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We Exclusively
Represent the Injured
Fighting for Injured Individuals & Workers
in Iowa & Nebraska Since 1974
  • America’s Top 100 Attorneys
  • American Institute of Personal Injury Attorneys
  • Top American Lawyers Lifetime Charter Member
  • Workers’ Injury Law & Advocacy Group (WILG)
  • Lawyers of Distinction
  • Iowa Association of Workers Compensation Lawyers
  • American Association for Justice
  • Supreme Court Historical Society
  • American Bar Association
  • National Trial Lawyers
  • National Academy of Personal Injury Attorneys (NAOPI)
  • Iowa Association for Justice
  • Nebraska State Bar Association
  • Iowa State Bar Association
  • Martindale-Hubbell

Skilled Council Bluffs Injury Attorneys

Licensed to Practice in Iowa & Nebraska

Sheldon M. Gallner (1949-2013) founded Law Offices of Gallner & Pattermann, P.C. firm in 1974. Following his death, his law partner Laura Pattermann, joined by TJ Pattermann and the other fine attorneys and staff of Gallner & Pattermann, continue to carry on his client-oriented approach to the representation of injured individuals. Our workers' compensation and injury attorneys in Council Bluffs are dedicated to representing victims of accidents and their families. With more than 100 years of combined experience, our legal team has the skills and resources needed to handle even the toughest cases.

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Our Commitment to Our Clients

Learn Why You Should Hire Our Firm
  • Service to Injured Workers

    As a member of the Iowa Association of Workers' Compensation Attorneys, Laura Pattermann has devoted her practice to representing injured workers.

  • Dedicated to Being Available

    Our team is committed to being available to our clients, including by answering phones and returning calls promptly.

  • Personalized Attention

    We believe that each client is entitled to work directly with the legal team they hired and do not deserve to be treated like a case number.

  • Only Represent the Injured

    Our attorneys are licensed to practice in Iowa and Nebraska and are committed to helping the injured receive compensation in both states.

  • Experienced Counsel

    Our team boasts more than 100 years of combined experience in the fields of workers' compensation and personal injury law.

  • Insurance Industry Insight

    Our team is comprised of former insurance defense lawyers, who now leverage their unique insight on behalf of the injured.

Client Testimonials

Real Stories, Real Recoveries
  • She took control and gave me a great resolution.

    “I cannot thank her enough, staff included. I highly recommend Laura and her team.”

    - Randy G.
  • The insurance company did not want to pay my medical bills.

    “Pattermann got me more than ten times what the insurance company wanted to pay.”

    - Maryanne
  • Laura got me a settlement I was very happy with.

    “She also took the time to speak to me.”

  • Goes above and beyond to fight for her clients.

    “I will recommend her to my friends and family in the future.”

    - Barb
  • I would recommend Laura to anyone.

    “Laura is very knowledgeable and I am extremely satisfied with the service I received.”

    - Daniel

What to Expect at Our Boutique Law Firm

Law Offices of Gallner & Pattermann, P.C. is a boutique law firm focusing exclusively on injury-related cases. This includes workers’ compensation and personal injury claims. Our legal team is knowledgeable and experienced in workers' compensation and injury law, which means that our attorneys can lend valuable insight into your case. Our team includes a dedicated workers’ compensation attorney who is a member of the Iowa Association of Workers’ Compensation Attorneys. Our experienced legal team is committed to guiding our clients through the complicated injury process, so that they can focus exclusively on their recovery.

Comprehensive & Compassionate Representation

When you hire our firm, your case will become a top priority. Preparation is key to a successful injury claim, and we work closely with our clients to ensure that we have the necessary documentation and opinions to support our fight for maximum compensation. Our team remains readily available to clients when you need us, and we are reachable by phone or email. For the convenience of our clients, we offer services in both English and Spanish.

It costs you nothing to find out how we can help you. To arrange a free initial consultation and case evaluation, please call (712) 481-9066 today. You can also contact our law office online. Our lawyers are here to listen and available to help.

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Put our experience, insight & results-driven approach to work for you. Schedule a free consultation with one of our dedicated attorneys to learn about your legal options for recovery.