Lauren A. Shurman

Lauren A. Shurman

Mayer Brown

Recognized since 2022

Salt Lake City, Utah

Practice Areas

Commercial Litigation

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Lauren Shurman is a partner in the Salt Lake City Litigation group and focuses her practice on general commercial and employment litigation. Lauren helps businesses navigate a variety of disputes and compliance issues. She has handled litigation and arbitration matters involving substantive issues ranging from shareholder disputes to claims for breach of contract, tortious interference, defamation, fraud, negligence, antitrust, legal malpractice, and negligent supervision, among others. Lauren represents clients across a variety of industries. She is a member of the firm’s education initiative and regularly advises educational institutions on education law matters.

Lauren regularly represents employers in matters relating to employment discrimination, harassment, wrongful termination, the Family Medical Leave Act, privacy issues, and non-compete agreements and trade secret law. She also advises clients on personnel policies and has assisted employers in developing employee handbooks, non-compete agreements, non-solicitation agreements, and nondisclosure agreements.


  • The Clift Building, Suite 700
    10 West Broadway
    Salt Lake City, UT 84101


  • Duke University , J.D., graduated 2006


  • Member, Women Lawyers of Utah - Board Member
  • National Conference of Women’s Bar Associations - Board Member
  • Utah Judicial Council’s Standing Committee on Model Utah Civil Jury Instructions - Member
  • Utah State Bar (Litigation, Labor & Employment, Appellate, and Education Sections) - Member
  • Utah Supreme Court Professionalism & Civility Counseling Board - Member

Mayer Brown
Los Angeles, California

149 The Best Lawyers in America® awards

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Recognized in The Best Lawyers in America® 2022 for work in:

  • Commercial Litigation

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