LAURA PEARSON LAW, PLLC

Freelance Attorney

LAURA I. PEARSON, ESQ.

I am a Colorado licensed attorney and have worked as a civil litigator at private firms in both Grand Junction and Denver, as a criminal prosecutor in Mesa County, and for the United States Department of Labor, Office of the Solicitor. I have extensive experience drafting all types of pre-trial motions, written discovery, and both pre- and post-trial briefs.

EXPERIENCE



Associate Attorney, Hall & Evans, LLC Oct. 2017 – Sept. 2019

  • Focus on civil litigation, particularly in the areas of government and public entity, employment, regulatory, construction def​ect, and commercial litigation.
Trial Attorney, U.S. Department of Labor, Office of the Solicitor, Sept. 2013 – Sept. 2017
  • Focus on civil litigation in administrative setting in the area of workplace safety, particularly representing the Mine Safety and Health Administration.

Deputy District Attorney, Twenty-first Judicial District Attorney’s Office, May 2011 – March 2013

  • Prosecuted misdemeanor violations as well as assisting with prosecution of juvenile and felony violations. 

Associate Attorney, Hoskin Farina & Kampf, P.C., Aug. 2008 – May 2011

  • Represented clients in both transactional and civil litigation matters

EDUCATION

University of Denver Sturm College of Law, Juris Doctor, May 2008


American University, School of International Service, Bachelor of Arts in International Studies focusing on Economic Development in Africa, May 2003

MEMBERSHIPS

  • Colorado Bar Association
  • Colorado Women's Bar Association
  • Denver MAMAs
  • Women in Mining, Denver Chapter