Mr. Merriman is an associate in the firm’s litigation department. His practice emphasizes general commercial litigation involving contract disputes, securities, real property, and commercial landlord-tenant disputes. Mr. Merriman also has experience in administrative practice and appeals.
Brigham Young University, J. Reuben Clark Law School (J.D. 2013)
- Magna cum Laude, Order of the Coif
- Lead Articles Editor, BYU Law Review
Brigham Young University (B.S., Economics, B.A., Political Science, 2010)
- 1st Team All-MW Conference Track, 2011
- 2nd Team All-MW Conference Cross Country, 2010
Comment, Closing Pandora’s Box: Proposing a Statutory Solution to the Supreme Court’s Failure to Adequately Protect Private Property, 2012 BYU L. Rev. 1331.
Other Professional Experience
Law Clerk to Chief Justice Matthew B. Durrant, Utah Supreme Court, 2014‑2015
Law Clerk to Judge Stephen L. Roth, Utah Court of Appeals, 2013-
Associate, Aldon J. Anderson American Inn of Court
Member, Utah State Bar, Litigation Section
Mr. Merriman is married and has two children. He enjoys basketball, distance running, and reading about American history and politics.