Jul 20 2018

MICHAEL PORRAZZO

Michael Porrazzo is the Managing Attorney at William Rawlings & Associates.  Michael’s practice focuses on helping victims injured in car accidents, truck accidents, motorcycle accidents, and dog bites.  Michael handles many of the firm’s wrongful death, nursing home neglect, and elder abuse cases, and he has experience with employment matters such as wrongful termination, retaliation, and discrimination.  Michael also represents community associations, timeshare developments and private clubs in all aspects of the law, including litigation and transactional matters.

In 2007, Michael completed his undergraduate education at San Diego State University, obtaining his BA in Psychology, with a minor in Sociology.  Michael was named to the Dean’s List and was a member of the Psi Chi Psychology Honor Society.

In 2012, Michael obtained his Juris Doctor from California Western School of Law. Michael was named to the Dean’s List and tutored other students in legal research and writing. While clerking for a civil litigation firm during his second year, Michael helped secure a $550,000.00 summary judgment award for breach of contract.  In his final semester, Michael was a State Bar Certified Legal Intern and received the Faculty Award for outstanding academic achievement and commitment to the law school and his community.

Michael is admitted to practice before all courts in the States of California and Utah, as well as the United States District Court for the District of Utah.  Michael enjoys golfing, snowboarding, and spending time with his family.

Education

  • California Western School of Law, J.D.
  • San Diego State University, B.A. Psychology

Bar Admissions

  • Utah – 2018
  • California – 2013