Christian M. Silva

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Christian Silva

Christian M. Silva

Email: csilva@fabianvancott.com

Direct Line : 801.323.2258

Fax : 801.596.2814

215 South State Street Suite 1200
Salt Lake City, Utah 84111

Biography

Christian Silva is an associate at Fabian VanCott whose practice involves all aspects of commercial litigation, with a particular emphasis on employment and insurance law. He understands the complex labyrinth of employment laws and regulations and how they can significantly impact employers, both small and large. He is licensed to practice law in Utah.

Christian has experience working on a wide range of commercial litigation matters involving complex issues such as trade secrets and confidential information, Title VII of the Civil Rights Act, the Fair Labor Standards Act, ERISA, corporate executive fiduciary duties, and others.

Christian also has experience assisting and advising clients with a wide swath of employment-related issues, including drafting employee handbooks, complying with COVID-19 regulations, preparing employment contracts, and protecting employers from litigation liability.

Christian graduated with High Honors from the SJ Quinney College of Law at the University of Utah, where he also received his bachelor’s degree in Political Science. During his time at “the U,” Christian served as an intern for the Utah State Legislature, a member of the ASUU Government Relations Board, a Research Fellow for Professor Clifford Rosky and others, and competed in the 2020 HNBA Moot Court Competition, where his team placed 3rd. Christian also served as the Vice-President and Database Administrator for the Utah Youth Court Association prior to law school.

Christian is an avid car enthusiast, NBA fan, and is a native Spanish speaker.

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Education

Juris Doctorate, SJ Quinney College of Law at the University of Utah
Bachelor’s degree in Political Science, University of Utah