For more than 3 decades David Olson has passionately advocated for the accused, utilizing his compassion and experience to enable successful results. This letter from former Federal Judge and current United States Congressman Alcee L. Hastings is emblematic of Mr. Olson's reputation and abilities: "Dear Mr. Olson: I am writing to congratulate you on being selected to the 2015 list as a member of the Nation's Top One Percent by the National Association of Distinguished Counsel. Your years of honorable service to our profession make you an excellent choice for this distinction. Your devotion to the fair and equal practice of law throughout your career is a testament to the health of the American legal system. I am delighted to join your family, friends and colleagues in celebrating this fine achievement. While I'm sure this is just one of many notable accomplishments in your life, I know it is one you will especially cherish, as it is a sign of the high regard in which you are held by your fellow members of the legal profession. You are an excellent role model, the kind of person to whom everyone can point with respect and admiration. Congratulations again, Mr. Olson. I'm proud of you!" Sincerely, Alcee L. Hastings Member of Congress"