Steven W. Olsen


Bar Admissions

  • Admitted to practice in the State of Nebraska -1983
  • U.S. District Court-1983
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 8th Circuit- 1990
  • U.S. Supreme Court-1991


  • B.A.-1980, University of St. Thomas, St. Paul, Minnesota
  • J.D.-1983, Creighton University School of Law


  • Member Nebraska Bar Association
  • Member American Bar Association
  • Nebraska Defense Counsel Association
    • President, 2014-2015
    • Current State Representative and Board Member
  • Scottsbluff County Bar Association (Past President)
  • West Nebraska Bar Association
  • Nebraska Association of Trial Lawyers
  • American Association of Justice
  • Defense Research Institute (DRI)


  • American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA)      abota-logo

Practice Areas

  • Insurance Defense
  • Civil Litigation
  • Subrogation
  • Personal Injury
  • Insurance Litigation
  • Products Liability
  • Construction Defects
  • Insurance Coverage
  • Premises Liability
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Nursing Home Litigation
  • Legal Malpractice
  • Commercial Litigation

Steve has earned an AV® distinguished TM Peer Review rated by Martindale-Hubbell® listing for his professionalism and ethics. Steve currently serves as President of the Simmons Olsen Law Firm.