Chris Wangsgard

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Chris Wangsgard
Shareholder
Phone: 801.532.1234
Direct: 801.536.6782

Chris Wangsgard is a shareholder at Parsons Behle & Latimer and concentrates his practice on employment litigation. He has represented both employers and employees in a broad range of employment lawsuits, including disability, sex, age, and race discrimination. He has also litigated wage and hour and overtime cases, as well as housing discrimination and retaliation cases. He has represented both employers and corporate officers in severance disputes and in negotiating executive employment agreements.

Mr. Wangsgard has served as chair of the Labor and Employment Section of the Utah State Bar.

Practice Areas

Accomplishments

Academic


University of Utah College of Law (J.D., 1972)

Articles Editor - Utah Law Review

U.S. Military Academy (B.S., 1963)

University of Utah College of Law
Adjunct Professor, Trial Advocacy


Professional


Martindale-Hubbell AV® Preeminent™ Rated

Recognized in Best Lawyers in America


Associations

Professional


American Inns of Court
Member


Community


Salt Lake Art Center
Board Member

Children's Center
Board Member

Americans with Disabilities Association,
National Advocacy Panel
Member


Licensed/Admitted

Utah
U.S. Dist. Court, Dist. of Utah
U.S. Court of Appeals, 10th Circuit

Education

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