Olga graduated from Central Washington University in 2004 with a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and Law and Justice with specialization in Paralegal Studies. She went on to study at Thomas Jefferson School of Law in San Diego, California, where she earned her Juris Doctor in 2009.
Olga has worked in law since 2004. She started at a personal injury firm in Renton, Washington as a Discovery Paralegal and quickly became well versed in litigation, as well as in the court system. She also worked as a Law Clerk while attending Law School in San Diego, California. In her free time she tutored and taught the Russian language to students, as well as mentored and translated at the local elementary school.
In June 2010, Olga joined the Law Offices of Steven D. Weier where she handled personal injury cases and gained experience in handling traffic infractions. In May 2012, she successfully passed the bar exam and was promoted to Associate Attorney. While working at the Law Office of Steven D. Weier she focused on litigation and became an experienced trial attorney. In the Fall of 2016, Olga transitioned to the Law Office of Sam Elder where in she took on the role of an Associate Attorney.
Olga is a member of the WSBA, AAJ as well as the Washington State Association for Justice. She speaks Russian, has a working knowledge of Ukrainian and has been a guest speaker on 1150AM Kind Radio’s segment “As a Matter of Fact”.
Languages spoken: Russian, English, Ukrainian
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|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|AV Preeminent Rated||Martindale-Hubbell||2016|
|Best of Tukwila 2015||Tukwila Reporter||2015|
|AV Preeminent Rated||Martindale-Hubbell||2015|
|Pro Bono Publico Service Commendation||Washington State Bar Association||2015|
|Pro-Bono Service Commendation||WSBA||2014|
|Pro-Bono Service Commendation||Washington State Bar Association||2013|
|Trial Attorney||The Law offices of Steven D. Weier, Inc. PS||2012 - 2016|
|Associate||Law Offices Of Steven D. Weier, Inc., PS||2012 - 2016|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|United States District Court for the Western District of Washington||Admitted||2015 - Present|
|American Association for Justice||Member||2014 - Present|
|Washington State Association for Justice||Member||2012 - Present|
|Washington State Bar Association||Member||2012 - Present|
|Washington State Association for Justice, Women of WSAJ (WOW) Section||Member||2012 - Present|
|American Bar Association||Member||2007 - 2014|
|Multiple collisions and overlapping treatment||Settlement for policy limits|
|T-bone collision||Full acceptance of liability and settlement.|
|See all legal cases|
|Client Brochure||Litigation Expectations and Guidelines||2015|
|Firm Website||What you need to know if you are involved in a massive pile-up||2014|
|Russian-language brochure||"What to do in case of a collision?"||2011|
|Thomas Jefferson School of Law||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||2009|
|Central Washington University||Political Science||BA - Bachelor of Arts||2004|
|Washington State Chiropractic Association||Preparing for Testimony||2016|
|Getting started series||First trial, now what?||2015|
|As a matter of fact...||Truth vs fiction: car accidents||2013|