A. J. Sano




P: 801.532.7080

F: 801.596.1508

With over two decades of experience, A.J. is a trial and appellate lawyer who handles a variety of complex litigation matters, including insurance coverage and bad faith, product liability, dramshop, personal injury and wrongful death. His work in insurance coverage includes commercial and personal lines coverage, professional liability coverage, special investigations, and declaratory judgment actions.


Professional Associations & Memberships

Federal Bar Association
Davis County Bar Association
Utah Defense Lawyers Association
American Bar Association
J. Reuben Clark Law Society


Community Involvement

Davis County Sheriff’s Search & Rescue


Representative Cases

Friend v. American National, 2016 U.S. Dist. Lexis 99018 (D. Utah 2016)
American National Prop. & Cas. v. McNeely, 2016 WL 6783208
American National Prop. & Cas. v. Checketts, 528 Fed. Appx. 851 (10th Cir. 2013)
Penunuri v. Sundance Partners, Ltd., 423 P.3d 1150 (Utah 2017)
Penunuri v. Sundance Partners, Ltd., 301 P.3d 984 (Utah 2013)
Krehbiel v. Travelers Insurance Company, 2010 U.S. App. Lexis 13620 (10th Cir. 2010)
Zurich American Ins. Co. v. Mitchell, 2010 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 6747 (D. Utah 2010)
Custom Rustic v. Travelers Indemnity of Conn., 2009 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 107273 (D. Utah 2009)
Chimera Investment Co. v. State Farm Fire & Cas. Co., 268 Fed. Appx. 793 (10th Cir. 2008)
Afridi v. State Farm Mut. Auto. Ins. Co., 122 P.3d 596 (Utah 2005)
Big Sky Finance Co. v. Lawyers Title Ins. Corp., 2006 UT App 337

Salt Lake Office



  • Insurance Coverage and Bad Faith Litigation

  • Products Liability

  • Transportation