Zupkus & Angell Adds One

by Tony Flesor


Zupkus & Angell, a law firm specializing in insurance defense, construction defect litigation, bad faith, coverage analysis and employment law is pleased to welcome Erica Olson Payne to their team.

Erica’s practice focuses on commercial and civil litigation. She has experience litigating a variety of issues, including premises liability, construction defect, insurance defense, appeals, product liability, personal injury and water rights. Prior to joining Zupkus & Angell, Erica worked in both private practice and as in-house counsel for a nonprofit organization.

For two years following law school, Erica lived overseas and managed a consultancy practice specializing in nonprofit issues. She worked with organizations in Australia, Singapore, Brunei and the U.S. on risk management, 501(c)(3) certification, communications and networking strategies, grant writing, board member recruitment and capacity-building.

Erica earned a bachelor’s degree  from Boston University and earned her law degree from the University of Colorado-Boulder School of Law.