Peter R. Olson is an Illinois attorney along with the founder and owner of The Law Office of Peter R. Olson. He’s in his 9th year as an Illinois family law attorney, advocating on behalf of individuals, families, and children during dissolution of marriage and parentage cases involving child custody, child support, and intricate property issues. He is among a small group of attorneys appointed by Cook County judges to represent individuals facing contempt of court within the domestic relations division and also has unique experience in cases involving the intersection of family law with both elderly individuals and persons with disabilities. Prior to starting this Firm in April 2005, he worked for two suburban Cook County law firms.
He is a graduate of both Winona State (MN) and Southern Illinois (SIU) universities. He works on a pro bono basis for both the Center for Disability and Elder Law along with the Alliance Defense Fund (representation of persecuted Christians). He speaks regularly to HUD’s Acorn Housing new home buyer seminars. He is a member of the Illinois, Chicago, and Northwest Suburban Bar Associations.