Liz M. Mellem

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Liz M.Mellem
Associate
Phone: 801.532.1234
Direct: 801.536.6694

Liz Mellem is a member of Parsons Behle & Latimer's Litigation, Trials, and Appeals practice group, the Employment Law practice group, and the Product Liability practice group. She concentrates her practice in the areas of employment law and commercial litigation. Liz is based in Missoula, Montana. She maintains offices in Missoula and Salt Lake City and regularly travels between them. 

Before joining Parsons Behle & Latimer, Ms. Mellem graduated with high honors from Montana State University in 2004 with a bachelor of science in sociology. She graduated with high honors from the S.J. Quinney College of Law at the University of Utah in 2010. During law school, Ms. Mellem was a William H. Leary Scholar and received the CALI Award for the highest grade in Criminal Law, Constitutional Law II, and Trusts and Estates, and the College of Law Outstanding Achievement Award for Trusts and Estates and Criminal Law. Ms. Mellem was admitted to the Utah State Bar in 2010 and the State Bar of Montana in 2013.

Practice Areas

Accomplishments

Academic

University of Utah, S.J. Quinney College of Law (2010, J.D.)

Montana State University (2004, B.S.) Major: Sociology


Professional

Admissions:

Utah State Bar, 2010

United States District Court, District of Utah, 2010

State Bar of Montana, 2013

United States District Court, District of Montana, 2014

Mountain States Rising Star


Associations

Professional

Utah State Bar Labor & Employment Section 
Chair
(2017 - 2018)

Women Lawyers of Utah,
Career Advancement & Development Committee
Member
(2010 - 2012)

American Bar Association
Member
(2010 - Present)


Community

Humane Society of Western Montana
Fundraising Committee
Member
(2015 - present)
Board of Directors
Member
(2017 - present)

Run Wild Missoula
Member
(2013 - present)

United Way of Salt Lake Young Leaders,
Young Leaders' Advocacy & Public Policy Subcommittee
Member
(2010 - 2013)

Valley Mental Health Foundation, Board of Trustees
Member
(2012 - 2013)


Licensed/Admitted

Utah
U.S. Dist. Court, Dist. of Utah
Montana
U.S. Dist. Court, Dist. of Montana

Education

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