Gallner & Pattermann

300 West Broadway
Suite 145
Atlantic, IA 51503-9055
Phone: 402-403-3092
Fax: 712-323-0814
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About the Firm

The Law Offices of Gallner and Pattermann, P.C., are one of the best established practices in Iowa, dedicated to representing clients in injury related cases and family law. The firm’s outstanding attorneys, with more than 50 years of combined experience, have made a reputation for themselves by providing compassionate and comprehensive legal services to injured people and those going through a family crisis. The firm’s commitment to helping their clients in every possible way, unbeatable experience, and the personal attention clients receive, makes Gallner and Pattermann one of the top law firms in Council Bluffs, ideally located to represent clients from all over Iowa and Nebraska.

The law firm of Gallner and Pattermann prides itself in providing a client-centered approach which, building upon the firm’s experience and unique style of working, allows clients to obtain favorable results and the compensation they are rightfully entitled to. Gallner and Pattermann was founded in 1974 by Sheldon M. Gallner and Laura L. Patterman. Sheldon Gallner has a J.D. from the University of Iowa College of Law, and has been a member of the Iowa State Bar for almost 40 years. He specializes in cases related to Personal Injury, Auto and Trucking Accidents, and Worker’s Compensation.  Laura Patterman is a native of Iowa, and holds a J.D. from the same college as Gallner. She has been a member of the State Bar for 18 years, and possesses a wealth of experience in representing plaintiffs in Personal Injury and Worker’s Compensation, in addition to Industrial Third Party Claims, Neck and Back Injuries, and Appellate Law.

In addition to the areas of Compensation, Social Security Disability and SSI benefits, Personal Injury, and Auto Accidents, the law offices of Gallner and Pattermann also represent clients in areas of family law, such as divorce, child custody, property division, and adoption. By ensuring personal contact with each of their clients, the attorneys at Gallner and Pattermann ensure they thoroughly understand the issues, and prepare a solid case that guarantees a favorable outcome. All in all, the law firm of Gallner and Pattermann is the go-to place for all types of legal services in Iowa and Nebraska.


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Areas of Law

  • Employment Law Employee
  • Government Agencies & Programs
  • Health & Health Care Law
  • Legal Malpractice
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Motor Vehicle Accidents Plaintiff
  • Nursing Home Abuse
  • Personal Injury Plaintiff
  • Railroad Worker Injury FELA
  • Professional Malpractice Law
  • Social Security Disability
  • Workers' Compensation Law

Office Location

Gallner & Pattermann

300 West Broadway
Suite 145
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