L. Tyler Laflin


Tyler Laflin is a partner in the Workers’ Compensation section of Engles, Ketcham, Olson & Keith. Mr. Laflin’s practice is devoted solely to Workers’ Compensation defense in Iowa and Nebraska. He handles all aspects of Workers’ Compensation litigation and has argued cases before the Supreme Court in Iowa and Nebraska.

Mr. Laflin is a member of CLM and is a graduate of the Litigation Management Institute. He serves on the Board of Directors of the CLM Omaha Chapter and on the executive Board for the Workers’ Compensation Section of the Nebraska Bar Association. He is a member of The Defense Research Institute, The National Retail and Restaurant Defense Association and the Iowa Assocation of the Workers’ Compensation Lawyers.

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Practice Areas
Workers’ Compensation

  • Workers’ Compensation
  • Workers’ Compensation Appeals
  • Workers’ Compensation Defense
  • Workers’ Compensation Mediation
  • Workers’ Compensation Self-Insurance
  • Workers’ Compensation Subrogation
  • Nebraska, Iowa and South Dakota
  • U.S. District Court, District of Nebraska
  • U.S. Supreme Court
  • University of Nebraska, B.S.B.A.
  • Creighton University School of Law, J.D.


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.

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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.

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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.

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Robert S. Keith


Rob Keith litigates in the areas of insurance defense, product liability, construction law and all other areas of commercial and civil litigation. He’s admitted to the bar in Nebraska, the U.S. District Court and U.S. Court of Appeals.

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Karen Bailey


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.

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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.

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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.

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Michael Moran


A partner in the firm’s civil litigation group, Michael Moran routinely handles high-exposure litigation involving insurance, transportation and employment matters. He practices at all levels of state and federal courts. In addition, Mr. Moran is a member of the Engles, Ketcham Olson & Keith Rapid Response Team – coordinating with a nationwide network of investigative professionals to assist clients in mitigating large-loss scenarios. He also assists clients with mediation, arbitration, trial and appellate advocacy.

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Justin K. Burroughs


A valued member of the firm’s Workers’ Compensation team, Justin Burroughs specializes in the Workers’ Compensation appeals and mediation.

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Garrett Lutovsky


With a practice focused primarily on Workers’ Compensation, Garrett Lutovsky provides aggressive defense for employers, insurers and third-party administrators.

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