Johnwas born and raised on the Island of O`ahu, and moved to Kona in 1973 with his... more
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 Islan... view profile
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