First, Who Are You

Client business first. We will talk about us in a minute. As your lawyers, we want to understand you, your business, and your business objectives. By doing so, we are confident we can add value to your business. We are interested in handling your immediate legal needs while developing a long-term relationship. We want to play a role in providing solutions for your success.


The firm is Antczak Polich Law—AP Law for short. Val Antczak and Barbara Polich founded Antczak Polich Law to bring to their clients the depth and breadth of their large firm and business experience, but with a personalized and cost effective approach. Val managed and practiced business law with a large law firm and was subsequently general counsel for a public company. Barbara practiced law with both a national law firm and a large regional law firm, specializing in intellectual property and business litigation. Brad Hardy brings similar major firm, general counsel, and applied business and management experience. All with big law experience, two as public company general counsel, one all-star litigator, and one finance and banking executive. Our group has represented businesses, large and small, start-up to established, throughout their careers and have handled the business needs of individuals. Each lawyer understands the practical demands of business and how to find the right business solution.


AP Law is dedicated to providing legal services to businesses and individuals with business needs. AP Law attorneys are uniquely experienced and committed to providing smart, creative solutions to your legal needs involving:
The creation, planning and evolution of your business or related interests
• Business Entity Formation
• Capitalization
• Strategic Planning
• Succession Planning
• Exit Strategy Execution
The transactional, operational or people issues confronting you and your business
• Contract Negotiation + Documentation
• Mergers, Acquisitions + Related Transactions
• Lending + Finance
• Real Estate
• General Counsel Services
• Executive Compensation
• Risk Management
• Financial Institution Regulatory Compliance
The resolution of business disputes
• Negotiation and Settlement
• Mediation
• Litigation
• Arbitration
With our experience, we can help you decide what you need, and size and deliver the right solutions to handle your business needs. We pride ourselves in providing practical legal advice and advocacy to businesses in all stages of the business life cycle, from start-up to developing to mature operating businesses, in all forms of business relationships. We are confident that our experience and skills will benefit you as our client.

Our Scalable Team

In addition to our own experienced litigation team lead by Barbara Polich, we maintain relationships with a network of consultants, lawyers, and other experts in a variety of fields to provide scalable, cost-effective litigation solutions. This allows us to handle successfully even the most complex matters, while always maintaining our focus on lowered cost delivery.

As part of our scalability we welcome the opportunity to support the litigation needs of in-house counsel, including providing support for discovery, major motions, and trial, or assistance in performing objective case assessments.

We also act as local counsel on matters filed in Utah.