Jessica A. Olins’ practice at Maglio Christopher & Toale, P.A., focuses on the representation of clients in nationwide complex vaccine injury litigation. Ms. Olins graduated with her Bachelor’s degree from Redlands University and graduated from American University Washington College of Law. While at Redlands University, Ms. Olins excelled in leading and training her colleagues through new developments in spatial mapping, involving geographic information system software and geodatabase management applications. Before attending law school, Ms. Olins was the Paralegal and Office Manager for a boutique personal injury firm in San Diego, CA. During law school, Ms. Olins was involved in the Transactional Law Society, preparing negotiation strategies for disputed contracts. Ms. Olins studied for a semester abroad at the University of Dundee, Scotland, focusing on energy, environmental and natural resources law. She began as a Summer Associate with Maglio Christopher & Toale, P.A., in her second year of law school, primarily focusing on vaccine injury litigation. Throughout her tenure with Maglio, Christopher & Toale, P.A., Ms. Olins has become involved with vaccine fee litigation as an active member in the Firm’s, Fees Committee Division. Her practice also involves engaging in subpoena enforcement in federal district courts nationwide. Ms. Olins is a member of the Firm’s Vaccine Injury Practitioners Bar Committee, assisting in the preparation and organization of the VIP Bar Conferences. Ms. Olins is a member of the American Association for Justice and its New Lawyers Division. Additionally, Ms. Olins is a member of the Young Lawyers Division of the United States Court of Federal Claims. Respecting the importance of staying current in complex litigation, Ms. Olins is also a member of the Trial Lawyers Association of Metropolitan D.C.
EducationRedlands University, San Diego, CA, Bachelor of Science in Business Administration University of Dundee, Scotland, Semester Abroad American University Washington College of Law, Washington D.C., Juris Doctor
Academic MembershipsTransactional Law Society Health Law Society
Bar AdmissionWashington State District of Columbia United States Court of Federal Claims
PublicationsAltom M. Maglio and Jessica Olins, Rule 26(B)(1), One Year Later, Trial, Volume 52, No. 11, November 2016. Cecelia H. Stultz and Jessica Olins, Understanding the National Vaccine Injury Compensation Program, The North Carolina State Bar Journal, Volume 22, No. 4, Winter 2017.
Personal InterestsPrior to law school, Ms. Olins modified import automobiles and became the first female recognized for her work in Tuner Performance Reports Magazine. She was actively involved in the import automobile scene in San Diego, CA, and sponsored by an all-female race crew. Article available at: Tuner Performance Reports, RSX Type S Supercharged VTEC Vixen, Issue XIII, January 2006.
Recent Vaccine Injury Decisions
- Case Number 17-753V: Influenza (Flu) Vaccine; Shoulder Injury Related to Vaccine Administration (SIRVA).
- Case Number 18-709V: Influenza (Flu) Vaccine; Shoulder Injury Related to Vaccine Administration (SIRVA)
- Case Number 17-135V: Influenza (flu) Vaccine; Shoulder Injury Related to Vaccine Administration (SIRVA)
- Case Number 17-1420V: Influenza (Flu) Vaccine; Shoulder Injury Related to Vaccine Administration (SIRVA)
- Case Number 17-1313V: Influenza (Flu) Vaccine; Shoulder Injury Related to Vaccine Administration (SIRVA)