Salt Lake trial attorney Stephen G. Crockett has become a name partner in the firm of Giauque, Crockett and Bendinger.

Other name principals in the firm are Richard W. Giauque and Gary F. Bendinger.Crockett received his juris doctorate in 1971 from the University of Utah College of Law, where he was a member of the Order of the Coif and the Law Review. He represents Texaco, Firestone and TCI, among other clients.

The firm's 12 attorneys practice in the area of commercial litigation. Last year, "The Best Lawyers in America" listed Giauque and Crockett among the best attorneys practicing in business litigation.