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ASSOCIATE Larissa Lee

Salt Lake City Office
LLee@joneswaldo.com
801-534-7476

Bank regulation, including new bank applications. Litigation, including appellate and commercial litigation, bankruptcy and creditors’ rights, and employment and labor law.

DEPARTMENT
Litigation

PRACTICE GROUPS
Appellate litigation
Bankruptcy and Creditors’ Rights
Commercial litigation
Commercial lending and banking
Employment and labor law
Financial services and regulatory compliance
Women Lawyers Group

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Career
  • Judicial Clerk, Judge Carolyn B. McHugh, Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals, August 2016 – August 2017
  • Judicial Clerk, Justice Christine M. Durham, Utah Supreme Court, August 2015 – August 2016
  • Summer Associate, Jones Waldo, Summers 2013, 2014, 2015
  • Government Honors Legal Intern, Securities and Exchange Commission, September 2013 – November 2013

Professional Affiliations

  • Utah Supreme Court Advisory Committee on the Rules of Civil Procedure, Committee Member
  • Journal of the British Blockchain Association, Editorial Board Member
  • Women Lawyers of Utah, Career Advancement Committee

Publications

  • Gale L. Pooley & Larissa Lee, Bits and Blocks: Navigating the Legal Landscape of the
  • Blockchain Economy, Utah Bar Journal (May/June 2018)
  • Linda M. Jones, Freyja R. Johnson, & Larissa Lee, Celebrating Justice Durham: Mentor, Leader, Legacy, Utah Bar Journal (Nov./Dec. 2017)
  • New Kids on the Blockchain: How Bitcoin’s Technology Could Reinvent the Stock Market, 12 Hastings Bus. L.J. 81 (2016) (top 10% of all-time downloads on SSRN), https://ssrn.com/abstract=2656501
  • The Ban has Lifted: Now Is the Time to Change the Accredited-Investor Standard, 2014 Utah L. Rev. 369 (2014)
  • Admission of Guilt: Sinking Teeth into the SEC’s Sweetheart Deals, 3 Global Mkts. L.J. 1 (2014)
  • We’re Getting Warmer: Why Advising Clients to Disclose Material Risks Associated with Climate Change is Best Practice, Nat’l L. Rev. (Fall 2013), reprinted on Acclimatise Network (Feb. 2014)

Education

S.J. Quinney College of Law, University of Utah, J.D., 2015

  • Second highest cumulative G.P.A.
  • Executive Articles Editor, Utah Law Review
  • 2014 Marriner S. Eccles Graduate Fellowship in Political Economy
  • CALI Award for the highest grade in Bankruptcy and Legal Writing
  • College of Law Award in Securities Law, Judicial Process, Constitutional
  • Law II, Bioethics, Criminal Law, and Torts
  • National Law Review Student Writing Competition Winner, Fall 2013
  • Traynor Moot Court semi-finalist and top ten best brief, Spring 2014
  • Best draft in Western Region, Seller’s side, Transactional Law Meet, Spring
    2015

Boise State University, M.B.A., 2008

  • Graduated top 10 percent of class – Member of Beta Gamma Sigma International Honor Society

Boise State University, B.S., 2007

  • Pi Sigma Alpha National Political Science Honor Society

Bar Admittance

Utah 2015

Arizona 2018

Colorado 2018

Idaho 2018

New York 2018

Wyoming 2018

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Suite 1500
801-521-3200

PROVO

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PARK CITY

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LEHI

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CHICAGO

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Suite 2800
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