Serving North Central Wisconsin including Marathon, Lincoln, Portage, Shawano, Langlade, and Taylor Counties

Olsen Law Office - Attorney | Family Law | Wausau, WI

An Emphasis on Helping Others

Providing Professional and Reliable Legal Representation Since 1988

Numerous Professional Memberships

When you contact Olsen Law Office, your attorney is Chris Olsen, a compassionate attorney who has practiced law since 1988. She founded Olsen Law Office in 1996 with an emphasis on employment law and family law, and she has a strong commitment to fighting discrimination and helping families resolve divorce and custody issues.


With Chris as your attorney, you can rely on being fully informed about your rights and receiving strong advocacy on your behalf. Chris Olsen listens with compassion and works with conviction.

  • Member of Wausau Area Chamber of Commerce

  • 1994-2010 State Bar of Wisconsin Public Education Committee Member

  • 2000-2008 Supreme Court of Wisconsin Office of Lawyer Regulation Member and Chairperson of the District Sixteen Committee

  • 2004 State of Wisconsin Supreme Court, Court Records Management Committee

  • 1998-2003 State Bar of Wisconsin Communications Committee

  • 1998 State Bar of Wisconsin Project Vision Strategic Planning Process Development

  • 1996-1997-1998 State Bar of Wisconsin Board of Governors Young Lawyers Representative

  • Chaired the District Ethics Committee for the Wisconsin Supreme Court

  • Past President of the Marathon County Bar Association

”Courage is the price that life exacts for granting peace. The soul that knows it not, knows no release from little things; knows not the livid loneliness of fear.”

— Amelia Earhart


Maximize your legal dollar with effective and affordable representation — call Olsen Law Office.


Multiple Awards and Recognitions

  • 2010 ATHENA Award Finalist

  • 2010 Wisconsin Law Journal Women In The Law Award

  • 2002 & 2010 Wisconsin Judicare Outstanding and Dedicated Attorney Award

  • 2001 Girl Scouts Distinguished Service Award

  • 2000-2001 Strathmore’s Who’s Who Award

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Active in Community Organizations

  • Marathon County Domestic Violence Intervention Team

  • President of the Birch Trails Girl Scout Council

  • Business and Professional Women Association

Chris Olsen