Ron was born in Edmonton, Alberta Canada. After attending Brigham Young University, he was accepted to the University of Western Ontario Law School in London, Ontario Canada. He was called to the bar in Alberta Canada in June of 1989 and after working briefly for two other law firms in Alberta, founded Hill & Hill Law Offices in 1993, where he and his brother practiced together for 22 years.
During his practice in Alberta, Ron developed extensive court experience and was general counsel for a number of companies and government bodies. He served as a board member, and negotiating committee member, for the local college for seven years and was also a public lecturer in the area of wills and estates.
Ron loves the outdoors and visited St. George and Lake Powell in 2001 and immediately became addicted to Southern Utah. He left his practice in Canada in 2015 and moved to Ivins where he has lived ever since.
Ron has owned a number of businesses in Canada and the United States. In 2017 he attended Brigham Young University and obtained his Master of Law degree and began practice in Utah in 2018 after successfully passing the Utah bar exam. Ron Practices in the areas of Estate Planning, Probate, Estate and Trust Administration, Business Law, Guardianships, Conservatorships, Adoption, and select Personal Injury.
Ron is the father of four boys and his interests include, Running, biking, climbing, snowboarding, wakeboarding, scuba, travel and spending time with family (especially his grandchildren!!).
Areas of Practice
- Estate Planning
- Probate, Estate and Trust Administration
- Business Law
Professional Associations and Memberships
Law Society of Alberta, Former Member, 1989 - 2015
American Bar Association, Member, 2018 - Present
Utah State Bar, Member, 2018 - Present
Brigham Young University, J. Reuben Clark Law School,
Master of Law - 2018
University of Western Ontario
Bachelor of Laws - 1988
Brigham Young University
Faculty of Human Resource Management - 1983 – 1985
Past Employment Positions
COO Medican General Contractors
In-House Counsel Toro Projects Inc.
In- House Counsel Colorad Packaging