Attorney Manolo Olaso email@example.com
Mr. Olaso's focus is civil litigation and civil rights. He practices primarily in the federal court system, but has extensive civil litigation experience at the Superior Court level in Sacramento County and beyond.
In addition to civil litigation, Mr. Olaso also handles clients’ administrative hearings, including driver’s license suspension hearings. He is also responsible for the office’s appellate practice. He has argued and prevailed in front of California's Third District Court of Appeal in Sacramento and the United States Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals in San Francisco.
Mr. Olaso is authorized to appear and practice in the following United States District Courts in California: Eastern District, Northern District and Central District.
The following is just a small sample of Mr. Olaso’s noteworthy cases:
Eastern District of California: litigated favorable settlement for former professor of pharmacy/department chair at pharmacy school who alleged age discrimination and retaliation prior to termination. (2015)
Eastern District of California: litigated favorable settlement for undergraduate who was studying computer engineering and interning at Intel Corporation in Folsom when she alleged she was falsely arrested and tasered by law enforcement officers from City of Rancho Cordova/County of Sacramento. (2014)
Eastern District of California: litigated six-figure settlement for woman who alleged she was sexually harassed and stalked by City of Roseville police officer who was in full uniform when he harassed her. (2004)
Eastern District of California: litigated favorable settlement for former City of Fresno employee who alleged racial discrimination and harassment after his supervisor berated him with racial slurs. (2003)
Northern District of California: litigated favorable settlement for California correctional officer who alleged racial discrimination by his supervisors at San Quentin prison. (2014)
Northern District of California: litigated large settlement for former clerk at major San Jose hotel who alleged that her supervisors sexually harassed her. (2012)
Yolo Superior Court: litigated six-figure settlement for parents of adult son suffering mental health crisis who died after City of Woodland police officers tasered and handcuffed him. (2009)
Department of Motor Vehicles: set aside driver’s license suspension for motorcyclist who allegedly crashed in driveway of private property while under the influence of alcohol. (2015)
Department of Motor Vehicles: set aside driver’s license suspension for motorist who allegedly drove under the influence of alcohol while traveling on the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge. (2015)
Third District Court of Appeal: overturned erroneous criminal sentence handed down in Sacramento Superior Court thereby winning an 8-month sentence reduction in a felony burglary case. (2012)