Featuring: Michael J. Javoronok & Monte L. Neilan
About Your Speakers
Michael J. Javoronok, Esq. During law school, Mr. Javoronok was a law clerk for the Douglas County District Court. After graduation from law school, he was a Deputy County Attorney handling a wide range of cases from fires and explosions, to investigating causes of death as Deputy Coroner, and learning investigative techniques. After five years, he went into the civil practice of law and has handled primarily litigation including personal injury and some commercial cases since then. He is an avid photographer, and he and his staff prepare many of their own trial exhibits. He has been an on line researcher for more than 25 years. He has tried cases in Nebraska, Texas and Missouri. He is licensed in Nebraska and Colorado.
Monte L. Neilan practices in the areas of personal injury, wrongful death and workers’ compensation. He was admitted to practice in 1997 to Nebraska and Wyoming, and to Colorado in 2007. He received his bachelor’s degree from Brigham Young University and his law degree from the University of Nebraska College of Law. Memberships include: Nebraska State Bar Association, 1997; Wyoming State Bar, 1997; The Colorado Bar Association, 2007; Nebraska Association of Trial Attorneys (Member, 1997; Board of Directors, 2005; Circle of Advocates, 2008); Wyoming Trial Lawyers Association, 1997; American Association for Justice, 1999; Colorado Trial Lawyers Association, 2009. Advocate, Association of Trial Lawyers of Americas National College of Advocacy, 2005; Fellow, Gerry Spence’s Trial Lawyers College, 2006; Lecturer: The Basics of Juror Bias- Nuts, Bolts and Naming, Nebraska Association of Trial Attorneys Seminar Series, 2008; Cross Examination of the Defense Medical Examiner in Soft Tissue Cases, Nebraska Association of Trial Attorneys Seminar Series, 2009. Fellow: Nebraska State Bar Association Leadership Academy, 2008.