Olin G. Shivers



Olin G. Shivers is a partner and business lawyer in the Tampa office of Foley & Lardner LLP. He focuses on the areas of taxation, business planning, corporate LLCs and partnerships, as well as estate planning, probate, and tax controversy matters. Mr. Shivers is a member of the firm’s Taxation and Estates & Trusts Practices.


Mr. Shivers has been Peer Review Rated as AV® Preeminent™, the highest performance rating in Martindale-Hubbell's peer review rating system. He was also selected by his peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America© since 2013 in the field of tax law.


Mr. Shivers received both his law degree (J.D., 1982) and his bachelor’s degree (B.A., 1978) from Vanderbilt University. He also received an LL.M. in taxation in 1983 from New York University.

Professional Memberships and Admissions

A member of The Florida Bar and the Hillsborough County and American Bar Associations, he is admitted to practice in the United States Tax Court and the United States District Court for the Middle District of Florida.