Lewis Roca Partner Honored with PHX East Valley Partnership’s Legacy Award
PHOENIX (December 13, 2022) – Lewis Roca announces Kevin Olson, a Partner, has been selected as one of the recipients of PHX East Valley Partnership’s Legacy Awards 2022. This award honors outstanding leaders and organizations for their tireless work and tremendous contributions to the east valley region of Phoenix.
Olson, a member of the firm’s Business Transactions Group, focuses his practice on general corporate advice, mergers and acquisitions, securities and corporate finance, and other commercial transactions, with a particular emphasis on mergers and acquisitions and equity finance. For over three decades, he has guided leading organizations in Arizona and across the U.S. through every phase of business, from corporate formation and capitalization to operations and distribution.
Olson also serves as outside general counsel for numerous companies advising clients about day-to-day operations, including issues relating to product distribution, supplier contracts, customer contracts, and executive employment arrangements. He also has assisted clients in connection with their initial organization, advising them about choice of entity, initial capitalization, and other organizational matters.
In addition to his acknowledgement from PHX East Valley Partnership, Olson is continually recognized for his leadership and experience in business and corporate law, and mergers and acquisitions. He has held various leadership positions with the State Bar of Arizona, Greater Phoenix Leadership, East Valley Partnership, and both the Phoenix and Tempe Chambers of Commerce. Olson has received many accolades, including The Best Lawyers in America in the area of corporate law for the past two years, and as one of Arizona’s “Top Lawyers” by AZ Business Magazine and Ranking Arizona for mergers and acquisitions and as a Southwest Super Lawyer for business, corporate law.
Olson received his J.D. from Yale Law School, and his bachelor’s degree, summa cum laude, from Arizona State University.
About Lewis Roca
Lewis Roca is an Am Law 200 law firm serving clients globally in complex litigation, intellectual property, business transactions, gaming, government relations, labor and employment, and regulatory counseling. Its offices are located in Albuquerque, Colorado Springs, Denver, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, Phoenix, Reno, Silicon Valley, and Tucson. To learn more about the firm, please visit us at our website at www.lewisroca.com.