David M. Olasov
T: +1.917.214.8746
E: dolasov@kurtinlaw.com


David M. Olasov has developed a broad based litigation practice representing publicly and closely held entities before the federal and state courts at trial and appellate levels and in alternative dispute venues, especially in corporate governance, compliance, antitrust, business and commercial issues.  He also engages in general corporate representation of closely held businesses, with emphasis in real estate and media service industries.  David has particular expertise in gaming industries, with experience in antitrust, regulatory and bankruptcy issues affecting pari-mutuel wagering, lottery and casino industries.  He is recognized for resolving complex and intractable multiparty disputes.

David co-founded Olasov, LLP in 2008.  Previously, David practiced with Sullivan & Cromwell, Edwards & Angell (for which he held executive and administrative posts), and Winick & Rich, including its merger successors Baer Marks & Upham, Brown Raysman, and Thelen LLP.


LL.B., Yale Law School, New Haven, Connecticut
A.B., cum laude (Philosophy), Columbia College, New York, New York
Valedictorian, Gaud School, Charleston, South Carolina


New York State
United States Supreme Court
United States Court of Appeals for the Federal, First, Second, and Third Circuits
United States District Courts for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York
United States Tax Court
United States Court of Claims

David M. Olasov