Evan Strassberg is a civil litigator who holds active licenses in both Utah and California. Evan has extensive experience in a wide variety of litigation matters, including defense of consumer class actions and disputes regarding trademarks, breach of contract, fraud, securities, employment discrimination, eminent domain, and personal injury.

Evan has also assisted in the defense of large-scale consumer class actions. He has successfully argued cases in both the Utah Court of Appeals and the Utah Supreme Court and appears regularly in Utah’s state and federal courts. He is also frequently published and regularly speaks on cutting edge legal issues, including the latest developments in cryptocurrency litigation, as well as the regulatory enforcement and legal landscape surrounding cryptocurrency and Initial Coin Offerings.

Evan began his career litigating complex civil and white collar criminal matters in one of Utah’s largest law firms. Prior to joining Michael Best, he spent more than three years as associate general counsel for a large, private company where he managed a large international intellectual property portfolio, negotiated contracts including licensing agreements, and gained invaluable real world business experience. Evan was also an associate attorney in the Los Angeles office of large international firm.

Honors & Recognitions

  • The Best Lawyers in America®, Commercial Litigation, 2018-present
  • Utah Legal Elite, Civil Litigation, Utah Business magazine, 2015-present
  • “Mountain States Rising Star,” Super Lawyers, 2008-2009, 2012-2013

Professional Activities

  • Instructor, “Real Law 101,” University of Utah, Undergraduate Honors Program, Fall 2005
  • Member, Character & Fitness Committee, Utah State Bar
  • Member, International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP)



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