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Robert brings with him to the firm his experience from three different circuits.  By joining his brother, Peter, Robert also becomes one of the handful of attorneys who practice on the West side of the island who were born in the area.

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Practice areas

Licensed

  1. Litigation: 33%
  2. Business: 17%
  3. Estate Planning: 17%
  4. Personal Injury: 17%
  5. Family: 16%

Payment

Fees:

Contingent (33%), Fixed (sometimes), Retainer (sometimes), Pro bono (3%)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

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  • John L. Olson

    I endorse Robert, he is even keeled and has immense talent in resolving not only legal issues but bigger picture issues which cast a shadow on the case.

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    John Olson Litigation Attorney
    Relationship: Co-worker

  • Peter S.R. Olson

    I am proud to work with Robert who has a wide breadth of experience in litigation, he has an even keeled temperament which enables him to resolve matters for his clients. At the same time he is not affraid to litigate a matter to protect his clients' interests.

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    Peter Olson Litigation Attorney
    Relationship: Co-worker

Contact info

Olson & Sons

79-7516 Hawai'i Belt Road
Kealakekua, HI, 96750

Olson & Sons

65-1291 Kawaihae Road
Room 102a
Kamuela, HI, 96743

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
HIActive200307/13/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
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Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Self-Help Recognition AwardsState of Hawaii Judiciary2015
Best Media AppearanceOffice of Public Defender2009
All American Cross CountryNCAA1997
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AttorneyOlson & Sons, Attorneys-at-Law, A Law Corporation2011 - Present
AttorneyOffice of the Public Defender State of Hawaii2005 - 2011
Law ClerkState Of Hawaii Judiciary2004 - 2005
Legal AssitantJohn L. Olson, Attorney-at-Law, A Law Corporation1995 - 2003
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
West Hawaii Bar AssociationMember2011 - Present
Hawaii State Bar AssociationMember2003 - Present
Hawaii State Bar Association/Bench Bar ConferenceAttendee2015 - 2015
Kawaihae Canoe ClubCoach2014 - 2014
Keauhou Canoe ClubCoach2011 - 2013
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
State v. Bayly, 118 Hawai`i 1 (2008)Conviction Reversed
State v. Bonds, 123 Hawai`i 133 (2010)Conviction Reversed
State v. Eddington, 123 Hawai`i 292 (2010)Conviction Reversed
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Publications
Publication nameTitleDate
Hawaii 247Self Help Recognition Awards2015
West Hawaii TodayAttorney's sons join him in practice2012
Maui NewsAngry driver found guilty of assault on bike tour guide2006
Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Western New England College School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2002
Brandeis UniversityPsychologyBA - Bachelor of Arts1999