Jennifer Fraser Parrish

Jennifer Fraser Parrish

Senior Associate
Location:
Salt Lake City, Utah
Phone:
801-359-9000
Fax:
801-359-9011
Email:

JENNIFER FRASER PARRISH is licensed to practice law in Utah and before the United States Patent and Trademark Office.  Ms. Parrish is also licensed to practice in the United States Supreme Court, as well as the Second, Ninth, Tenth, and Eleventh United States Circuit Courts of Appeal and the United States Court of Appeal for the Federal Circuit. Her practice spans all areas of complex civil and commercial law, with an emphasis on the protection of intellectual property. Ms. Parrish has extensive experience in litigating trade secret disputes.

Ms. Parrish acquired a broad range of business and technical skills prior to pursuing her career in law.  Ms. Parrish graduated with a degree in Biology and a minor in Chemistry from the University of Utah in 1996. After receiving her undergraduate degree, Ms. Parrish worked as a Programmer at Myriad Genetics, Inc., in Salt Lake City, Utah. In 2000, Ms. Parrish received an M.B.A. from the University of Utah and worked in the computer software industry until entering law school in 2003. Ms. Parrish received her J.D. with Honors from the University of Texas School of Law in Austin, Texas.

Ms. Parrish worked as a Summer Associate at Fenwick & West, LLP (Mountain View, California) and Beckley Singleton, Chtd. (Las Vegas, Nevada) before joining Magleby Cataxinos & Greenwood. As a student, she was also a summer extern for the Honorable Ronald E. Nehring of the Utah Supreme Court.

In 2009, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, and 2016 Ms. Parrish was included on the list of Mountain States Rising Stars in Super Lawyers (TM), an honor given to only the top 2.5% of attorneys practicing in the Mountain States (Utah, Nevada, Montana, Idaho, and Wyoming) under the age of 40 or practicing law for less than 10 years.

Areas of Practice

  • Complex Civil Litigation/Commercial Litigation
  • Intellectual Property Litigation
  • Trade Secret Litigation
  • Biotechnology/Information Technology
  • Multidistrict Litigation
  • Federal Appellate Practice

Bar Admissions

  • Utah, 2006
  • U.S. District Court District of Utah, 2006
  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, 2006
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 10th Circuit, 2009
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 2nd Circuit, 2011
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 9th Circuit, 2011
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 11th Circuit, 2013
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 2014
  • U.S. Court of Appeals Federal Circuit, 2015

Education

  • The University of Texas School of Law, Austin, Texas
    • J.D. - 2006
    • Honors: With Honors
    • Law Journal: Texas Intellectual Property Law Journal, 2004 - 2006
    • Law Journal: Texas Journal of Women & The Law, 2003 - 2005
  • University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah
    • M.B.A. - 2000
    • Major: Business Administration
  • University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah
    • B.A.
    • Major: Biology
    • Minor: Chemistry

Honors and Awards

  • 2009 Super Lawyers (TM) Mountain States Rising Star in Business Litigation
  • 2011 Super Lawyers (TM) Mountain States Rising Star in Business Litigation
  • 2012 Super Lawyers (TM) Mountain States Rising Star in Business Litigation
  • 2013 Super Lawyers (TM) Mountain States Rising Star in Business Litigation
  • 2014 Super Lawyers (TM) Mountain States Rising Star in Business Litigation
  • 2015 Super Lawyers (TM) Mountain States Rising Star in Business Litigation
  • 2016 Super Lawyers (TM) Mountain States Rising Star in Business Litigation