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Brett William Olander, American lawyer. Bar: Minnesota 1985, Wisconsin 1989, United States District Court Minnesota 1985, United States Court Appeals (8th circuit) 1985; certified trial specialist, Minnesota.


Olander, Brett William was born on August 14, 1959 in Rochester, Minnesota, United States. Son of James Martin and Patricia Ann (Gunderman) Olander.


Bachelor, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, 1981;Juris Doctor, Wm. Mitchell College of Law, St. Paul, 1985.


Associate, Jardine, Logan & O'Brien, St. Paul, 1985-1991;partner, Jardine, Logan & O'Brien, St. Paul, 1991-1994;partner, Brett W. Olander & Associations, St. Paul, since 1994. Designated arbitrator Hennepin County District Court, American Arbitration Association. Small claims judge Ramsey County District Court.

Designated mediator Ramsey County District Court. Consultant various insurance companies.


Counsel to the poor, Southern Minnesota Reg. Legal Superior vena cava syndrome, St. Paul, since 1986. Member American Bar Association (sports law committee) American Civil Liberties Union, Association Trial Lawyers American, Minnesota StateBar Association (certified trial specialist), Wisconsin State Bar Association (non-resident lawyers committee), Minnesota Defense Lawyers Association (arbitration committee), Defense Research Institute.


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: basketball, fishing, baseball.


Married Mary Joyce Maloney, June 8, 1985. Children: Brittany Marie, Carole Catherine, Bryan John.