James F. Olds

James F. Olds: Attorney with Stuart & Branigin LLP
  • Partner at Stuart & Branigin LLP (27 Attorneys)
  • The Life Building, 300 Main Street, Suite 900, P.O. Box 1010, Lafayette, IN 47902-1010
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Jim Olds is a partner with Stuart & Branigin LLP. Jim is an experienced trial lawyer and strongly believes in the power of juries to hold corporations and insurance companies responsible for their needlessly harmful choices.

Jim was born and raised in Lafayette and graduated from Jefferson High School in 2000. He attended the University of Cincinnati and graduated summa cum laude with a degree in Finance and Real Estate in 2005. At UC, Jim played baseball for the Bearcats and served as president of C-PAWS, a student-athlete community service organization, and the Student Athlete Advisory Committee.

Jim graduated cum laude from the Indiana University Maurer School of Law in 2008. While in law school, Jim clerked at the Bloomington law firm of Jones, McGlasson & Freitag, PC. After graduation, Jim returned home to join Stuart & Branigin as an associate in September 2008.

Jim concentrates his practice on protecting the rights of persons injured or killed by the negligence of others.

Jim serves on the Board of Directors of Lafayette Youth Baseball, the Lafayette Jefferson Golden Broncho Club, and the Lyn Treece Boys & Girls Club of Tippecanoe County. Jim also serves as counsel to the Lafayette Police Civil Service Commission and as assistant counsel to Greater Lafayette Commerce.

Jim lives in Lafayette, Indiana with his wife, Sarah, and daughters Adrienne and Marian.

Areas of Practice (3)

  • Litigation
  • Transactional
  • Real Estate

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
(765) 423-1561  Phone
(765) 742-8175  Fax
University Attended:
University of Cincinnati, B.B.A., summa cum laude, 2005
Law School Attended:
Indiana University School of Law - Bloomington, J.D., cum laude, 2008
Year of First Admission:
2008, Indiana
Indiana State and American Bar Associations.

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    The Life Building , 300 Main Street, Suite 900 , P.O. Box 1010
    Lafayette, IN 47902-1010

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