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Eric Jenkins, Workers' Compensation Attorney

Eric Jenkins is a workers’ compensation lawyer at The Advocates in Salt Lake City. Raised in the Wasatch Front, Eric attended Brigham Young University for his undergraduate studies and law school, where he graduated with honors as a member of the national moot court team. He is committed to helping injured employees recover the compensation they deserve for their workplace accident.


  • Brigham Young University– J.D. (2005)
  • Brigham Young University– B.A. Broadcast Journalism (2002)

Professional Experience

  • The Advocates– Attorney (2022-present)
  • Goebel Anderson, PC– Litigation Attorney (2017-2022)
  • Christensen & Jensen– Litigation Attorney, Managing Shareholder (2005-2017)

Professional Affiliations And Awards

  • Utah State Bar
  • United States District Court for the District of Utah
  • Utah Minority Bar Association
  • Utah Association for Justice
  • Mountain States Super Lawyer
  • Utah Business Magazine Legal Elite

Eric's Story

Prior to joining The Advocates, Eric was a defense litigator and represented national corporations and insurance companies in business disputes, contract issues, personal injury, and workers compensation. Now, he uses the experience he gained defending large insurance companies to protect Utah workers. He has been recognized by his peers for his efforts in Super Lawyers Magazine and named one of Utah’s Legal Elite by Utah Business Magazine.

When not representing injured workers, Eric enjoys spending time with his wife and four children, snowboarding, smoking meat in the backyard, and playing Mario Kart.

The Advocates team

5 Reasons to Make Eric Your Workers’ Comp Attorney

  • Nearly 2 decades’ legal experience
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Passion for fighting for the “little guy”
  • Skilled at negotiation and litigation
  • Recognized as “Legal Elite” by Utah Business Magazine