Christopher J. Olson

Christopher J. Olson: Attorney with Sweeney, Mason, Wilson & Bosomworth A Professional Law Corporation
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Chris Olson is an SMWB shareholder with more than 15 years of civil litigation and trial experience, including multiple jury verdicts and judgments in favor of SMWB clients. Chris represents individuals and businesses, including contractors, subcontractors, commercial and residential owners, employers and employees, in all facets of litigation through trial or negotiated resolution.

Chris's services include consultation and risk management/avoidance, contract review and negotiation, bid protests, delay/disruption claims, insurance coverage disputes and complex construction, business and employment litigation.

Chris received his J.D. from Santa Clara University School of Law in 1997 after graduating Magna Cum Laude from the University of California at Los Angeles. He has extensive experience in representing clients in both state and federal court, as well as in private mediations and arbitrations, including proceedings before JAMS and the American Arbitration Association

Areas of Practice (3)

  • Construction Law
  • Construction Litigation
  • Employment Law and Litigation

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
408-356-3000  Phone
University Attended:
University of California at Los Angeles, B.A., magna cum laude, 1994
Law School Attended:
Santa Clara University School of Law, J.D., 1997
Year of First Admission:
1997, California

Peer Reviews

  • 5.0/5.0 (1 review)
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  • 5.0/5.0 Rated by a Managing Partner on 12/20/15 in Civil Litigation

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Los Gatos, California

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