Dan H. Ketcham
With over 30 years experience, Dan Ketcham has litigated a wide array of civil and commercial cases, including complex cases of professional negligence, product liability and catastrophic injury. He is also a certified mediator. He is rated AV® Preeminent™ by Martindale-Hubbell®, the highest peer rating standard.
Mr. Ketcham has been recognized by the American Board of Trial Advocates sits on the Commercial Litigation and Alternative Dispute Resolution Committees of the Defense Research Institute and is the former chair of the Nebraska State Bar Disciplinary Review Board. He is a past member of the Judicial Nominating Commission of the Nebraska Supreme Court. He is also a member of the American Veterinary Medical Law Association, the Council on Litigation Management, the Nebraska Association of Trial Attorneys and the Nebraska Defense Counsel Association.
General Liability/Insurance Defense
- Insurance defense
- Insurance litigation
- Alternative dispute resolution
- Litigation Corporate law
- Animal law
- Trials Employment law
- Agricultural law
- Appeals Labor law
- Environmental litigation
- Professional liability
- Commercial litigation
- Premises liability
- Bad faith insurance litigation
- Product liability
- Insurance coverage
- Employment Discrimination
- Construction Law
- Personal injury
- Maritime law
- Trucking law
- Arizona, Nebraska and Iowa
- U.S. District Court, District of Nebraska
- U.S. Court of Appeals, 8th Circuit
- U.S. District Court, Northern and Southern Districts of Iowa
- University of Nebraska, B.A.
- Creighton University, J.D.
Associations & Memberships
- American Board of Trial Advocates
- Nebraska State Bar Association, Iowa State Association, Arizona State Bar Association, Omaha Bar Association
- Nebraska Association of Trial Attorneys
- Nebraska Defense Counsel Association
- Defense Research Institute (Commercial Litigation and Alternative Dispute Resolution Committees)
- American Veterinary Medical Law Association
- Council on Litigation Management
- Chair, Nebraska State Bar Disciplinary Review Board
- Judicial Nominating Commission, Nebraska Supreme Court (past member)
- Francis Lane Scholarship
- American Jurisprudence Awards for Studies in Products and the Consumer and Trade Regulations
- Certified Mediator, Office of Dispute Resolution, Nebraska, 2000
Albert M. Engles
With more than 30 years of practice, Bert Engles brings a wealth of experience to all types of litigation, including insurance defense, personal injury, commercial litigation and products liability.
Dan H. Ketcham
In his nearly 30 years experience, Dan Ketcham has litigated a wide array of civil and commercial cases, including complex cases of professional negligence, product liability and catastrophic injury.
Stephen G. Olson, II
Having litigated or arbitrated in excess of 70 cases and mediated more than 300 cases, Steve Olson is a trusted and experienced insurance defense attorney with nearly 30 years of experience.
Robert S. Keith
Litigation and mediation are Rob’s passions. Trying cases to juries and resolving disputes as a mediator in civil rights, construction, employment, and a wide variety of negligence-based claims gives him a unique perspective for all clients he represents or parties he helps resolve disputes.
A proven litigator, with extensive experience working both within insurance companies and as outside counsel, Karen (Weinhold) Bailey brings a unique perspective to her insurance defense practice.
Jason A. Kidd
Senior partner in the firm’s Workers’ Compensation practice, Jason Kidd has extensive experience working with employers, insurers and third-party administrators to resolve issues in all aspects of Workers' Compensation in both Iowa and Nebraska.
L. Tyler Laflin
Arguing cases before the Iowa and Nebraska Supreme Courts, Tyler Laflin is a leading Workers' Compensation attorney handling all aspects of litigation in the Midwest.
Justin K. Burroughs
A valued member of the firm’s Workers’ Compensation team, Justin Burroughs specializes in the Workers’ Compensation appeals and mediation.
With a practice focused primarily on Workers’ Compensation, Garrett Lutovsky provides aggressive defense for employers, insurers and third-party administrators.
Kristina (Pfeifer) Kamler
Kristina Kamler practices insurance coverage and defense litigation across all lines – concentrating on construction defect, transportation, contract disputes, and Medicare/Medicaid.
L. Paige (Purdy) Hall
Paige Hall is a member of the firm’s civil litigation group, with a diversified practice including insurance defense, restaurant and retail industry defense, products liability, insurance coverage and appellate work. She is well-versed in assisting clients with litigated matters from pre-litigation evaluation through the appellate process.
Caitlin R. Kilburg
Caitlin Kilburg has dedicated her entire legal career to defending employers and insurance companies against workers’ compensation claims. As such, Ms. Kilburg has extensive experience working with employers, insurers, third-party administrators, and professional employer organizations to resolve issues in all aspects of workers’ compensation in both Iowa and Nebraska.
Kathryn R. Johnson
For over a decade, Kathryn has been a leader in the Iowa workers’ compensation field. She began her career in workers’ compensation clerking for the Iowa Workers’ Compensation Commissioner and was awarded a scholarship from the Iowa Workers’ Compensation Advisory Committee. Since that time, she has represented clients from small businesses to Fortune 500 companies and has successfully navigated all stages of litigation and appeal.
Find out how Engles, Ketcham, Olson & Keith can enable you to minimize exposure and maximize results.