Peter D. Goodall Esq., developed an interest in law while serving as a volunteer prison chaplain in the late ’90’s. He worked with many long-term inmates at the Utah State Prison in an ecclesiastical capacity and garnered an interest in the criminal justice system while doing so. He graduated from the Thomas M. Cooley Law School, Magna Cum Laude, in 2002 on a full-tuition academic scholarship.
in 2002 on a full-tuition academic scholarship. He worked for some of the best criminal defense firms in the Intermountain West for seven years before founding Goodall Law Offices in 2009. In June, 2015, Peter joined the Jardine Law Offices where he is a business partner and focuses his practice on Criminal Defense and Appellate Litigation.
He served for several years on the Legislative Committee of the Utah Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers where he coordinated his efforts with those of the ACLU, the libertarian group, Libertas, and individual state legislators in order to change Utah’s laws to better protect her citizens from unwarranted governmental intrusion. He now works as an activist for the “People’s Justice Forum” engaging in the same forms of political involvement.
While Peter has dedicated his career to defending people in the courtroom, his passion is for public service. He has volunteered for many years at the Utah Aids Foundation and the Volunteers of America Homeless Youth Outreach Center. He currently volunteers on a weekly basis at the Hope Medical Clinic where he works as a Certified Nurse Assistant, helping to provide free medical care to uninsured and poverty-stricken families in Midvale, Utah.
He is also a singer/songwriter who performs with his folk/rock band, Vinyl Visions, at bars, venues, and coffee shops along the Wasatch Front. When he is not at the gym, writing novels, playing music, lobbying politicians, or engaging in the practice of law, he enjoys spending time with his two daughters at their home in Holladay, Utah.
The legal team at the Jardine Law Offices P.C. provides legal representation and counsel for a variety of personal injury cases in Salt Lake City, Farmington, Bountiful, and Layton including:
Truck accidents often result in the most serious and catastrophic injuries. They also result in a high percentage of fatalities.
Just about everyone in Salt Lake City depends on their cars for reliable transportation.
Slip and fall accidents are some of the most common personal injury cases in Salt Lake City.
There are few people more passionate about their vehicles than motorcycle owners.
There are few things more devastating than the unexpected death of a family member or a loved one due to negligence.
More people in Salt Lake City currently use rideshare programs than ever before. Uber is the most popular of these apps.
Lyft is another popular rideshare app available on any smartphone. Although Lyft drivers must meet certain requirements as well as