John L. Olson

John L. Olson

Litigation Lawyer

Kealakekua, HI

AVVO

RATING

9.0

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No Misconduct

Languages

English

About Me

Johnwas born and raised on the Island of O`ahu, and moved to Kona in 1973 with his wife Jill (Roehrig) Olson. There, they raised two sons: Robert and Peter Olson, both of whom are attorneys. Mr. Olson started practicing in Kona in 1973 with local attorney Richard Ishida. In 1975, Mr. Olson joined the Office of the Public Defender in Hilo, where he became the supervising Deputy for the Big Island...

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Practice Areas

Payments & Fees

Payment Types

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Fees

Contingent (33%), Fixed (Sometimes), Pro Bono (3%)

Client Reviews

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EXCELLENT ATTORNEY WHO FOUGHT FOR ME

Posted by: a Litigation client over 1 year ago.

I highly recommend John. He helped me out beyond my expectations. He was always very upfront with me. He is not afraid to tell it like it is.
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Endorsements

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Robert Kenneth Olson
Robert Olson

Kealakekua, HI

Over 1 year ago

Relationship: Co-worker

I endorse John, very few attorneys practice in such a wide range of legal matters. He has the experience, knowledge, and skill to assist his clients...
Peter S.R. Olson
Peter Olson

Kealakekua, HI

Over 1 year ago

Relationship: Worked for lawyer

I am proud to work for John who is one of the most experienced attorneys on Hawaii Island. He has a diverse practice and the knowledge to assist his...
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Résumé

License

1973 License Status: Active for the state of Hawaii.
Last updated by Avvo: 08/24/2014
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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1978 – present

Olson & Sons, Attorneys-at-Law, A Law Corporation

Education

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1969 BA - Bachelor of Arts in Sociology

University of Hawaii, Manoa

Awards

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2012 Life Time Award for Service

West Hawaii Bar Association

Associations

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Past President

West Hawaii Bar Association


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Portfolio

Publications

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2012 Attorney's sons join him in practice

West Hawaii Today

2010 Public offers resounding 'no' to Lyman's condo

West Hawaii Today

Speaking Engagements

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2012 Island of Hawaii Circumnavigation

at Presentation

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