Nijole Olson
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  • Founding Partner, 1999
Location:
Harrisburg, PA
Phone:
Fax:
717-541-9206
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Nijole Olson is an accomplished litigator with over 20 years of professional experience representing clients with catastrophic injuries in claims against heath care providers arising from obstetric malpractice, birth injuries, delayed cancer diagnosis, hypoxic brain injury, emergency room errors, surgical malpractice and many other cases involving substandard medical care. She has achieved remarkable success in representing victims of medical negligence.

Ms. Olson earned her Bachelor's degree in Medical Microbiology from the University of Wisconsin-Madison in 1978 and her Master's degree in Preventive Medicine-Epidemiology from UW-Madison in 1980. She earned her Juris Doctorate degree from DePaul University College of Law in 1985. In 1999, Nijole became one of the founding partners of Navitsky, Olson & Wisneski, where she has since dedicated her practice to representation of injured babies, children and adults.

She has obtained numerous substantial verdicts and settlements for her medical malpractice clients throughout Pennsylvania, with multiple recoveries exceeding $1 Million. Nijole has been honored with prestigious recognition as a member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum. She is a member of the Pennsylvania Bar Association, the Pennsylvania Association for Justice, and the American Association for Justice. Nijole is known for her exceptional attention to detail, her compassionate client approach and dedication to results.

Areas of Practice

  • Medical Malpractice
  • Birth Injuries
  • Wrongful Death

Bar Admissions

  • Pennsylvania, 1989
  • U.S. District Court Middle District of Pennsylvania, 1990

Education

  • DePaul University College of Law, Chicago, Illinois
    • Juris Doctorate - 1985
  • University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin
    • Master's of Science Degree - 1980
    • Major: Preventive Medicine - Epidemiology
  • University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin
    • Bachelor of Science Degree - 1978
    • Major: Medical Microbiology

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • American Bar Association, Member
  • Pennsylvania Bar Association, Member
  • Million Dollar Advocates Forum, Member
  • American Association for Justice, Member
  • Dauphin County Bar Association, Member
  • Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers Association, Member
  • The Association of Trial Lawyers of America, Member

Past Employment Positions

  • Angino & Rovner, P.C.
  • Sole Practitioner

Languages

  • English
  • Lithuanian