Jon Olafson Appointed to Colorado Bar Association Executive Council
Denver, Colo. (July 8, 2020) - Denver Partner Jon J. Olafson was recently appointed to the Colorado Bar Association’s (CBA) Executive Council. In this role, Mr. Olafson will be part of a diverse team that guides the CBA in its mission of advancing members’ practices, supporting the justice system, and enriching Colorado communities. The CBA serves as a leader in providing its members throughout the State of Colorado with various tools to be successful and a community in which to build lasting relationships.
“I look forward to serving my profession in this capacity and giving back to my community in a meaningful manner,” Mr. Olafson said. “In addition, the relationships formed by being involved in the CBA are so valuable and are lasting.”
Mr. Olafson has been involved with the CBA for many years. He was previously the co-chair of the CBA’s Labor and Employment Section and currently serves as the section’s representative to the CBA Board of Governors. Mr. Olafson also serves on Team 4 of the CBA’s diversity, equity, and inclusion efforts.
Mr. Olafson is a member of Lewis Brisbois’ Labor & Employment Practice. He has extensive experience advising clients on trade secret and corporate espionage matters, complex commercial disputes, wage and hour issues and class/collective actions, FAA regulatory matters, and C-suite transitions. He is also the founder and co-editor of the firm's labor & employment law blog, The Grindstone.
Please join us in congratulating Mr. Olafson on this exciting appointment.