Carole Okolowicz

Carole Okolowicz

Location:
San Francisco, California
Phone:
415-906-3108
415-391-7555
Fax:
415-391-4228
Email:

Carole successfully completed her first trial July 5, 2018 while with The Veen Firm, less than one month after becoming a licensed attorney. Before attending law school at the University of San Francisco, she had prepared for many trials while working as a paralegal in plaintiff-side personal injury firms for over a decade.

During law school, Carole was President of USF's Labor and Employment Law Student Association. She published an article on Title VII in the DePaul Journal of Women, Gender, and the Law. Carole interned for Justice Ann Walsh Bradley on the Wisconsin Supreme Court and the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission. She earned her undergraduate degree from the University of Wisconsin at Madison. She is from Milwaukee, Wisconsin and is a Green Bay Packers fan, a painter, and an urban cyclist.

Areas of Practice

  • Employment Discrimination Law
  • Wrongful Termination Law
  • Personal Injury/Wrongful Death

Bar Admissions

  • California, 2018

Education

  • University of San Francisco School of Law, San Francisco, California
    • J.D. - 2017
    • Law Journal: Pushback: Title VII Takes On Hobby Lobby, DePaul Journal of Women, Gender, and the Law, May 2017
  • Universtiy of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin
    • B.A. - 1998

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • ABA-Bloomberg BNA Award for Excellence in the Study of Labor and Employment Law – 2017
  • President - Labor and Employment Law Student Association
  • Board Member - Law Students for Reproductive Justice

Past Employment Positions

  • The Veen Firm, P.C., Attorney and Post-Bar Clerk, 2017-2018
  • Rouda, Feder, Tietjen & McGuinn, Paralegal, 2009-2014
  • The Veen Firm, P.C., Paralegal, 2001-2009