Joe Olson is a trial attorney and a partner in Michael Best's Litigation Practice Group. Mr. Olson practices primarily in the areas of constitutional law, class action defense, product liability defense, employee benefits and complex commercial litigation matters.
In addition to his trial practice Mr. Olson has a successful appellate practice. Mr. Olson has handled numerous appellate cases in state and federal court and has had the pleasure of arguing before the Wisconsin Court of Appeals and the Wisconsin Supreme Court.
Prior Work Experience
Before joining Michael Best, Mr. Olson served as a legal intern for Justice N. Patrick Crooks of the Wisconsin Supreme Court.
Member, Wisconsin Bar Association
Member, Milwaukee Bar Association
Member, Milwaukee Young Lawyers Association
Member, Federalist Society
Member, Young Professionals of Milwaukee
Honors and Recognitions
Mr. Olson’s achievements were recognized by his inclusion in Milwaukee Magazine’s list of “Rising Stars” in 2006, 2008 and 2009. This list is limited to the top 2.5% of Wisconsin attorneys under the age of 40.
Elder, Our Savior Evangelical Lutheran Church, Whitefish Bay, WI
Member, Wisconsin Parents Association
Director, Wisconsin Carry, Inc.