Ryan M. Merriman

Areas of Expertise:

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Construction Law and Litigation
  • Creditor Rights
  • Employment Litigation
  • Landlord and Tenant Representation
  • Real Estate Litigation
  • Technology and Licensing

Background & Experience:

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


Mr. Merriman is married and has two children. He enjoys basketball, distance running, and reading about American history and politics.

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, 2013-2014