David Olsen


David Olsen is a shareholder of Dewsnup, King & Olsen and a premier injury and commercial litigation attorney. He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Business Management from Brigham Young University, where he received the Wall Street Journal Award as Outstanding Business Student. He received his Juris Doctor degree from the University of Utah College of Law in 1976.

Mr. Olsen's practice concentrates on representing plaintiffs in insurance bad faith and complex tort litigation, where he has obtained numerous multimillion-dollar judgments. Seven and eight figure results have been obtained for clients in areas ranging from trucking, product liability and work place injury to pharmaceutical liability and medical malpractice. He has been the lead attorney in over 20 appellate decisions defining many areas of Utah law, including the definition of proximate cause, the enforceability of compulsory arbitration provisions, the constitutionality of governmental immunity and the enforcement of settlement agreements. His experience also includes contract, real estate, and RICO litigation, including a recent multimillion-dollar verdict in a condemnation case.


36 South State Street
Suite 2400
Salt Lake City , Utah , 84111-0024
United States

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