Scott A. Wiseman

Associate

wisemans@ballardspahr.com
Tel 801.531.3025
Fax 801.531.3001
Salt Lake City

Scott Wiseman works with several diverse civil litigation matters including employment law matters such as restrictive covenant enforcement, misappropriation of trade secrets, and discrimination/wrongful termination; corporate disputes; contract matters; First Amendment cases; real estate, leasing, and landlord/tenant issues; and consumer financial services. Scott has experience with all phases of litigation including discovery, motion practice, alternative dispute resolution, and trial.

Representative Matters

  • Defeated $350 million damage claim and obtained complete defense verdict in five week jury trial in favor of clients accused of, among other things, breaching nonsolicitation agreements and misappropriating trade secrets
  • Representation of mortgage servicer in lien priority disputes involving constitutional issues
  • Successfully represented an elderly pro bono client in the reacquisition of her home, which was taken from her by deceptive and abusive means

Judicial Internship

Justice Jill N. Parrish, Utah Supreme Court, 2014

Publications

"Property or Currency? The Tax Dilemma Behind Bitcoin," 2016 Utah Law Review 417

Board Memberships

University of Utah Student Alumni Board (2012-2014)

S.J. Quinney College of Law, University of Utah (J.D. 2016, highest honors)
Article Editor, Utah Law Review
Order of the Coif
CALI Award—Contracts

University of Utah (B.S. 2013)