• Adjunct Professor, College Of Law
  • Managing Partner, Cannon Disability Law, P.C.
  • Adjunct Professor, College Of Law - Dean


Dianna Cannon is the managing partner at Cannon Disability Law, P.C., where she specializes in Social Security Disability law. She also represents clients seeking Black Lung Disability benefits and Railroad Retirement Disability benefits. Additionally, she is accredited by the Veteran’s Administration and represents Veterans seeking service-connected disability benefits. Ms. Cannon is an Adjunct Professor of law at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law where she teaches Disability Law and serves on the Board of Trustees. Her book, Social Security Disability Claims, Volumes 1 & 2, is updated yearly and published by Thomson Reuters.  She is a sustaining member of the National Organization of Social Security Claimant's Representatives and a member of the Utah, Nevada, and California State Bar Associations. She served as president of the Women Lawyers of Utah and as a Contributing Editor to the Utah Trial Journal. She received her J.D. from the University of Utah College of law in 1992, where she was a Note and Comment Editor for the Journal of Contemporary Law.