Helen S. Oh, ​Associate

HOH@KLN-law.com

PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND

Helen Oh’s practice includes civil rights, constitutional law, employment discrimination, and criminal 

defense. Ms. Oh joined KLN as an attorney in 2019 after serving as a legal intern since 2017.

 

During law school, Ms. Oh advocated for the rights of asylum seekers and immigrant minors as a

member of the University's Civil Practice Clinic. Prior to law school, Ms. Oh was a program assistant at the National Women's Law Center advocating for the rights of women and LGBT individuals in education and employment. Before the National Women's Law Center, Helen worked as an Americorps VISTA creating a culturally competent reentry program for individuals incarcerated in Linn County, IA to connect them with community resources such as housing, job support, and financial resources prior to their release to aid in their reintegration into the community.

EDUCATION 

 

Ms. Oh obtained her Juris Doctor degree from the University of Colorado Law School. She received her Bachelor of Arts in Social Work and Sociology from the University of Iowa with a certificate in Human Rights.

AWARDS ​

  • Asian Pacific American Bar Association Minoru Yasui Scholarship

  • Outstanding Asian Pacific American Law Graduate Award

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS

  • Colorado Plaintiff Employment Lawyers Association, Officer

  • Colorado Bar Association, Member

  • Asian Pacific American Bar Association, Member

BAR ADMISSIONS

Ms. Oh is admitted to practice law in the state of Colorado and the United States District Court for the District of Colorado, as well as the United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit. 

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