Brad Dixon is a trial attorney with the Givens Pursley LLP litigation group. Brad brings a broad range of trial and litigation experience representing clients in disputes involving complex commercial litigation, secured transactions, real estate, foreclosure, employment, insurance coverage, products liability,  and bankruptcy trial practice.

Prior to joining Givens Pursley, Brad was a partner with Stoel Rives, LLP.

Recognition

  • Named one of Idaho's Leaders in Law by Idaho Business Review, 2015
  • Selected as one of "America's Leading Lawyers for Business" (Idaho) by Chambers USA (currently: Litigation: General Commercial), 2013-2014
  • Mountain States Super Lawyers®, (Civil Litigation Defense) 2017
  • Admitted to the International Association of Defense Counsel, 2008
  • Member, National Institute for Trial Advocacy, 2004
  • Member, Idaho Association of Defense Counsel, 2003-present
  • Member, Idaho State Bar, Labor and Employment Section, 2002-present, Young Lawyers Section, 2000-2008
  • Member, Order of Barristers, 2000



Education

  • Willamette University College of Law, J.D., 2000
  • Boise State University, B.S., 1997

Admissions

  • Idaho
  • Utah
  • Idaho Supreme Court
  • U.S. District Court for the District of Idaho
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit

Memberships & Affiliations

  • Board Member, Gridiron Dreams Foundation, 2011-present
  • Board Member, Prolific, Inc. 2014-present
  • State Advocacy Chair, American Heart Association, Idaho Division, 2011-present
  • Chairman of the Board, American Heart Association, Idaho Division, 2011-2014
  • Board Member, Learning Lab, 2011
  • American Heart Association, 2010 (successfully drafted and lobbied automatic external defibrillator liability limitation legislation)
  • American Heart Association, Volunteer of the Year, 2009
  • Member, Strategic Planning Board, American Heart Association, 2005-2009
  • Chair, Strategic Planning Committee, American Heart Association, 2007-2008
  • Board Member, Pacific Mountain Affiliate, American Heart Association, 2007-2008
  • Member, Boise Metro Chamber of Commerce, State and Local Government Committee, 2005-2009, Leadership Boise, 2003-2005
  • Volunteer and registered lobbyist, 2002-2015
  • Successfully prosecuted a security recovery lawsuit involving a multi-million dollar bond issuance. Successfully defended over limit transport clearances against a challenge by environmental special interest groups
  • Successfully defended a jury trial involving claims of insurance coverage and bad-faith
  • Successfully defended a jury trial involving claims of products liability, insurance coverage, bad faith and food safety
  • Successfully defended a AAA arbitration involving claims of trade secret misappropriation, wage claims, breach of fiduciary duties and noncompetition agreement violations
  • Successfully defended a private arbitration for a national health club corporation involving allegations of sexual orientation discrimination and wrongful termination
  • Successfully prosecuted a construction defect jury trial involving substantial water intrusion
  • Successfully prosecuted a cost recovery claim for an international mining company in a four-day bankruptcy court trial
  • Obtained a favorable settlement for a multinational insulation manufacturer involving claims of products liability and punitive damages
  • Represented a national agricultural lender in a multimillion-dollar agricultural foreclosure lawsuit involving property in four state counties
  • Successfully defended a bad faith insurance claim against an international rental car company. Successfully defended a class action lawsuit against an international rental car company
  • "NCAA Dodges Judicial Bullet in Federal Case Challenging Amateurism Rules" October, 2015
  • "Being Proactive: What Can You Do Now to Avoid the Pitfalls and Dangers of Internal and External Corporate Fraud?" Zions Bank Fighting Fraud Conference, Boise, Idaho, June 2015
  • "Assumption of Duties through the Sale and Marketing of Products," International Association of Defense Counsel, Products Liability Newsletter, May 2010
  • "Contributing author, "Guide to Receivership & Foreclosure," Idaho Section TRIGILD, 2008-2010
  • "What You Need to Know Before OSHA Comes Knowing on Your Door," Breakfast Plus Seminar, Boise, Oct. 2009
  • Contributing author, "Product Liability Cases and teh Duty to Warn, a 50 State Compendium," DRI. 2008
  • "Religious Expression on the Clock: Workplace Rights," Idaho Business & Law, Summer 2008
  • "Idaho Non-competition Covenants," Idaho Business Review 2008
  • "Spring Cleaning" Getting Your Employment House in Order," Breakfast Plus Seminar, Boise, May 2007
  • "Tough Choices and Supertrends & Employment Law News You Can Use," Breakfast Plus Seminar, Boise, Oct. 2006