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Thomas J. Olsen

Thomas J. Olsen

Nebraska's Premier Criminal Defense Attorney
  • Criminal Law, DUI & DWI, White Collar Crime
  • Nebraska
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Mr. Olsen is Nebraska's Premier Criminal Defense Attorney with more than 30 years of criminal trial experience. Tom's entire law practice is 100% devoted to Criminal Defense, and he is an expert in Criminal Defense matters, including State and Federal Drug Charges and DUI/DWI, representing thousands of clients just like you facing serious criminal charges.

Tom graduated from Syracuse University College of Law with Magna Cum Laude Honors in 1988, receiving numerous awards and accolades for high scholastic achievement, including Trial Advocacy and Constitutional Law. He began his legal career with the prestigious Wall Street law firm of Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft.

A highly respected and experienced former Assistant Attorney General for the State of Nebraska and former Assistant Omaha City Prosecutor, Tom has an in-depth knowledge and understanding of the criminal justice system that only a former prosecutor can possess. This valuable knowledge and experience is crucial to insuring that your case is resolved in your favor with the best possible outcome for you and your family.

If you are charged with a DUI/DWI, Drug Offense, or any other serious criminal offense, such as Possession with Intent to Deliver a Controlled Substance or Gun Charges, having a skilled and aggressive Criminal Defense Attorney in your corner is not a luxury, but an absolute necessity. Call Tom today for a free consultation: 402-598-5789.

Practice Areas
  • Criminal Law
  • DUI & DWI
  • White Collar Crime
Fees
  • Free Consultation
  • Rates, Retainers and Additional Information
    Payment plans available
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
California
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Nebraska
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New York
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Languages
  • English
Professional Experience
Attorney
Olsen Law Office, PC LLO
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Assistant City Prosecutor
Office of City Attorney, Omaha, NE
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Assistant Attorney General
Nebraska Department Of Justice
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Attorney
Olsen & Asso., Irvine, CA
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Attorney
Grant & Laubscher, Irvine, CA
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Attorney
Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft, NY, NY
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Education
Syracuse University College of Law
J.D. (1988) | Law
Ranked number 16 out of 270 students.
Honors: Order of the Coif, Justinian Honor Society, Syracuse University Journal of International Law and Commerce: Notes & Comments Editor, magna cum laude
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University of Nebraska
B.S. (1985) | Economics & Agriculture
Honors: Dean's List
Activities: Tau Kappa Epsilon
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Awards
Top 10 Attorney in Nebraska
National Academy of Criminal Defense Attorneys
Top DUI Attorney in Nebraska
The National Advocacy for DUI Defense
Top Attorney in North America
Who's Who Legal
Top 50 DUI Lawyers
National Advocacy for DUI Defense
Am Jur Award for Highest Honors in Products Liability
Syracuse University College of Law
Career Drug Prosecutor
National College of District Attorneys
2000, 2001
Professional Associations
Nebraska State Bar Association  # 21831
Member
Current
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American Bar Association
Member
Current
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National College of District Attorneys
Member
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State Bar of California
Member
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California Defense Counsel
Member
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New York Bar Foundation
Member
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New York City Bar Association
Member
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Orange County Bar Association, Young Lawyers Division
Chairperson
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Publications
Articles & Publications
Constitutionality of Proposed Legislation Authorizing the Prosecution of Traffic Light Signal Violations Based on Intersection Cameras
Nebraska Attorney General Opinion
LB 908 - Unionization of Supreme Court Employees
Nebraska Attorney General Opinion
Legality of a Law Enforcement Officer Detaining a Person for a Reasonable Period of Time in Order to Effectuate the Service of a Protection Order
Nebraska Attorney General Opinion
Neb.Rev. Stat. 23-1216 (1997) - Continuing Legal Education of Deputy County Attorneys
Nebraska Attorney General Opinion
Nebraska Public Meetings Statutes; Requirements For Detailed Minutes of Closed Sessions Of A Public Body
Nebraska Attorney General Opinion
Speaking Engagements
Prosecuting Drug Crimes
Nebraska County Attorneys Association
1999
Constitutional Issues Regarding Warrantless Searches
Nebraska County Attorneys Association Conference
2000
Legal Issues Regarding DUI Charge
DUI/Alcohol Education Course
2012
Websites & Blogs
Website
Olsen Law Offices Website
Website
Tom Olsen's Website Profile
Contact & Map
Olsen Law Offices
209 S. 19th St., #525
Omaha, NE 68102
Telephone: (402) 598-5789
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