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Mark A Wagner

Employment and labor Attorney at Salt Lake City, UT

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  • Licensed for 31 years
    State UT
    Acquired 1992
    Status
    Active No misconduct found

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About Mark

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Practice areas
  1. Employment and labor
    60%
    Advice and counseling of businesses in employment law compliance and best practices; representation of employers in administrative agency audits, investigations, and proceedings; and representation of employers in federal and Utah courts. Counseling and representation of executives in connection with executive employment and compensation agreements.

    11 years

  2. Litigation
    20%

    11 years

  3. Administrative law
    10%

    11 years

  4. Business
    10%

    11 years

Mark is a trusted legal counsel, adviser, and advocate with 25+ years' experience in employment, privacy, confidential information and trade secret protection. Mark partners with senior leadership, human resource professionals, and inside and outside legal counsel to proactively inform, educate, and assist in legal compliance, risk identification and mitigation, training, practical solutions, and best practices in rapidly changing industries and business environments. Mark also represents organizations of all sizes in proceedings before state and federal governmental agencies and in litigation in both state and federal courts.

Mark consistently has received the highest possible peer reviews from rating services such as Martindale - Hubbell (AV rating), Utah Business Magazine (annual inclusion in "Legal Elite" in labor and employment law), "Best Lawyers in America" (annual selection in employment law), and "Mountain States Super Lawyers" (annual inclusion in employment law, and selection as "Salt Lake City Lawyer of the Year" in employment law for 2012).

Location

Parsons Behle & Latimer
201 South Main Street, Suite 1800
Salt Lake City, UT, 84111

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Resume

AVVO RATING 9.1 (Superb)

Work Experience

  • Shareholder
  • Prince, Yeates & Geldzahler
  • 2015 - Present
  • Shareholder, Chair Employment & Employee Benefits Group
  • Van Cott, Bagley, Cornwall & McCarthy, P.C.
  • 2000 - 2015
  • Shareholder
  • Kimball, Parr, Waddoups, Brown & Gee
  • 1993 - 2000
  • Law Clerk, Honorable David K. Winder, Chief Judge
  • U.S. District Court For The District Of Utah
  • 1992 - 1993
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Education

  • University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 1992
  • University of Utah
  • BS - Bachelor of Science
  • 1989

Associations

  • Utah State Bar
  • Member
  • 1992 - Present
  • American Bar Association
  • Member
  • 1992 - Present
  • Wasatch Public Media dba KCPW Public Radio
  • Board of Trustees
  • 2008 - 2015
  • Holy Cross Ministries
  • Board of Trustees
  • 2006 - 2010
  • Salt Lake Society for Human Resource Management
  • Board of Directors
  • 2005 - 2012
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Languages Spoken

  • English

Honors and Awards

  • Utah Legal Elite
  • Utah Business Magazine
  • 2015
  • Employment Law
  • Mountain States Super Lawyers
  • 2015
  • Employment Law
  • Best Lawyers in America
  • 2014
  • Employment Law
  • Mountain States Super Lawyers
  • 2014
  • Utah Legal Elite
  • Utah Business Magazine
  • 2013
  • Employment Law
  • Best Lawyers in America
  • 2013
  • Labor and Employment Law
  • Mountain States Super Lawyers
  • 2013
  • Utah Legal Elite
  • Utah Business Magazine
  • 2012
  • Salt Lake City Lawyer of the Year - Employment Law, Individuals
  • Best Lawyers in America
  • 2012
  • Labor and Employment Law
  • Super Lawyers
  • 2012
  • Utah Legal Elite
  • Utah Business Magazine
  • 2011
  • Employment Law
  • Best Lawyers in America
  • 2011
  • Utah Legal Elite
  • Utah Business Magazine
  • 2010
  • Labor and Employment Law
  • Best Lawyers in America
  • 2010
  • Utah Legal Elite
  • Utah Business Magazine
  • 2009
  • Utah Legal Elite
  • Utah Business Magazine
  • 2008
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Publications

  • The Enterprise
  • Firing an Employee Who Has Filed a Claim for Workers’ Compensation Benefits Can Land You in the Middle of a Wrongful Termination Lawsuit
  • 2007
  • The Enterprise
  • If it Walks Like a Duck … Talks Like a Duck – It’s a Duck! Differentiating Between Contractors and Employees
  • 2006
  • The Enterprise
  • Protect your Overtime Exemptions
  • 2005
  • The Enterprise
  • Workplace Romances Can Be a Risky Business
  • 2005
  • The Enterprise
  • The Perils of Providing Post-Employment References
  • 2004
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Speaking Engagements

  • Current Issues in Payroll Management in Utah
  • United States and Utah Wage and Hour Law
  • 2012
  • Wage and Hour Law Update in Utah
  • United States and Utah Wage and Hour Law
  • 2008
  • Overtime Requirements and Exemptions in Utah
  • United States and Utah Wage and Hour Law
  • 2005
  • Current Issues in Utah Employment and Labor Law: An Update for Legal Counsel and Staff
  • Employment Law
  • 2004
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Salt Lake City Employment and labor Lawyer Mark A Wagner
Mark A Wagner
Employment and labor Attorney
Salt Lake City, UT
Licensed for 31 years