Daniel Brough

Phone: 801.438-2024
Fax: 801.438.2050
Email: dbrough@btjd.com

Areas:

  • Business Litigation
  • Construction Litigation
  • Employment
  • Litigation
  • Real Estate
  • Trade Secrets

Background
& Experience

Mr. Brough is a partner in the firm’s litigation department.  He maintains a general civil litigation practice with substantial experience in both federal and state courts.  His practice emphasizes general commercial litigation, corporate and business litigation, employment litigation (including enforcement of restrictive employment covenants, as well as Title VII, FMLA, and FLSA claims), and construction litigation.  He has successfully litigated requests for expedited remedies, including requests for prejudgment writs, temporary restraining orders, and preliminary injunctions.

Mr. Brough has been named a Mountain States Super Lawyer from 2011-2015.

Education

Brigham Young University, J. Reuben Clark Law School (J.D., 2004, magna cum laude, Order of the Coif)
Lead Note and Comment Editor, BYU Law Review
Brigham Young University (B.A., English, 2001)

Publications

Breaking Down the Misprision Walls: Looking Back at the Federal Sentencing Guidelines, After Booker, Through a Bloomian Lens, 82 N.D. L. Rev. 413 (2006)

Comment, Alternatives in Accretion: Why There Is Not Yet an Appropriate Solution to the Application of Accretion Law to Mineral Estates, 2004 B.Y.U .L. Rev. 169

Note, Adams v. Florida Power Corp. and the Trend of Lowering an Employer’s Burden of Proof to Rebut Age Discrimination Claims, 2003 B.Y.U. L. Rev. 1097

Other Professional

Experience

Law Clerk, Honorable Ferdinand F. Fernandez, United States
Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, 2005–06
Law Clerk, Honorable Jill N. Parrish, Utah Supreme Court, 2004–05

Professional

Affiliations

Member, Supreme Court Advisory Committee on the Rules of Professional Conduct, 2014-present
Barrister, A. Sherman Christensen Inn of Court I