Western Heritage Insurance CompanyWorkers Compensation Fund
XL Specialty Insurance CompanyZurich
Non-Insurance Clients
Transwestern General AgencyUtah Local Governments Trust
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Personnel Information
Partners
Ford G. Scalley
Salt Lake City, UT
E-Mail:bud@scalleyreading.net
Practice Areas
  • Insurance Defense
  • Insurance Coverage
  • Workers' Compensation
Admitted
  • Utah, 1967
  • U.S. District Court, District of Utah, 1967
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Tenth Circuit, 1967
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1967
Additional Biographical Details:
Alternative Dispute Resolution Panel of the District Court
Memberships:
  • Federal, American (Fidelity and Surety Law Committee) and Salt Lake County Bar Associations
  • Defense Research Institute
Education:
  • The University of Utah, B.S., 1964
  • The University of Utah, J.D., 1967
Born:1941
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David S. Bridge
Salt Lake City, UT
E-Mail:dbridge@scalleyreading.net
Practice Areas
  • Insurance Law
Admitted
  • Utah, 2001
  • U.S. District Court, District of Utah, 2001
Education:
  • The University of Utah, B.A./B.S. (cum laude), 1997
  • The University of Utah, J.D., 2001
Law Review:
Staff Member, Utah Law Review, 1999-2000
Language:
  • Chinese
Born:1972
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Grace Acosta
Salt Lake City, UT
Admitted
  • Nebraska (Inactive), 1997
  • California (Inactive), 2003
  • Utah, 2005
  • Idaho, 2010
Education:
  • Auburn University, B.S., 1994
  • University of Nebraska College of Law, J.D. (with honors), 1997
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