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L. Tyler Laflin

Workers' Compensation
(402) 226-6503

Meet Tyler

Tyler is a personable and communicative defense lawyer who focuses on workers' compensation claims in South Dakota, Iowa, and Nebraska. He possesses a knack for swiftly assessing and selecting a course of action. Tyler's forward-thinking approach and ability to anticipate potential outcomes make him an agile and effective negotiator.

With a focus on workers' compensation claims, Tyler brings a unique blend of legal acumen and interpersonal skills to the table making him a recognizable and standout figure. People remember meeting Tyler, and his approach to insurance defense work is distinguished by his personable nature.  He understands that ongoing and timely communication is the key to building strong partnerships with clients, adversaries, and fellow industry folks. 

His commitment to swift action goes beyond communication and is made possible by a relentless commitment and unwavering work ethic. Adherence to routine, endless enthusiasm for his trade, and dedication to the standards his clients set for him shape Tyler’s reputation. He stands out for his swift and decisive actions. Tyler assesses situations quickly and is able to chart a course of action for his clients from the outset of a claim.   Tyler's proactive approach ensures that potential challenges are addressed promptly, minimizing risks and optimizing outcomes.  Tyler knows that sometimes the best defense is offense. 

Tyler’s commitment to relationships and reputation is evident in his industry involvement. He is a member of the The Iowa Bar Association, The Nebraska Bar Association, The South Dakota Bar Association, The United States Supreme Court Bar, the National Retail and Restaurant Defense Association, Nebraska Claims Association, Nebraskans for Workers’ Compensation Equity and Fairness, Workers Compensation Association of Nebraska and the Iowa Association of Workers’ Compensation Lawyers.  He is a member of CLM and served on the Board of Directors of the Omaha Chapter. Tyler is a 2016 graduate of the Litigation Management Institute.  Not only does he enjoy the camaraderie, he leverages these relationships into the results his clients expect. 

Connect with Tyler for a defense lawyer who understands that your success is built on a foundation of timely communication and swift actions.

Creighton University School of Law, JD
University of Nebraska-Lincoln, BA