Curtis J. Drake

Curtis J. Drake: Attorney with Snell & Wilmer L.L.P. AV stamp icon
  • Of Counsel at Snell & Wilmer L.L.P. (433 Attorneys)
  • Gateway Tower West, 15 West South Temple, Suite 1200, Salt Lake City, UT 84101
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  • Peer Reviews

    4.9/5.0 (3)
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Attorney Awards

Biography

Curtis Drake's litigation practice is concentrated in healthcare, medical malpractice, personal injury, product liability and insurance.

Professional Recognition and Awards

•The Best Lawyers in America, Commercial Litigation, Health Care Law, Medical Malpractice Law - Defendants (2005-2019)
•Mountain States Super Lawyers, Business Litigation (2007-2018)
•Super Lawyers, Business Litigation - Business Edition (2011)
•Super Lawyers, Business Litigation - Corporate Counsel Edition (2008-2010)
•Utah Legal Elite: Health Care, Utah Business Magazine (2009-2011, 2013-2014)
•Best Lawyers in Utah (2006-2013)

Community Involvement

•And Justice for All, Leadership Committee (2005-2011)

Other Professional Experience

•Richards, Brandt, Miller & Nelson, Shareholder
•Hanson, Russon & Dunn, Shareholder
•Office of the Utah Attorney General, Assistant Attorney General

Related News & Events

Aug 15
139 Snell & Wilmer Lawyers Listed as Leaders in Their Fields by The Best Lawyers in America 2019 Eleven Snell & Wilmer attorneys recognized as a 2019 Lawyer of the Year

Jun 11
Mountain States Super Lawyers 2018 Recognizes 21 Utah Snell & Wilmer Attorneys

Aug 15
The Best Lawyers in America 2018 Lists 133 Snell & Wilmer Lawyers as Leaders in Their Field

Jun 12
Mountain States Super Lawyers 2017 Recognizes 21 Utah Snell & Wilmer Attorneys

Aug 15
The Best Lawyers in America 2017 Lists 125 Snell & Wilmer Lawyers As Leaders In Their Field In addition, 15 Snell & Wilmer attorneys recognized as a 2017 “Lawyer of the Year”

Jun 13
Mountain States Super Lawyers 2016 Recognizes 43 Snell & Wilmer Attorneys

Aug 17
The Best Lawyers in America 2016 Lists 128 Snell & Wilmer Lawyers as Leaders in their Field In addition, 19 Snell & Wilmer attorneys recognized as a 2016 “Lawyer of the Year”

Jun 12
Mountain States Super Lawyers 2015 Recognizes 42 Snell & Wilmer Attorneys

Aug 18
The Best Lawyers in America 2015 Lists 123 Snell & Wilmer Lawyers as Leaders in Their Field

Aug 19
The Best Lawyers in America 2014 Recognizes 119 Snell & Wilmer Attorneys as Leaders in Their Field

Aug 12
Super Lawyers 2013 Recognizes 96 Snell & Wilmer Attorneys Also Names 45 Firm Attorneys to the 2013 Rising Stars List

Feb 22
17 Snell & Wilmer Attorneys Named to 2013 Utah Legal Elite

Sep 04
The Best Lawyers in America 2013 Recognizes 114 Snell & Wilmer Attorneys as Leaders in Their Field

Jun 27
Super Lawyers 2012 Recognizes 80 Snell & Wilmer Attorneys

Sep 06
The Best Lawyers in America Recognizes 99 Snell & Wilmer Attorneys as Leaders in Their Field

Jul 29
Snell & Wilmer Congratulates its 99 Attorneys Selected for Inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America 2011

Jun 20
Super Lawyers 2011 Recognizes 74 Snell & Wilmer Attorneys Also Names 21 Firm Attorneys to the 2011 Rising Stars List

Oct 21
Ninety-Nine Snell & Wilmer Attorneys Named to Best Lawyers in America 2011

Jun 22
Sixty-Seven Snell & Wilmer Attorneys Named as Super Lawyers 2010

Aug 01
Ninety-Eight Snell & Wilmer Attorneys Listed in Best Lawyers in America 2010

Jul 10
Law & Politics Selects 75 Snell & Wilmer Attorneys as 2009 Super Lawyers

Related Publications

Jul 17
2008 Mountain States Super Lawyers

Areas of Practice (4)

  • Healthcare
  • Life Sciences and Medical Technology
  • Pharmaceuticals and Medical Devices
  • Professional Licensure

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
801.257.1805  Phone
www.swlaw.com
University Attended:
University of California at Riverside, B.A., Political Science, with honors, 1975
Law School Attended:
University of Utah College of Law, J.D., 1979
Year of First Admission:
1979
Admission:
United States District Court, District of Utah; Supreme Court of Utah; United States Court of Appeals, Tenth Circuit; Utah
Memberships:

Professional Memberships & Activities

•American Bar Association
•Salt Lake County Bar Association
•Defense Research Institute
•Utah Defense Association

Birth Information:
Delano, California, April 22, 1952
Reported Cases:
Representative Litigation: Recent Significant Cases: Medved v. Glenn , 2005 UT 77, 125 P.3d 913; Clatterbuck v. Call , 2007 UT App 76; Munson v. Chamberlain , 2007 UT 91
ISLN:
907760229

Peer Reviews

4.9/5.0 (3 reviews)
A Martindale-Hubbell Peer Rating reflects a combination of achieving a Very High General Ethical Standards rating and a Legal Ability numerical rating.
  • Legal Knowledge

    4.6/5.0
  • Analytical Capability

    5.0/5.0
  • Judgment

    4.6/5.0
  • Communication

    5.0/5.0
  • Legal Experience

    5.0/5.0

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Affiliations

Lex Mundi

Salt Lake City, Utah

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