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Nathan Richard Olansen

Nathan Richard Olansen

Practice areas:

Probate, Estate Planning, Tax, Litigation, Elder Law

Practice Areas

Licensed since 2000

  1. Probate: 30%
    15 years
  2. Tax: 25%
    15 years
  3. Estate Planning: 25%
    15 years
  4. Litigation: 15%
  5. Elder Law: 5%
    15 years



Fixed (Sometimes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

1 total 

  • Hugo Raul Valverde

    Whenever one of our clients has a complicated tax or estate matter, we always go to Nate Olansen.


    Hugo Valverde Immigration Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Rack & Olansen, P.C.

249 Central Park Ave.
Suite 220
Virginia Beach, VA, 23462



VAAuthorized to practice law200003/11/2014

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Rising StarVirginia Super Lawyers2014
Rising StarVirginia Super Lawyers2013
Rising StarVirginia Super Lawyers2012
Super CPAVirginia Business Magazine2012

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
ShareholderRack & Olansen, P.C.2006 - Present
Tax AccountantWitt Mares2002 - 2006


Association NamePosition NameDuration
Virginia State Bar, Trusts and Estates SectionChair2013 - Present
Hampton Roads Tax ForumPresident2011 - Present
Hampton Roads Estate Planning CouncilMember2006 - Present
Hampton Roads Tax ForumMember2006 - Present
Virginia State Bar, Trusts and Estates SectionMember2002 - Present


Publication NameTitleDate
Small Business Insight MagazineTax Legislation Update2010
The Quarterly CounselorTax Efficient Transfers of Qualified Accounts2008
Trusts and Estates Law Section Newsletter (Virginia Bar)Protecting the IRA from the Claims of Beneficiary Creditors2008
General Practice PlusThe Ten Most Common and Costly Mistakes Made in No-Fault Divorce Proceedings2000


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Boston University School of LawTaxationLL.M - Master of Laws2002
Regent University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2000
Old Dominion UniversityPsychologyBS - Bachelor of Science1995

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
VACLE Annual Trusts and Estates SeminarEstate Tax Portability Planning2013
Trusts 101Trusts Used for Tax Reduction2013
National Telephone ConferenceEstate Planning Basics2013
VACLE Annual Trusts & Estates SeminarFiduciary Income Taxation2012
Tax Exempt Organizations From Start to FinishUnrelated Business Taxable Income2012
National Telephone ConferenceEstate Planning for the Blended Family2012
National Telephone ConferenceEstate Planning Basics2011
Drafting Effective Wills and TrustsBasic Tax Considerations - What You Need to Know in Order to Choose the Appropriate Plan2011
Building, Preserving, & Realizing Value in Your Privately Held BusinessIntegrating Estate Planning With Business Succession Planning2011
Trusts 101Trusts Used for Tax Reduction2010
Tidewater Builders Association Quarterly MeetingSpring 2009 Tax Update2009
Probate: Beyond the BasicsOvercoming the Most Troubling Valuation Problems of an Estate2009
Tax Traps for the Divorce AttorneyTax Traps for the Divorce Attorney2004