Phone 208.344.6000 Email info@hawleytroxell.com
     

Susan C. Olson

Chief Operating/Chief Financial Officer
PHONE   208.344.6000
FAX   208.954.5249
EMAIL   solson@hawleytroxell.com
 

As the COO/CFO Susan provides leadership on firm finances, operations, growth, and business initiatives. She joined the firm in 2001 after spending time in the health care and finance industries.

Guided by the firm’s objectives, culture, and the ethical requirements of the legal profession, Susan is responsible for all financial and operational functions of the 75+ attorney law firm. She is in the forefront of the firm’s mergers and acquisitions strategies. It is Susan’s duty to ensure the firm meets its financial goals and objectives and has the proper operational controls and people systems in place to achieve the firm’s business objective – exceptional client service. Susan provides constant attention to the improvement of the organization to ensure financial strength and operating efficiencies of the business of law. Susan is a Certified Legal Manager.

Education

Certified Legal Manager (CLM)

Boise State University, MBA

Lewis Clark State College, B.S., Business Administration


Susan C. Olson

Chief Operating/Chief Financial Officer
PHONE   208.344.6000
FAX   208.954.5249
EMAIL   solson@hawleytroxell.com

Biography

As the COO/CFO Susan provides leadership on firm finances, operations, growth, and business initiatives. She joined the firm in 2001 after spending time in the health care and finance industries.

Guided by the firm’s objectives, culture, and the ethical requirements of the legal profession, Susan is responsible for all financial and operational functions of the 75+ attorney law firm. She is in the forefront of the firm’s mergers and acquisitions strategies. It is Susan’s duty to ensure the firm meets its financial goals and objectives and has the proper operational controls and people systems in place to achieve the firm’s business objective – exceptional client service. Susan provides constant attention to the improvement of the organization to ensure financial strength and operating efficiencies of the business of law. Susan is a Certified Legal Manager.

Education

Certified Legal Manager (CLM)

Boise State University, MBA

Lewis Clark State College, B.S., Business Administration


Memberships & Accolades

Accomplishments

Idaho Business Review, Women of the Year, 2018

Women’s & Children’s Alliance, Tribute to Women & Industry (TWIN) Award Recipient, 2003

Memberships

Hillcrest Country Club Board, Board President, (2015)

American Lung Association, Leadership Council Chair, (2015-2016)

Treasure Valley CFO Forum, President, (2015)

Association of Legal Administrators, Past President of Idaho Chapter

 


Articles & Publications

Presentations

Law Firm Financial Management for the Young Associate Attorney

Effective Leadership Techniques

Succession Planning for Law Firms

Recruiting & Selection Techniques

Best Practices Human Resource Issues

Building Your Leadership Brand