David R. Olsen

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Attorney Awards


Phi Kappa Phi. Master of the Bench, The Aldon J. Anderson American Inns Of Court. Listed in: Best Lawyers in America (Plaintiff's Personal Injury Litigation); Utah Business, 100 Best Lawyers, Utah; Super Lawyers; Recipient, Pro Bono Lawyer of the Year, Utah State Bar, 2008.

Areas of Practice (7)

  • Personal Injury Law
  • Insurance Bad Faith
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Product Liability Law
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Real Estate Law
  • Litigation

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
801-533-0400  Phone
801-363-4218  Fax
University Attended:
Brigham Young University, B.A., Business Management, cum laude, 1973
Law School Attended:
University of Utah, J.D., 1976
Year of First Admission:
1978, U.S. Court of Appeals, Tenth Circuit; 1976, Utah
Salt Lake County and American Bar Associations; Utah State Bar (Chairman, Real Property Section, 1983-1984); American Association for Justice; Utah Association for Justice.
Birth Information:
Richfield, Utah, July 30, 1951
Reported Cases:
Olah v. Baird (In re Baird), No. 07-4282 (10th Cir. June 3, 2009); Searl v. Ogden Board of Realtors, 937 F.2d 616 (10th Cir. 1991); Rupp v. Transcontinental Ins. Co., No. 2:07-CV-333-TC (D. Utah Nov. 17, 2008); Utah League of Insured Sav. Ass'ns v. State, 555 F. Supp. 664 (D. Utah 1983); Parks v. Utah Transit Auth., 2002 UT 55, 53 P.3d 473; McCoy v. Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Utah, 2001 UT 31, 20 P.3d 901; McCorvey v. UDOT, 868 P.2d 41 (Utah 1993); Kelley v. Leucadia Fin. Corp., 846 P.2d 1238 (Utah 1992); Sanns v. Butterfield Ford, 2004 UT App 203, 94 P.3d 301; Davis County v. Zions First Nat'l Bank, 2002 UT App 191, 51 P.3d 718; In re Estate of Burgess, 836 P.2d 1386 (Utah Ct. App. 1992); Ketchum, Konkel et al v. Heritage Mountain, 784 P.2d 1217 (Utah Ct. App. 1989).

Peer Reviews

  • 5.0/5.0
  • A Martindale-Hubbell Peer Rating reflects a combination of achieving a Very High General Ethical Standards rating and a Legal Ability numerical rating.

*Peer Reviews provided before April 15, 2008 are not displayed.

Salt Lake City, Utah

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