Attorney At Law

Javier Chavez, Jr., Esq., JD, MBA

A seasoned lawyer, professional, and native of Utah, Javier Chavez, Jr. is managing member of this law office.

 

Global and national work experiences have enriched Javier's storehouse of skills . He's handled matters overseas. Across the U.S., Javier has dealt with legal issues coast-to-coast, from New York to California.


Javier has worked as a litigator, transactional attorney, law firm lawyer, corporate in-house counsel,  business development executive, author, and entrepreneur. These experiences empower Javier's ability to craft new solutions from different perspectives.  

Work Experiences

During a career spanning over a decade, Javier has worked at international firms and Fortune 500 Companies.


Javier started his legal career in New York for the law firm of Duane Morris, LLP (Am Law 100), cutting his teeth handling high pressure cases and deals. Later, he secured an in-house counsel opportunity for financial services giant Edward Jones (Fortune 500), managing a variety of legal roles.  


Lateraling westward to San Francisco, Javier worked for Global Collect (now Ingenico), gaining exposure to the Bay Area's entrepreneurial culture. 


In the Greater Los Angeles Area, Javier worked for insurance brokerage Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. (Fortune 500), learning significant business development and risk management know-how.


All these experiences served to build a savvy and resourceful attorney.


  • The Law Office of Javier Chavez, Jr., PLLC (2017-Present), Ogden, UT
    • Attorney At Law, Managing Member 
  • Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. (2014-2017), Irvine, CA
    • Assistant Vice President 
  • Global Collect (now Ingenico) (2013), San Francisco, CA
    • Legal Counsel (Registered In-House Counsel)
  • Edward Jones Investments (2010-2013), St. Louis, MO
    • Associate General Counsel
  • Duane Morris LLP Law Firm (2005-2010), New York, NY
    • Associate Attorney, Summer Associate 

LinkedIn profile: https://www.linkedin.com/in/javierchavezjr

Education & Licenses

After completing undergraduate studies at the University of Utah, Javier attended law school at Boston College, earning a JD. 


At Boston College, Javier also took the opportunity to earn an MBA. During his MBA training, Javier studied abroad in Asia, learning business practices in China and Japan.


Additionally, Javier has acquired multiple licenses/certifications, from real estate broker* to insurance licences. 

  • Education:
    • Boston College Law School, JD
    • Boston College, MBA
    • University of Utah, BA
  • Law Licenses
    • Utah (#14553) 
    • New York (#4467015)
  • Insurance License, P&C Producer Agent: Utah (#645974)
  • Real Estate Broker License: New York ONLY (#10351213032)*
  • Arbitrator: Financial Industry Regulatory Authority, FINRA (#A58901)
  • Languages: English and Spanish