SALT LAKE CITY–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The international law firm Dorsey & Whitney LLP is pleased to announce that Matt Durham has joined its Labor and Employment practice as a partner in the Salt Lake City office.
Matt defends employers in Utah and throughout the West before state and federal courts and administrative agencies in disputes involving employment discrimination, harassment, wrongful termination, wage and hour , drug testing, time off, non-competition, workplace crime, benefits, and workplace safety issues. In addition to litigation, he regularly advises employers on the development and implementation of personnel policies and compliance with federal and state employment laws in a range of industries, including consumer products, retail, manufacturing and education.
“In a vibrant economy like the one we have in Utah and the region, top employment law talent is critical to serving our clients,” said Nolan Taylor, Dorsey Partner and Salt Lake City Office Manager. . “Matt’s track record of successful employment law clients further strengthens the wide range of services Dorsey has established in Salt Lake City.”
Prior to joining Dorsey, Matt was a Partner and former President of the Labor and Employment Group at Stoel Rives. Matt is one of 10 Stoel Rives attorneys who have joined Dorsey’s Salt Lake City office since March.
Matt’s addition to the firm’s Utah labor and employment team follows a recent expansion of Dorsey’s popular intellectual property law practice earlier this year at its Salt office. Lake City. Former Stoel Rives lawyers Lake Catherine Parrish, Aaron Barker, Matthew Bethards, Jason McCammon, Jordan Olsen, Richard GreenJeremy Barton, Andrew Wasden and Nathan Searcy have also joined Dorsey since March this year.
“The growth of our Salt Lake City office and our ability to deliver consistent value to clients in the Mountain West region go hand in hand,” said Bill Stoeri, Dorsey’s managing partner. “Investing in key talent paves the way for Dorsey to create meaningful results for those we represent in Salt Lake City and around the world.”
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