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Lee Olive is a loving husband of more than 37 years, a father to three daughters and a native of Charlotte, North Carolina.


He has been practicing law in the area of personal injury since 1989. During that time, he has handled well over 10,000 cases.  His honesty, hard work, attention to detail and determination are why clients continue to trust Lee during their most difficult times.


Lee's outstanding case history isn't just noticed by clients.  Lee is a member of the Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum which is one of the most prestigious groups of trial lawyers in the United States.  Membership in this organization is limited to attorneys who have won multi-million dollar verdicts and settlements.  Fewer than 1% of U.S. lawyers are members. 


Lee is also a member of the American Board of Trial Advocates, a national association of experienced trial lawyers.  Members must exhibit the virtues of civility, integrity, and professionalism, have tried at least 10 civil jury trials, and possess additional litigation experience. 


Lee has been recently featured three times in North Carolina Lawyers Weekly for his notable verdicts/settlements. Two cases involved traumatic brain injuries which he settled for 1 million dollars and 3 million dollars. The third case involved a bicyclist who was hit by a vehicle and suffered a fractured collar bone and hip socket. That case was settled for 1 million dollars. 



  • September 2022- $1,000,000 settlement- bicyclist hit by vehicle with fractured collar bone and hip socket 

    October 2020- $3,000,000.00 settlement- traumatic brain injury after car wreck

  • June 2020- $1,000,000.00 settlement- near drowning in swimming pool



  • Juris Doctorate, University of Louisville School of Law, 1989, with Honors

  • B.S. with Honors, University of North Carolina, 1983 in Business Administration





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