Eric Olson

Eric Olson

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Personal Injury Attorney in Salt Lake City, UT

Eisenberg, Cutt, Kendell & Olson
 | 215 S State St, Suite 900
Salt Lake City, UT 84111
Phone: 801-901-3470
Fax: 801-350-0065
Email: Eric Olson
Selected To Rising Stars: 2014 - 2020
Licensed Since: 2008
Practice Areas:
  • Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff (50%),
  • Personal Injury - Products: Plaintiff (40%),
  • Personal Injury - Medical Malpractice: Plaintiff (10%)
Languages Spoken:
  • English,
  • Spanish
Attorney Profile

Eric S. Olson is a partner at Eisenberg, Cutt, Kendell & Olson. His practice focuses on catastrophic injury and wrongful death caused by defective products, motor vehicle accidents, construction accidents, and medical malpractice. Mr. Olson has recovered millions of dollars for his clients including numerous settlments over $10 million. He has particular experieince in motor vehicle defects, dram-shop liability and bad-faith litigation.

About Eric Olson

Admitted: 2008, Utah

Professional Webpage: https://www.eckolaw.com/attorneys/eric-s-olson/

Honors/Awards:

  • Mr. Olson was named to Utah Business Magazine's "Legal Elite" in 2018., Utah Legal Elite, Utah Business Magazine, 2018
  • The Legal Elite is a listing of the top lawyers in Utah as voted by their peers., Utah Legal Elite, Utah Business Magazine, 2015
  • The Legal Elite is a listing of the top lawyers in Utah as voted by their peers., Utah Legal Elite, Utah Business Magazine, 2016
  • The Legal Elite is a listing of the top lawyers in Utah as voted by their peers, Utah Legal Elite, Utah Business Magazine, 2017

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • Attorney Information Exchange Group, 2019
  • American Association for Justice 2008-2019, 2019
  • Utah Association for Justice, 2008-2019, 2019

Scholarly Lectures/Writings:

  • Article, Getting the Most Out of Your Dramshop Case, Utah Trial Journal, Utah Association For Justice, 2012

Verdicts/Settlements:

  • Mr. Olson obtained a confidential settlment of over $10 million dollars on behalf of the plaintiff for an injury resulting from a defective product., 2018
  • Tice v. City of West Jordan - Two individuals drowned in a river because of a manmade hazard. Mr. Olson represented the families of the individuals who drowned. I brought the case against the defendants who were responsible for different aspects of the hazard. After a six day trial, the jury found that the defendants were negligent and that damages were $2,411,052. In addition to recovering compensation for the families, I convinced some of the defendants to take measures to remedy the hazard., 2014
  • Mr. Olson represented the plaintiff in a two week trial involving a severe motor vehicle accident. The jury awarded $877,000 to the plaintiff., 2018
  • Johansen v. Lakeview Hospital - Mr. Olson represented the parents of an infant who died from injuries sustained at birth because of hospital negligence.  Jury awarded $892,214 in damages to the plaitiffs., 2008
  • Butler v. Bryan - Mr. Olson represented the plaintiff. She was riding her bike down the road when the defendant turned her vehicle in front of the plaintiff, causing a collision.  The jury awarded $306,400 in damages to the plaintiff., 2012

Educational Background:

  • Brigham Young University - Bachelor of Science

Industry Groups

  • American Assocaition Of Justice
  • Utah Association Of Justice
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Office Location for Eric Olson

215 S State St
Suite 900
Salt Lake City, UT 84111

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Last Updated: 9/5/2019

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