Michael D. Falater is an associate of the Firm, practicing primarily in the areas of insurance defense, construction law, appellate litigation, personal injury, family law, products liability, medical malpractice, and healthcare professionals advocacy.
Raised in Phoenix, Arizona, Mike graduated from Brigham Young University with a degree in Urban, Rural, and Environmental Planning and a minor in Communications. Mike earned his Juris Doctorate from the S.J. Quinney College of Law at the University of Utah in 2011. During law school, Mike was a Legal Extern for Justice Ronald Nehring of the Utah Supreme Court, a William H. Leary Scholar and a Lionel Frankel Fellow. He was also an articles editor for the Utah Law Review. Prior to joining Hutchison & Ste en, Mike worked at a litigation rm in Las Vegas, Nevada, where he defended employers, hospitals, and transportation companies. He has also defended individual insureds in simple to complex motor vehicle accidents. Mike is admitted to practice in both federal and state courts in Nevada.
In his spare time, Mike enjoys reading comic books and spending time with his wife and four daughters. He also is a volunteer scoutmaster for a local Boy Scout troop and a youth soccer coach.