Candace Waters

Estate Planning

Candace’s practice focuses on estate planning, trust administration, probate, and guardianship matters. She is passionate about helping families make plans for their future with compassion and understanding. She aims to make the process easy and enjoyable for her clients.

Candace is the Secretary for the Elder Law Section of the Utah State Bar. She is the Co-Chair for the Wills for Heroes program chapter in Utah with the Young Lawyer’s Division. She is a board member of the Young Alumni Association at the S.J. Quinney College of Law.

Candace graduated from the S.J. Quinney College of Law with honors. As a student, she participated in the Pro Bono Initiative, volunteering at the Street Law Clinic, Debtor’s Clinic, and Veteran’s Clinic. She became the student liaison for the Wills for Heroes program. That program provides free estate planning documents for emergency responders and their families. Candace found her passion for estate planning through this program. She loved meeting with families, listening to their concerns, and providing peace of mind.

Prior to law school, Candace attended Texas A&M University and earned her bachelor’s degree in English. She worked as a paralegal for four years gaining valuable experience in appeals, criminal defense, and insurance defense which helped her in law school and formed her interest in the law.

Listen to Candace on the City Cast Salt Lake podcast here.


  • Estate Planning
  • Probate
  • Trust Administration
  • Adult Guardianship
  • Medicaid Planning and Eligibility
  • Business Formation
  • Non-Profit Formation


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