Here at Miller Lathrop we practice exclusively in personal injury law and wrongful death, which means all of our clients have had something horrible happen to them. Our clients have experienced a life-changing injury or are enduring the wrongful death of a loved one. Because of the personal nature and importance of the cases we handle, we feel it is a privilege to be entrusted with our clients’ legal matters.
You will meet with a Miller Lathrop attorney, not a case manager or paralegal. The consultation is at no charge to you, no obligation, no pressure, and no strings attached.
Fill out our simple web form or call our office at (402) 558-4900 to schedule your free consultation. We invite you to get to know us by reading about our attorneys below, and read what our clients have said about us here.
Matthew Miller, Esq.
Matthew has over 27-years of experience handling personal injury matters. He has earned the highest ratings that can be given for legal skill and ethics under Martindale-Hubbell’s peer review ratings system. Listed among the Best Lawyers in America, Matthew has also been named one of “Omaha’s Top Lawyers” by Omaha Magazine every year since 2007.
Matthew began his legal career representing insurance companies in personal injury cases. As a result, he knows the tactics these companies and their lawyers use, and he can help you take the aggressive measures necessary to counteract them.
Matthew’s success as an insurance defense lawyer actually prompted him to change his career focus and go to work representing injured people. Matthew proclaims: “I can’t stand bullies. I discovered, when I did insurance defense work, that insurance companies were in a position to take advantage of people whose lives had been turned upside down because of the wrongful conduct of insured policy holders. While I had success in the courtroom on behalf of our insurance company clients, it left me convinced I was working for the wrong side. After winning a case I should not have won, I quit my job and went to work representing injured people. I vowed that I would never again represent an insurance company.”
Matthew genuinely cares about each client. Matthew continues: “People come to us having suffered tragic, horrendous harms and losses. I frequently see people whose entire lives, and the lives of their families, have been devastated by someone else’s wrongful conduct. These wrongdoers are almost always represented by insurance companies. That’s where we come in. We’re able to level the playing field and to make sure that no one we represent is going to get pushed around or exploited by an insurance company. Ever.”
Recognized as an expert is all aspects of personal injury law, Matthew is frequently asked by other lawyers and judges to serve as a mediator to parties involved in personal injury cases and to help them resolve their cases without having to go to court.
“Matt Miller is a very personable attorney. When I was injured in an accident, he took the time to come to my house and meet with me until I was physically able to come to his office. I feel I received better service from Matt Miller than any other attorney in the Omaha area. I highly recommend Matt Miller to anyone needing assistance with a personal injury claim. ” – Lisa B., Motor Vehicle Accident Victim
Read Matthew’s full bio here.
Matt Lathrop, Esq.
Matt received his Juris Doctor law degree from Creighton University School of Law in 1991, after receiving a Bachelor of Arts degree from Creighton University in 1988.
After graduation from law school, Matt proudly served the Nebraska Supreme Court as Law Clerk to the Honorable Justice John T. Grant. Admitted to practice law in the Nebraska and U.S. District Court, District of Nebraska, Matt worked as an attorney with Hauptman, O’Brien, Wolf & Lathrop, PC, in Omaha from 1992 to 2007.
Matt opened his own law practice in 2007 focused on personal injury law, general civil litigation, Workers’ Compensation law, and medical malpractice.
Matthew Miller and Matt Lathrop joined forces and opened the doors to Miller Lathrop, combining their extensive trial skills, expertise in personal injury law, and passion for advocating for the rights of their clients.
“My family and I are so thankful for Matt and his team after my mom’s auto accident where she was a passenger. They worked with both insurance companies as well as Medicare giving us the time to focus on her recovery and planning for her care post-accident. Their performance was seamless and they worked with my busy schedule for any required meetings. Only THEIR negotiations with Medicare and insurance created a resolution where we didn’t have to worry about the future. Will recommend Matt and staff always.” – M. O.
Read Matt’s full bio here.
Dan Stockmann, Esq.
Daniel Stockmann is recognized as one of the preeminent criminal defense attorneys in the state of Nebraska, if not the country, and has served the public by providing expert legal defense for the past 15-years.
Years of criminal defense work made Dan an exceptional trial attorney. His skill in the courtroom and expertise in litigation makes him an excellent personal injury attorney. Just as he took on state and federal prosecutors in criminal law cases, Dan now takes on insurance companies, and other wrongdoers, as he zealously advocates for his clients.
Dan is a member of the Nebraska Bar Association, which is composed of the best trial lawyers from across the state. He has been awarded a spot on The National Trial Lawyer’s coveted “Top 40 Under 40,” which lists America’s top young trial lawyers.
“Daniel Stockmann provides exceptional legal work. He is honest and straight forward with his is legal advice. Daniel is reliable and answered all of my questions. I highly recommend Daniel if you are looking for a great attorney!” – S. E.
Learn more about our firm and personal injury cases in our articles Do I Need a Personal Injury Lawyer? and How Much Will Pursuing My Personal Injury Case Cost Me?
We Front All Case Costs & Fees
Miller Lathrop covers all costs and fees up front. Case costs and attorneys fees are paid after the conclusion of your case, from the settlement or jury award. If you do not make a recovery in your case, you pay us nothing.
Miller Lathrop was voted Omaha Magazine’s Best of Omaha, as Top 100 Trial Lawyers by The National Trial Lawyers, The Best Lawyers in America, and attorney Matt Miller holds a 10 Superb top attorney Avvo Rating.
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