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Brent H. Olson Member

Areas of Practice


Bar Admissions

  • Virginia
  • District of Columbia

Court Admissions

  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Virginia
  • U.S. District Court, Western District of Virginia
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Federal Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Fourth Circuit


University of Virginia School of Law, J.D.,  2005

  • Production Editor, Journal of Law & Politics

University of Utah, B.S., 1998

Brent Olson represents insurance companies faced with novel and complex coverage issues. His practice encompasses a wide range of coverage lines, including directors and officers, professional liability, and other specialty insurance products. Brent has helped insurers achieve favorable outcomes in coverage disputes across the country in both federal and state court, and at both the trial and the appellate level. He also has significant arbitration and mediation experience. 

Prior to joining Dykema, Brent spent eight years as a litigator in the Washington, D.C. office of an AMLAW 200 firm where he represented corporations, non-profits, and individuals in insurance coverage, defamation and privacy, intellectual property, and other complex commercial litigation.