Dickson is a trial lawyer and trusted counselor who helps clients strategize and resolve patent, trademark, trade secret and other business disputes, including by successfully taking cases to trial when necessary. He is known by his clients and in courts across the country as a creative, trusted and highly successful advocate, with a remarkable streak of major litigations wins, including rare preliminary injunctions and seizure orders in hotly-contested patent infringement and trade secret cases. Dickson frequently mediates or arbitrates difficult patent and other intellectual property disputes. He has received mediation training and certification from both Harvard Law School and the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO).
Dickson has been honored for many years in Best Lawyers, Super Lawyers, and others peer and client-review ratings, including as one of the Top 25 of all lawyers in Salt Lake City, Top 100 lawyers in the Mountain States, and as Intellectual Property Litigation “Lawyer of the Year” in Salt Lake City. Dickson has served on the Utah Bar Commission, the governing body of all licensed attorneys in Utah for 10 years, and was President of the Utah State Bar for the 2018-19 term.