nancy-olson.jpg Nancy Olson 
workers' Compensation Judge

Contact Information
(651) 361-7900

Judge Olson was appointed as a Workers' Compensation Judge in 1987.

Judge Olson has worked exclusively in the Workers’ Compensation field throughout her legal career and brings a commitment to helping parties to resolve their differences through settlement and hearing in a fair and reasonable manner.

Judge Olson's Legal Assistant, Margaret Isleman, may be reached at (651) 361-7884, via email at or via facsimile at (651) 539-0300.


  • Juris Doctor, William Mitchell College of Law 
  • Bachelor of Arts, University of Wisconsin at River Falls  


  • Attorney, State Claims Section, State of Minnesota, 1984-1987 
  • Attorney, Assistant Commissioner’s Office, Minnesota Department of Labor and Industry, 1983-1984 
  • Law Clerk, State Claims Section, Minnesota Department of Labor and Industry, 1981-1983 
  • Personnel Officer, Minnesota Department of Transportation, 1980-1981 
  • Various Clerical Positions, Minnesota Department of Public Safety, 1978-1980