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Kristin Olson Accepted Into International Association of Defense Counsel


Kristin Olson has been accepted into the International Association of Defense Counsel (IADC). IADC is an invitation-only organization for peer-reviewed civil defense attorneys who have been in good standing with the Bar for at least eight years and who have high professional credentials.

Nominees must be sponsored by two current IADC members and pass a rigorous application and peer-review process  After that, the Membership Committee may make a nomination and then the nominees must be approved by the IADC’s Board of Directors.

Although it is an international organization, IADC only has approximately 2,500 members.

IADC has been serving a distinguished membership of corporate defense attorneys for more than 90 years  In a corporate environment that with each passing day becomes less local and more international, the IADC is able to provide an international perspective benefiting corporate defense attorneys and their clients.

Kristin Olson is a shareholder with Olson Brooksby.  She is an experienced trial attorney who practices personal injury, professional malpractice, and business and commercial litigation.  Kristin defends lawsuits on behalf of individuals and companies.  She is admitted to practice in Oregon and Washington.

Kristin has experience with:

–  A wide variety of personal injury matters, including catastrophic injury, wrongful death, trucking accidents, product liability, elder abuse, sex abuse, and nursing home negligence.

– Professional liability cases, including medical malpractice and home inspector negligence.

– Business and commercial litigation, including breach of contract, defamation, timber trespass, noncompete agreements, trade secrets, intellectual property, and fraud cases.