Akshay Pradhan, Esq. is a Colorado attorney. Mr. Pradhan is licensed to practice before all Colorado county and district courts, the Colorado Court of Appeals, and the Colorado Supreme Court. He is a member of the Colorado Bar Association and South Asian Bar Association. Mr. Pradhan advises business organizations, both for-profit and non-profit, on governance, compliance, reorganizations, and tax matters. Mr. Pradhan is also an accomplished mediator and advises on family law and estate planning matters.
Prior to joining Hampton & Pigott LLP, Mr. Pradhan worked for various law firms, global consulting firms, and for a Fortune 500 corporation. Mr. Pradhan is a member of the board of directors of two non-profits: Kids First Health Care (www.kidsfirsthealthcare.org) created to meet the needs of children who could not otherwise afford healthcare; and ICON Charities (www.iconcharities.org) assisting with the costs of education, basic shelter, and other human needs arising from unexpected natural calamities in India. Mr. Pradhan also serves as the Chief Operating Officer and General Counsel for Join the Journey (www.jtjourney.org), a non-profit organization bent on empowering the world’s poorest to break the cycle of poverty through small loans and Godly mentorship in areas such as education, entrepreneurship, and finance.
Mr. Pradhan earned his law degree and Master of Laws in Taxation from the Sturm College of Law at the University of Denver. Mr. Pradhan received a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Wisconsin-Madison in Business Administration and Consumer Science. Mr. Pradhan holds a certificate in Child Protection through Harvard University’s HarvardX Program.
In addition to his robust legal practice and charity work, Mr. Pradhan is actively working to combat school shootings. He is the co-developer of Brella (www.brellasafety.org), an app that allows users to add and view information about an active shooter's location. Users with the app can instantly notify others, and first responders can use the app to quickly locate a shooter. (https://www.westword.com/news/brella-app-designed-to-save-lives-during-school-shooting-11433819)
Mr. Pradhan is an exceptional motivational and spiritual speaker. He is married with three children and loves attending his daughter’s dance competitions and sons’ soccer games. He enjoys reading, DIY projects, studying spirituality, and volunteering.