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A full-service business practice,
emphasizing small business start-ups,
professional practice sales and partnerships,
corporate and business law and related tax issues,
real property, and tax and estate planning.


Robert W. Olson, Jr.

Education:

USC Law School, J.D., 1984  *  Top 20% Graduate
Dartmouth College, A.B. in Religion (Ethics), 1981  *  Honors Program in Mathematics, Golf Team

Licensed:




US Supreme Court, 2009 - present  *  US Tax Court, 1989 - present
US 9th Circuit Court of Appeals, 1984 - present
US District Court, California Central District, 1984 - present
California, 1984 - present  *  Texas, 2000 - present  *  Tennessee, 2007 - present
California Broker, 1998 - 2014

Organizations
(selected):

Practice Valuation Study Group
American Association of Dental Legal Consultants
Santa Barbara County Bar Association (Medical Legal Committee Chairman 1993-1997)

Presentions
(selected):


When the Referee Dies (Santa Barbara Bench & Bar Conference)
Negotiation Theory (Practice Valuation Study Group)
Associates & Partnerships (San Fernando Valley Dental Society)
Enforceability of Post-Sale Anti-Competitive Covenants (CDA & Bank of America Practice Support)

Awards
(selected):






#1 Rated Attorney in USA (Avvo®): Mergers & Acquisitions 2011-2017
#1 Rated Attorney in USA (Avvo®): Corporate & Incorporations 2011-2017
#1 Rated Attorney in California (Avvo®): Real Estate 2010-2017
#1 Rated Attorney in California (Avvo®): Estate Planning 2014-2017
AV® Preeminent™ Rating (Martindale Hubbell®) 2009-2017
10.0 Superb Rating (Avvo®) 2009-2017
Clients' Choice Award (Avvo®) 2012-2017
Highest Honors (USC Law School): "First Amendment" (1984) and "Sex Discrimination" (1983)

Broker
References:



Brady Price & Associates  *  California Practice Sales  *  D&M Practice Sales and Leasing
First Choice Practice Sales  *  Greg Beamer  *  Integrity Practice Sales  *  Ken Rubin Practice Sales
Lee Skarin and Associates  *  Northern California Practice Sales  *  San Diego Practice Sales
Professional Practice Sales of the Great West  *  Schein Professional Practice Transitions
Select Practice Services  *  Western Practice Sales - John M. Cahill Associates

Lender
References:

Bank of America  *  California Bank of Commerce  *  Chase
Citibank  *  Homestreet Bank  *  Wells Fargo  *  Zions Bank