Henry Solano

Henry Solano, Southern Poverty Law Center

Henry Solano, who served as Solicitor of Labor in the Clinton administration, is a partner in the law firm Wilson Elser’s Denver office. He began his career as a poverty law attorney with Colorado Rural Legal Services. He later served as an assistant Colorado attorney general and as the U.S. attorney in Denver.

He has served on the board and as the interim president and general counsel of the Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund. Between 2001 and 2012, he was a partner at Dewey & LeBoeuf. He has served on the boards of numerous Colorado-based organizations, including the Mile High United Way and Colorado Public Television.