Category Archives: Business litigation

Scott Brooksby moderates American Bar Association panel on the impact of Covid on litigation at the National Institute on Aviation Litigation

On June 9, 2022, Scott Brooksby served as the moderator for a distinguished panel of diverse aviation professionals who discussed the impact of Covid-19 on aviation, and the economic, social, operational, and litigation fallout.   The 90 minute panel-discussion that Scott moderated was a segment of the American Bar Association International Aviation Litigation Institute held in Chicago.  Scott was also the lead author of the supporting paper for the panel.

Key issues discussed are aircrew and passenger class actions against airlines; impact of aircraft manufacturing; airport operations; numerous complex insurance issues; and providing aviation sector clients with Covid-19-related legal advice to challenge the changing local, state, national and international regulations.

for the fourth year in a row, olson brooksby is included in u.s. news and world report’s list of best law firms

Since 2019, Olson Brooksby has been included in U.S. News and World Report’s list of “Best Law Firms.”

In 2022, Olson Brooksby has the distinction of being selected by U.S. News for two separate practice areas in the Portland, Oregon regional law firm rankings: Commercial Litigation and Product Liability Litigation–Defendants.

For the second year in a row, Scott Brooksby has been selected by his peers for inclusion in Best Lawyers® and The Best Lawyers in America© in two separate practice areas: Commercial Litigation and Product Liability Litigation–Defendants.

Scott Brooksby has been recognized by Best Lawyers and The Best Lawyers in America since 2018 for his work in Product Liability Litigation–Defendants. Since 2021, Scott has been recognized for his work in two categories: 1) Product Liability Litigation–Defendants and 2) Commercial Litigation.

Kristin Olson has been selected by her peers for inclusion in Best Lawyers and The Best Lawyers in America since 2019 for her work in Commercial Litigation. This year, Kristin is recognized for her work in two categories: 1) Commercial Litigation and 2) Litigation–Insurance.

2021 was the first year that the litigation firm was recognized for its work in two separate practice area categories: Commercial Litigation and Product Liability Litigation–Defendants. Olson Brooksby is recognized as a Best Law Firm in those two categories again in 2022.

Law firms that are included in the 2022 “Best Law Firms” list are recognized for professional excellence with persistently impressive ratings from clients and peers. Receiving a tier designation reflects the high level of respect a firm has earned among other leading lawyers and clients in the same communities and the same practice areas for their abilities, their professionalism and their integrity.