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Kristen Van Orman has been selected to be one of the State Chairs for Utah for the Council on Litigation Management.

October 3, 2011

Council on Litigation Management announces its 2011-2012 State Chairs

October 3, 2011

New York, NY – (PR.COM) – 8/30/11 –The State Chair is a leadership role within the Council on Litigation Management (CLM) whose purpose is to assist in the development and growth of the Council, and foster communications locally. State Chairs also establish and monitor CLM Strategic Affiliations for state and local organizations/associations.  The Council on Litigation Management (CLM) announces its State Chairs for 2011-2012.

Kristen Van Orman has been selected to be one of the State Chairs for Utah. 

Practice Areas

  • Employment
  • Government Liability
  • Transportation

 Kristin has been practicing law for over 16 years. She has successfully tried and arbitrated hundreds of cases in both state and federal courts. Her practice focuses on labor and employment law, government liability and transportation. She has dealt with a variety of government liability cases including civil rights/section 1983 claims, land use, eminent domain, labor and employment issues, general negligence and personal injury actions and general municipal law matters. She has dealt with a variety of transportation cases including auto, personal injury, brain injury, wrongful death and premises liability.


Utah State Bar, 1995

U.S. District Court, District of Utah,1995

U.S. Court of Appeals, Tenth Circuit, 1995


Brigham Young University, J.D., 1995, Cum Laude

Editor in Chief, Brigham Young University Journal of Law and Education, 1994-1995

Brigham Young University, B.S., Psychology, 1992


  • Spanish

Professional Memberships

Council on Litigation Management, Utah State Chair

David Watkiss Inn of Court

Defense Research Institute

Utah Defense Lawyers Association

USLAW Network, Employment and Retail Practice Groups

Community Involvement

Volunteers as a Justice Court Judge

 About the Council on Litigation Management

The Council is a nonpartisan alliance of thousands of insurance companies, corporations, general counsel, risk managers, claims adjusters and attorneys.  Through education and collaboration, its goals are to create a common interest in the representation by firms of companies, and to promote and further the highest standards of litigation management in pursuit of client defense.  To learn more about the Council, please visit

Contact:  Adam Potter, Executive Director

Council on Litigation Management