Wayne Caldwell is an experienced Logan, Utah attorney who skillfully assists clients with their personal injury, medical negligence, criminal law, DUI, record expungement, real estate, litigation, family law, wrongful death, and landlord-tenant disputes.
Personal injury, criminal law, real estate, litigation, family law, wrongful death, landlord-tenant disputes, employment law, civil rights claims, and estate planning.
Wayne provides a wide range of legal services, including areas such as personal injury, criminal law, real estate, litigation, family law, wrongful death, landlord-tenant disputes, employment law, civil rights claims, and estate planning. He began practicing law in St. George, Utah as an Assistant Attorney General for the Utah Attorney General’s Office. In 2003, Wayne accepted a position with the Washington County Attorney’s Office as a deputy county attorney, where he prosecuted many high-profile and complex felony cases. In 2006, Wayne left Washington County to accept an associate attorney position with Stirba & Associates in Salt Lake City, Utah. While in Salt Lake City, he practiced in the areas of civil rights litigation involving excessive force cases by police officers and in criminal defense. In 2007, Wayne left Salt Lake to return to Cache Valley and take a position with the former firm of Bearnson & Peck in Logan, Utah. Finally, in 2011, Wayne was a founding partner at Bearnson & Caldwell, LLC and actively practices law here today.
In the area of personal injury, Wayne has been involved in many injury cases where clients have collected compensation owed to them by insurance companies in several different states. Wayne has also been involved in many high-profile criminal state and federal cases and has effectively represented many accused individuals in Utah, Idaho, and Arizona. Some of Wayne’s clients have seen serious felonies dismissed after he became involved in their cases, and has tried several serious high profile felony cases in which the jury acquitted his clients, and many more have seen significant reductions in their charges. Finally, Wayne has represented several public employees that have been able to return to their jobs after they were wrongfully terminated.
Wayne obtained his Bachelor of Science degree from Utah State University, majoring in biology. He then earned his Juris Doctor from Thomas Jefferson School of Law in San Diego, California. Wayne was admitted to the Utah State Bar in 2002, the Idaho State Bar in 2008, and the Arizona State Bar in 2009. He is also admitted to practice law in the United States District Court, in the Districts of Utah and Idaho, and in the Tenth Circuit Courts of Appeals.
Professional Memberships & Activities
Wayne is licensed to practice law in Utah, Idaho, and Arizona. Wayne is also a member of the Utah Association for Justice and the Utah Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers. He is an active member of the Cache County Bar Association, and served on the First District Judicial Nominating Committee. Wayne is also a licensed real estate agent in the state of Utah.
Wayne was born in San Jose, California and was raised in the small town of Snowflake, Arizona. Wayne is also a citizen of Canada in addition to being a citizen of the United States. Wayne lives in Millville, Utah with his wife, two boys, and one daughter. In his free time, Wayne enjoys hunting, camping, marathons, and golf.