Raymond P. Atwood Jr.

Raymond P. Atwood Jr.

Raymond P. Atwood Jr.

Founder
President
Location:
Lincoln, Nebraska
Phone:
800-655-9606
402-817-2717
Fax:
402-476-4410
Email:

Raymond P. Atwood, Jr. is a native of Ossining, New York and a graduate of the University of Nebraska and the University of Nebraska College of Law. Mr. Atwood received additional legal education at the University of California, Center for Trial and Appellate Advocacy, San Francisco; the Medi-Legal Institute, Orthopedics and Disability, Chicago, IL; and, the National College of Advanced Trial Advocacy, Harvard Law School.

Mr. Atwood has 43 years of trial practice experience, principally in workers' compensation and personal injury law, focused on litigation of death and catastrophic loss cases. Mr. Atwood is also a long term “educator” having served part-time roles as a college paralegal instructor, adjunct client counseling judge at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln-College of Law, and as a frequent moderator and guest presenter in continuing legal education programs. Mr. Atwood is also a Nebraska certified mediator.

Mr. Atwood is listed as a “top 100” trial lawyer by The American Trial Lawyers Association and an “AV” ranked lawyer by Martindale-Hubbell, a “lawyer rating” service established in 1868. "AV" is the highest rank awarded by Martindale-Hubbell and is held by only 11 percent of all lawyers in the United States. Mr. Atwood is also a biographee in Marquis "Who's Who in American Law," "Who's Who in America," and "Who's Who in the World." Mr. Atwood is the founder and President of Atwood, Holsten, Brown, Deaver & Spier Law Firm, P.C., L.L.O. in Lincoln, Nebraska.

 

Areas of Practice

  • Personal Injury
  • Workers' Compensation

Certified Legal Specialties

  • Certified Mediator

Education

  • University of Nebraska College of Law, Lincoln, Nebraska
  • University of Nebraska
  • University of California, Center for Trial and Appellate Advocacy, San Francisco, 1978
  • University of California, Medi-Legal Institute, Orthopedics and Disability, West Chester, Illinois - 1987
  • National College of Advanced Trial Advocacy, Harvard Law School, 1988

References

  • Mr. David Williams, Workers' Compensation Manager, Werner Enterprises, Inc., Omaha, NE
  • Mr. Scott Rager, Chief Executive Officer, Great West Casualty Company, South Sioux City, NE
  • Mr. Mark Tolzin, Claim Team Manager, State Farm Insurance Companies, Lincoln, NE
  • Former Presiding Judge Ben Novicoff, Nebraska Workers' Compensation Court, Lincoln, NE
  • Mr. Donald Kucera,Vice-President, Pinnacle Bank, Lincoln, NE
  • Donald M. Gammel, M.D., Medical Director of Occupational Medicine, Concentra Medical Centers, Omaha, NE
  • Mr. J.C. Elliott, Esquire, Partner, Elliott & Brouillette, North Platte, NE
  • Mr. Richard Endacott, Esquire, Partner, Knudsen, Burkheimer, Richardson, Endacott & Routh, Lincoln, NE
  • Mr. Thomas Goeglein, Accountant/Partner, CPA, Basso, McClure and Goeglein, Lincoln, NE

Honors and Awards

  • "AV" lawyer by Martindale-Hubbell
  • "Who's Who in American Law"
  • "Who's Who in America"
  • "Who's Who in the World"