Alan S. Mouritsen
Alan Mouritsen is a member of the firm’s Litigation practice group and concentrates his practice on appeals, administrative law, personal injury, and copyright and trademark litigation.
As part of his appellate practice, Mr. Mouritsen has written briefs in the Tenth Circuit, the Sixth Circuit, the Second Circuit, and the Utah Supreme Court. In addition, he has argued before the Utah Supreme Court and the Utah Court of Appeals. His work in the Tenth Circuit includes Lee v. Max International, LLC, in which the Tenth Circuit affirmed the district court's dismissal of the case as a discovery sanction. Mr. Mouritsen also serves as a member of the Advisory Committee for the Utah Rules of Appellate Procedure.
Mr. Mouritsen grew up in and recently returned to Grantsville, Utah, where he currently serves as a member of the Tooele County Board of Education. He received his bachelor's degree cum laude from Pomona College. He graduated with distinction from Stanford Law School, where he was an articles editor on the Stanford Law Review and a member of the Stanford Supreme Court Litigation Clinic. Following graduation, Mr. Mouritsen clerked for Judge Jay S. Bybee of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit.
Stanford Law School (2009)
Articles Editor, Stanford Law Review
Pomona College (2006)
Phi Beta Kappa
Conversant in Russian
Tooele County Board of Education Member
Advisory Committee for the Utah Rules of Appellate Procedure
American Bar Association
Salt Lake County Bar Association
U.S. Court of Appeals, 10th Circuit
U.S. Court of Appeals, 6th Circuit
U.S. Court of Appeals, 2nd Circuit