OLIE R JOLSTAD, SCLA Expert Witness

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Specialties & Experience

General Specialties: Insurance and Risk Management

Specialty Focus: Bad Faith Claims Handling, Customs, Practices, Standard of Care, Retail and Wholesale Broker Duties, Property Coverage, Business Interruption, Construction, Builders Risk, General Liability Coverage, Directors & Officers/EPL, Excess & Surplus Lines, Umbrella & Excess Coverage, Workers Compensation

Education: Bachelor of Science, Portland State University; Administration of Justice,

Years in Practice: 35+


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Olie R. Jolstad has worked in the insurance industry for more than 37 years and has been retained as an expert witness in over 150 cases. He has been qualified in several state and federal courts as an expert on bad faith and unfair claims practices, insurance industry customs, practices, and standards, insurance agent and broker standards of care. Insurance coverage litigation issues for which he has been retained include coverage disputes, public adjuster disputes, TPA claims handling, retail and wholesale broker duties, catastrophe losses related to hurricanes, floods, wind and hail, crime, commercial property/time element losses, general liability, workers' compensation, loss sensitive rating plans (retros), umbrella and excess coverage, computer hacking data destruction, pollution liability, directors & officers/employment practices liability, construction, and builders risk.