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Ross I. Romero

Senior Advisor
Michael Best Strategies LLC

Overview

Clients look to Ross for his extensive background in a broad variety of commercial litigation, labor and employment, and government relations matters.

Prior to joining the firm, Ross was a Vice President in the Community Development Group for Zions Bank. In that role, he assisted local and state government and corporate accounts with banking and business operation needs, working with elected and appointed officials in Utah and Idaho, and advocated with Utah’s U.S. Congressional members.

Previously, he was a shareholder with full service law firm in Salt Lake City, where he focused his practice on business litigation. He represented clients in both state and federal courts as trial counsel, and engaged in extensive pleadings practice.

Honors & Recognitions

  • Community Engagement Award, Utah Valley University, 2013
  • “Forty Under Forty,” Utah Business Magazine, 2007
  • Chambers Champion, The Salt Lake Chamber, 2011-2012

Professional Activities

  • Commissioner, White House Commission on Presidential Scholars
  • Board Member, University of Utah Alumni Association
  • Board Member, Utah Hospital Association
  • Board Member, Salt Lake Regional Medical Center, an IASIS Healthcare Company
  • Former Board Member, National Association of Latino Elected and Appointed Officials (NALEO), 2011-2016
  • Past Member, State Legislative Leaders Foundation, 2010-2012
  • Former Business Law Ambassador, American Bar Association, 2006-2008

Education

Admission

Community Involvement

  • Board Member, The First Tee Utah
  • Former Member, Utah Advisory Board, Sundance Institute, Sundance Film Festival, 2011-2016
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