Denver, CO WW/Press/July 23, 2021 – Kent Olsen, Founding Partner with Olsen & Mahoney, LLP was selected for inclusion into the Top Attorneys of North America 2021-2022 edition by The Who’s Who Directories.
“I build my reputation around my expertise and desire to help people. I try to do the best for my clients with favorable outcomes.” – M. Kent Olsen
Established in 2021, Olsen & Mahoney, LLP represent clients in Denver, with satellite offices in Arvada and Parker. After being referee of the Denver Probate Court, the firm of Hanes & Olsen, PC was started in 1989. In 1995 the Office of M. Kent Olsen was opened. In 2001 Olsen and Traeger was formed. In 2010 the firm became Olsen, Traeger & Ursery. In 2017 M. Kent Olsen started The Law Offices of M. Kent Olsen. Then in 2021 it became Olsen & Mahoney.
The experienced attorneys draw on many years of combined experience as they help Colorado individuals and families navigate the many complexities involved in estate planning, administration and litigation. Whether you are interested in preparing estate planning documents, such as a will, trust or power of attorney, or you require assistance with administration or litigation issues pertaining to an estate, trust, guardianship or conservatorship, it is essential to have personalized, thorough and reliable representation to ensure that your wishes are effectuated and your interests are protected. Led by Attorney Kent Olsen, they are comfortable navigating even the most complex cases. The legal team understands that the issues addressed by their firm can be particularly stressful and confusing to work through, and they are determined to educate and assist their clients so that they can make decisions that will result in the best outcome possible.
M. Kent Olsen the founding partner of the Law Offices of M. Kent Olsen, has been practicing law in the State of Colorado, the US. District Court District of Colorado since 1975 and U.S. Tax Court in 1982. He specializes in estate planning, estate and trust administration, estate and trust litigation, guardianships and conservatorships, advanced medical directives, individuals with disabilities, and elder law. Mr. Olsen is dedicated and eager to assist you and your family with any and all estate and trust matters with the goal of providing you with a comprehensive solution to your situation.
Mr. Olsen received his J.D. from the University of Denver College of Law in 1975 and B.S. in History from Colorado State University, 1970. He is a member of the Colorado, Denver and American Bar Associations, as well as the Denver Estate Planning Council.
As a long-term member of the Trust and Estate Section of the Colorado Bar Association, Mr. Olsen previously served as Chair of the Section, Chair of the Rules and Forms Committee, Column Editor for The Colorado Lawyer – Estate and Trust Forum, and Co-Chair of the Protective Proceedings Act Subcommittee; at this time, Mr. Olsen continues as a member of the Statutory Revisions Committee. Mr. Olsen was an appointed member of the Governor’s Commission on Life and the Law. In addition to being a former instructor for paralegals and a member of the advisory board of Denver Career College.
Mr. Olsen is a frequent author and lecturer on probate, estate litigation, disabilities planning, health care treatment, protective proceedings, legal ethics, and issues on aging. Mr. Olsen is on the Board of Directors of the Colorado Fund for People with Disabilities, Inc., a pooled Medicaid trust; a Board of Directors of Advocacy Denver, an advocacy organization for people with developmental and intellectual disabilities; and a Board member of Arc of Colorado.
Mr. Olsen’s name appears in Who’s Who in America, Who’s Who in the World, and Martindale-Hubbell’s Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers. Additionally, Mr. Olsen has been named as a Colorado Super Lawyer since 2006.