William Olson

I am someone who takes pride in providing clients with personal attention, and with individualized solutions to their legal problems. I practice with integrity. I endeavor to be courteous and respectful. I pay close attention to the details but do not lose sight of the bigger picture.

Areas of Practice

  • Criminal Defense
  • Domestic Relations
  • Civil Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Georgia, 2006
  • Supreme Court of Georgia, 2006


  • Mississippi College School of Law, Jackson, MS
    • Juris Doctorate 2005
  • University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia
    • B.A.  – 1995
    • Major: History

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Athens-Clarke County Felony Drug Court Staffing Team, Member
  • Athens-Clarke County Juvenile Court, Judge Pro Tem
  • Athens Justice Project, Staff Attorney
  • State Bar, Member
  • Western Judicial Circuit Bar Association, Member
  • Citizen Advocacy Athens-Clarke County, Board Member
  • Bigger Vision, Board Member
  • Friends For Life, Mentor

Past Employment Positions

  • Athens-Clarke County District Attorney’s Office, Assistant District Attorney
  • Piedmont Judicial Circuit Public Defender