At Bean & Micken we strive to provide affordable legal services without diminishing the quality of our work product or attention to our clients. Our attorneys have served the communities of Davis, Weber, and Morgan county, including Layton, Utah with distinction for over twenty years. Our attorneys and staff provide an above-average level of personal attention to each client.
Our client’s know they are an integral part of the decision-making process. Our clients are real people with real problems. Our clients stay with us because they value our advice, skill, and dedication.
Emilie A. Bean is the President and Managing Partner of the firm. She is a member of the Utah State Bar, and admitted to practice before the Utah Supreme Court and the United States District Court for the District of Utah. Ms. Been has volunteered as an attorney coach with the Utah Law Related Education Project Mock Trial Competition. Ms. Bean devotes her practice to adoptions, family law, and juvenile law. She has represented clients in complex adoptions, custody disputes, divorces, and paternity actions.
Ms. Bean received her B.A. from Weber State University in 1987, and her J.D. from the S.J. Quinney School of Law at the University of Utah in 1992. She was admitted to the Utah Bar in 1992.
Jessica Read is licensed in Utah. She practices in the areas of family law, estate planning and criminal defense. Ms. Read draws on her prior experience as a prosecutor and personal experience with divorce. She likes to think out of the box to find creative solutions to difficult situations.
Ms. Read received her BA from BYU in 1999 and her JD from Thomas Cooley Law School in 2004. She was admitted to the Utah State Bar in 2004.