Randy M. Grimshaw

Randy M.Grimshaw
Of Counsel
Phone: 801.532.1234
Direct: 801.536.6779

Randy Grimshaw is of counsel to the firm’s Corporate Tax & Transactions practice group. His practice emphasizes federal, state, and local tax planning for individuals and entities; IRS, state and local tax appeals and litigation; and partnership, limited liability company, and corporate structuring and planning.

Before joining Parsons Behle & Latimer, Mr. Grimshaw was a tax accountant at Arthur Andersen & Co., an international accounting firm. He was previously licensed as a certified public accountant. Mr. Grimshaw has taught tax and business planning courses as an adjunct professor of law at the University of Utah, S.J. Quinney College of Law.

During the Vietnam War, Mr. Grimshaw served as a jet fighter instructor pilot in the United States Air Force.


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Brigham Young University, J. Reuben Clark Law School (J.D., 1979)

Honors: Cum Laude
Editor, Journal of Legal Studies

University of Utah (B.S., 1972)

Honors: Magna Cum Laude
Major: Accounting


Martindale-Hubbell AV® Preeminent™ rating

Utah State Bar, Tax Section, 2015 Distinguished Tax Practitioner of the Year

The Best Lawyers in America, 2011 Tax Lawyer of the Year

Utah Business magazine, Utah Top 100 Lawyers/Utah Legal Elite, Tax Law, (2005 - 2015)

The Best Lawyers in America, Tax Law, Tax Litigation (2007 - 2018)



University of Utah, S.J. Quinney College of Law
Adjunct Professor, Tax and Business Planning courses

Utah State Bar, Tax Section
Past Chair

Utah State Bar, Tax Section
Executive Board

Utah State Bar, Committee on Unauthorized Practice of Law
Past Member

American Bar Association, Tax Section

American Bar Association, Real Estate and Probate Section


Volunteer teacher/instructor at the Salt Lake Valley Youth Detention Center


U.S. Tax Court
U.S. Dist. Court, Dist. of Utah


Brigham Young University, J. Reuben Clark Law School