Terry E. Welch

Of Counsel

Direct: 801-257-7950
Headshot of Terry E. Welch Attorney at Parr Brown Gee and Loveless
  • 1990, J.D., University of Utah, Order of the Coif, Development Editor, Utah Law Review

  • 1987, B.A., Business Finance, University of Utah

  • 1990Utah

  • Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals

  • Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals

  • Federal Circuit Court of Appeals

  • 2015United States Supreme Court

  • Executive Committee, Utah State Bar Young Lawyers Division, 1993-1994 (Current member, Intellectual Property Division)

  • Utah Bar Journal Staff, 1991-1993

  • Board of Directors, Family Support Center, 1999-2004

  • Board of Advisors, Doc Warner's Alaska Fishing, 2007-2017

  • Judicial Conduct Commission, 2013-2019, appointed by the Utah Supreme Court

  • 2019-2020: Guest Lecturer, University of Philippines,Diliman, School of Law: “Religious Freedom, Tolerance and Inter-Faith Relations”

  • 2021: Guest Lecturer to doctorate candidates, University of Santo Tomas, Graduate School of Ecumenism, Manila Philippines

  • Federal Bar Association

  • Member, National Patent Litigation Committee of the American Intellectual Property Law Association, 2008 -present

  • 1990, Clerk to Justice Michael D. Zimmerman, Utah Supreme Court

Terry E. Welch

Of Counsel

Direct: 801-257-7950

Terry Welch handles litigation matters of all types in federal and state courts. He has broad experience in complex litigation, representing multi-national, national, local, and small businesses with respect to intellectual property and patent litigation, antitrust, product liability, insurance and bad faith disputes, and manufacturer/distributor relations. He has handled significant trademark and Lanham Act matters including issues of infringement, trade dress and false advertising. Mr. Welch heads the Firm’s Class Action practice. He prides himself on thoroughly and deeply understanding his client’s desired ends and then acting in all instances toward those ends. Mr. Welch has mediated, arbitrated or tried cases in federal and state courts in more than 20 states throughout the United States. Bold, creative and refreshing in his style and manner, he is regularly approached to represent prior opposing parties.

Mr. Welch is perennially cited by legal peers as one of the top commercial litigators in Utah: Utah Business magazine’s Legal Elite (every year since the inaugural issue, 2004 to present, including recognition as a Top 100 lawyer), The Best Lawyers in America (2004 to present, including 2012 SLC lawyer of the year, Information Technology), The Best Lawyers in America, Corporate Counsel edition, Mountain States Super Lawyers (2005 through present), Super Lawyers, Corporate Counsel edition, including Top 75 lawyers in five state area, 2011 and Utah’s “Top 100″, 2013. Mr. Welch has also been named a BTI Client Service All-Star for 2014, the only Utah attorney to receive such recognition. Mr. Welch has also been awarded an AV rating every year since his first rating decades ago – the highest awarded by Martindale-Hubbell.

In addition to his broad commercial experience, Mr. Welch also heads the Firm’s Personal Injury and Wrongful Death plaintiff’s practice with several million dollar and multi-million dollar results to his credit.

Representative Clients:

  • American Bio Tech Labs
  • American Silver
  • Cate Equipment
  • Cimetrix
  • Dentrix Dental
  • Gastec
  • Geneva Steel
  • HemaMetrics
  • Henry Schein
  • iFIT Health & Fitness
  • IMC Global
  • IMC Salt
  • Lefts-N-Rights, dba LIQWID
  • Merit Medical
  • Non-Invasive Medical Technologies
  • Nordic Track
  • North American Salt
  • Palmer Performance Engineering
  • Pioneer Equipment
  • SkyWest
  • Zevex
  • Walmart