Ralph Mercer


Salt Lake City

Attorney Headshot of Ralph Mercer of Esquire Law, Salt Lake City, UT

Ralph Mercer is an attorney at our Esquire Law office in Salt Lake City. His professional journey is a testament to his commitment to justice and dedication to serving others.

Originally from the historic city of Bath, England, Ralph’s career path has been marked by diverse experiences. Before joining Esquire Law, he served as a criminal prosecutor in Salt Lake City, where he diligently prosecuted a variety of cases, ranging from DUI to Assault. His successes in securing convictions in both jury and bench trials underscore his commitment to upholding the law and protecting the community.

Ralph’s transition to personal injury law was inspired by personal experience, having endured two rear-end collisions within six months, resulting in permanent nerve damage. This challenging ordeal instilled within him a deep sense of empathy and compassion for individuals facing similar hardships, motivating him to advocate fiercely on behalf of his clients.

Before embarking on his legal career, Ralph worked as an Intelligence Officer at GCHQ, one of the United Kingdom’s three intelligence agencies, alongside MI5 and MI6. His role involved planning and executing a variety of intelligence operations. Ralph’s dedication to national security led him to deploy on covert operations overseas, where he operated in high-stakes environments, contributing to the protection of his country’s interests.

Ralph approaches his legal practice with a genuine desire to make a positive impact on the lives of his clients. He brings to Esquire Law a wealth of experience, a steadfast commitment to ethical principles, and a dedication to achieving fair and just outcomes.


University of the West of England, B.A. (Hons) History

University of Bristol, M.S.c Political Science

S.J. Quinney College of Law, University of Utah, J.D.