Drake University, B.A., 1995
Sean Olson is a trial lawyer and founding member of the Olson Law Firm serving clients in in the law enforcement and business communities in Colorado and Wyoming. Professor Olson received his J.D. from the University of Denver Sturm College of Law where he graduated in the top 1 percent of his class, and where, since 2010, has served as an adjunct professor teaching trial advocacy. He graduated from Drake University in 1995 with a Bachelor of Arts in Journalism and Mass Communication. Super Lawyers named Olson a Rising Star for the last three years. Professor Olson is a resident of Denver where he lives with his wife, two young children, and their dog, Maisy. Prior to becoming an attorney, he was an Emmy award-winning photojournalist. His passion for that job took him around the globe telling other’s stories – a skill he now teaches his students to use in the courtroom.