Background

Mark Olive is an experienced and accomplished workers' compensation attorney. Martindale-Hubbell, the most respected directory in the legal community, gave Mark an AV Preeminent 5.0 Rating for both professional skills and ethics - the highest designation available in both categories. In addition, Mark has been selected for Super Lawyer honors consistently since 2000 and most recently in 2018. Super Lawyer honorees are selected from an annual survey and the distinction is bestowed on less than five percent of Minnesota's practicing attorneys. Mark was also selected in Minnesota Law & Politics Top 40 Workers' Compensation Attorneys and was selected for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America from 2008-2019 for Workers' Compensation Law.

Mark has been protecting the rights of injured workers both in the courtroom and at the legislature for over 30 years. As a former co-chair of the Minnesota Association for Justice workers' compensation committee from 1993 to 2000 and a current active member, he has lobbied against regular attempts by the business community to reduce workers' compensation benefits for Minnesota's injured workers.

Mark is also a friend of organized labor and speaks frequently to union and other employee groups about a range of issues affecting the health and safety of working men and women. He has developed an in-depth understanding of the Union Construction Workers' Compensation Program, which administers many of the Work comp cases for injured workers in the construction trades.

Awards and Associations

Best Lawyers in America

Workers' Compensation Law

Top 40 Workers' Compensation Attorneys

Minnesota Law & Politics

Super Lawyer - Thomson Reuters

Workers' Compensation

Leading Minnesota Attorney

American Research Corporation

AV Preeminent 5.0 Rating by lawyers.com and Martindale-Hubbell lawyers directory

Highest rating for professional skills

Top 10 Attorney Award

National Academy of Personal Injury Attorneys

American Association for Justice Leader's Forum

Member

Minnesota State Bar Association

Member

Minnesota Association for Justice

Former Co-Chair Workers' Compensation Committee, Former Board of Governors

American Association for Justice

Member

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Education

  • J.D. (1979) and B.A. (1976) University of Notre Dame
  • 1978-1979, Member, Notre Dame Journal of Legislation Law Review

Why I Became a
Know Your Rights
Personal Injury Attorney

My father was a teacher and a high school coach, so I grew up in a household with a very strong work ethic. This experience inspired me to help working men and women who have been injured on the job. As a workers’ comp lawyer, I guide them through the maze of regulations and numerous pitfalls in Minnesota’s workers’ comp system. After 39 years spent right here at SiebenCarey, I know that representing working people and their families is the perfect fit for me.

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Team Members

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Legal Assistant

Sharon Hanson

Paralegal


Client Reviews

out of 10 reviews
Dean Tabor
You made sure I got all the help I needed! Mark Olive made sure that I got the best compensation possible through mediation. In the long run your office made me feel like you were looking out for my best interest all the way around, and yes I have recommended your group to people that have asked who helped me!
Kimberly Stern
Mark Olive represented me in a Work Comp Claim. He went above and beyond, got results and helped my family with what was rightfully mine. I applaud he and his paralegal Sharon. If you have a legit injury, he's the guy you wanna talk to.
Jesse Bukal

In need of a personal injury attorney? Well you're if you're reading this you're in the right place. You'd be hard pressed to find more competent attorneys than the ones here at SiebenCarey.

They took my case to trial and an amazing job presenting the facts and fighting for my best interests! Three years ago I was unsure of what my future would bring; now that it's over I can rest a bit easier. With SiebenCarey as my counsel, I believe I had the absolute BEST representation a person could've asked for. I knew that I wanted the absolute best representation when searching for an attorney to handle my case and I most definitely received it.

If you need a personal injury attorney, look no further. Can't recommend highly enough.

Morgan Petoletti
My husband had an amazing experience with this firm. They listened and took the time to understand our case.
Carly R.

My boyfriend was hit by a car and while all the attorneys he talked to said he didn't have much chance of a case, SiebenCarey took him on and gave him a fighting chance. He's still recovering, but SiebenCarey is making it a lot easier.

Eric Petoletti
Even though I was states away and could only talk on the phone, they listened and did everything that they could to win my case. I felt like I was a part of the family.
Jenna L. at Insider Pages
I have had nothing but great service with these guys. They are very knowledgable on a wide variety of subjects and topic. They will help you with any case you need!
Jazz Smith

SiebenCarey is a professional and dedicated law organization that help accident victim.

Daniel Ball
Really good professionals, they solved my issues in no time using the most impressive and advanced approach. Really good, highly recommended
St. Paul Local 12
Thanks for everything, your experience paid off BIG!!!