Joseph M. Harmer


Joseph Harmer received his J.D. from the University of Denver, Sturm College of Law, holds a Bachelor of Arts in History from Brigham Young University, and is currently pursuing a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering from the University of Utah.

Prior to working at TraskBritt, Joseph was active duty in the United States Marine Corps. While on active duty, Captain Harmer served as Trial Counsel and Complex Trial Counsel and successfully prosecuted twenty contested criminal cases involving larceny, drugs, assault, domestic violence, sexual assault, child pornography, and rape.

Professional Recognition

  • Navy and Marine Corps Commendation Medal

Bar Admissions

  • Utah Bar
  • Colorado Bar

Areas of Special Expertise


  • University of Utah, B.S., Electrical Engineerig, 2019 (expected graduation date)
  • University of Denver, J.D., 2011
  • Brigham Young University, B.A., History, 2008


  • Russian

Prior Professional Experience

  • Complex Trial Counsel, U.S. Marine Corps
  • Special Assistant U.S. Attorney, District of Hawaii
  • Trial Counsel, U.S. Marine Corps

My Technical Fields

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