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James Timothy Olsen

James Timothy Olsen

Practice areas:

Entertainment, Contracts & Agreements, Business, Estate Planning

About Me

Adaptability - Command - Connectedness - Empathy - Woo


Languages Spoken: Italian

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2011

  1. Entertainment: 35%
    3 years
  2. Contracts & Agreements: 30%
    4 years
  3. Business: 20%
    4 years
  4. Estate Planning: 15%
    3 years



Hourly ($200/hour), Fixed (Always), Retainer (Always), Free Consultation (45 minutes), Pro Bono (10%)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

7 total 

  • Dylan Knoll

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  • Colin Leicht

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    Relationship: Friend

Contact Info

1302 2nd Street NE
Suite 216
Minneapolis, MN, 55413



MNAuthorized to practice201106/29/2015

Professional Misconduct

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

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Dean's Award - Legal WritingUniversity of St. Thomas2007
Dean's AwardUniversity of Washington2004
Dean's AwardUniversity of Washington2003
Dean's AwardUniversity of Washington2002

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
Managing PartnerMorbey & Olsen, PLLP2012 - Present
In-House Legal Counsel & HR ConsultantVIR Solutions, Inc.2010 - 2012
Team Leader & Termination TechnicianSiemens Magnet Technology, Ltd. (UK)2005 - 2007


Association NamePosition NameDuration
Ordway Circle of StarsBoard Member2014 - Present
Hennepin County Bar AssociationMember2013 - Present
MN Film & TVCommittee Member2013 - Present
Minority Liberty AllianceBoard Member2012 - Present
Minnesota State Bar AssociationMember2011 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember2011 - 2014
Ramsey County Bar AssociationMember2007 - 2014
Pi Kappa Phi Fraternity Alumni AssociationMember2004 - Present
University of Washington Alumni AssociationLifetime Member2004 - Present

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
Oceandrum, LLC d/b/a Zydeco Design vs Scott Thompson, One Song Movie, LLCSettled

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School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of St. Thomas School of Law - MinneapolisLawJD - Juris Doctor2010
University of WashingtonComparative Literature: Film as LiteratureBA - Bachelor of Arts2004

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Graphics Design Class PresentationChoosing your entity as an artist2013