David C. Olson

SENIOR COUNSEL
dcolson@ww.law

Orange County Office
2212 Dupont Drive, , Irvine, CA 92612-1525
T: (949) 475-9200  |  F: (949) 475-9203

Website: wolfewyman.com

PRACTICE AREAS

  • Business Litigation and Counseling
  • Insurance
  • Product Liability
  • Public Entity Defense
  • Real Property
  • Retail, Restaurants and Hospitality
  • Trucking & Transportation

EDUCATION

  • Purdue University, B.S., Biology, 1977
  • Western State University College of Law, J.D., 1981

BIOGRAPHY

Practice Areas
David has been a successful practicing attorney in the State of California for over 30 years.  He has extensive experience handling civil litigation matters in a broad range of fields at the trial and appellate court levels in state and federal courts.  His fields of practice include: homeowner’s association disputes, personal injury/casualty litigation in the areas of premises liability, motor vehicle and large commercial truck liability, products liability, government tort liability; toxic tort and asbestos liability, business litigation; real estate litigation; defamation/privacy/anti-SLAPP litigation; freight/cargo loss litigation; unfair business practice claims; trade secret litigation and competitive intelligence matters; insurance coverage litigation; and, he has extensive experience handling writs and appeals and appellate litigation. David also handles business and real estate transactional and counseling matters.
 
Admitted to Practice
California State Bar
Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals
U.S. District Court, Central District of California
U.S. District Court, Southern District of California
 
Professional Activities
David is a member of the California Bar, Litigation Section. David has also presented numerous seminars for insurance companies on various topics and has authored and presented a seminar for Lorman Education Services on “Trucking Litigation and D.O.T. Regulations” in San Francisco in 2008.
 
Hobbies and Interests
Avid sports fan, international travel and spending time with family

Reported Appellate Opinions

  • Warren T. Finley, et. al. v. Superior Court (2000) 80 Cal.App.4th 1152

  • Global Telemedia International, et. al., v. Doe 1 aka BUSTEDAGAIN40, et. al. 132 F.Supp.2d 1261 (C.D. Cal. 2001).