Michael R. Menssen

Litigation & Dispute Resolution, Employment Litigation & Counseling


Michael Menssen provides counsel on a wide variety of complex commercial litigation matters, including class actions, ERISA, breach of contract, fraud, appeals, securities litigation, business and large-scale torts, white collar, trade secrets and professional negligence.


  • Labor and Employment Star - Benchmark Litigation
  • A Rising Star (Business Litigation, Employment & Labor, General Litigation) – Mountain States Super Lawyers
  • Included in Utah Business Legal Elite – Up & Coming
  • Utah State Bar Leadership Academy


  • Brigham Young University - Idaho, BA, Economics
  • University of Virginia School of Law, JD
    Articles Editor Managing Board, Virginia Law Review; Order of the Coif


  • Utah
  • California


  • Board of Directors, Senior Charity Care, a Utah nonprofit providing affordable, mobile dental and vision clinics for low-income seniors
  • Chairperson, Leadership Committee for “and Justice for All,” an organization to provide free and low-cost legal services to Utah’s most vulnerable citizens
  • Chair, Parks, Trails & Open Space Committee, City of Cottonwood Heights
  • Board Member, Federal Bar Association, Utah Chapter
  • Board Member, Legal Aid Society of Salt Lake
  • Co-Chair, Unauthorized Practice of Law Committee, Utah State Bar