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Dan H. Ketcham

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Dan Ketcham has earned an AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell®, the highest recognition possible in the legal industry, for his professionalism and ethics.

Practice areas

  • Insurance defense
  • Litigation
  • Trials
  • Appeals
  • Negligence
  • Torts
  • Product liability
  • Automobile
  • Personal injury
  • Insurance litigation
  • Corporate law
  • Employment law
  • Labor law
  • Professional liability
  • Premises liability
  • Insurance coverage
  • Admiralty
  • Maritime law
  • Alternative dispute resolution
  • Animal law
  • Agricultural law
  • Environmental litigation
  • Commercial litigation
  • Bad Faith Insurance litigation
  • Employment Discrimination
  • Construction Law
  • Trucking Law


  • Arizona, 1988
  • Nebraska, 1989
  • U.S. District Court, District of Nebraska, 1990
  • Iowa, 2000
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, 8th Circuit, 2002
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of Iowa, 2007
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of Iowa, 2011


  • 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)

Biographical details

  • Francis Lane Scholarship
  • American Jurisprudence Awards for Studies in Products and the Consumer and Trade Regulations
  • Certified Mediator, Office of Dispute Resolution, Nebraska, 2000

Dan Ketcham practices in all aspects of civil and commercial litigation, including insurance defense, product liability, personal injury, professional negligence, agricultural law and catastrophic injury cases. He is also a certified mediator.