Timothy A. Klingler

Phone: (812) 422-9444 | Fax: (812) 421-7459 | Email: taklingler@jacksonkelly.com
221 NW Fifth Street, Evansville, IN 47708

Timothy A. Klingler is Counsel in the Firm's Evansville, Indiana, office. Mr. Klingler practices in the Administrative Practice Group and focuses his practice in the areas of workers' compensation defense and mediation. He also serves as Chairman in medical malpractice cases in the state of Indiana and as Chairman of the Workers' Compensation Section of the Defense Trial Counsel of Indiana.

Legal Experience
2014 - PresentJackson Kelly PLLC
2011 - 2014Rudolph, Fine, Porter & Johnson, LLP
2000 - 2011McCray Lavallo Frank & Klingler
1990 - 1991University of Notre Dame (Post-graduate Studies)
1985J.D.Indiana University Maurer School of Law
1982B.A., magna cum laudeIndiana University
1980Indiana Law Enforcement Academy (Top Academic Honors)
Bar Admissions
Court Admissions
1990United States Supreme Court
1986U.S. Court of Appeals, Seventh Circuit
1985U.S. District Court, Northern District of Indiana
1985U.S. District Court, Southern District of Indiana

Professional Involvement:
  • Evansville Bar Association
  • Indiana State Bar Association
  • Indiana Worker's Compensation Institute, Southern Indiana Division, State Division
  • National Worker's Compensation Defense Network, Member
  • Defense Trial Counsel of Indiana, Worker's Compensation Section (Chairman)
  • Worker's Compensation Board of Indiana
  • Registered Indiana Civil Mediator, 1992-present

  • Vanderburgh County Sheriff's Office Merit Board
  • Mater Dei High School, Board of Trustees

Teaching and Lecturing:
  • “Compensability of Claims under the Workers Compensation Code,” Indiana Continuing Legal Education Forum, Workers Compensation Seminar (Indianapolis), October 2013
  • “Appropriate Post-Injury Investigation of WC Claims,” Indiana Chamber of Commerce Annual Indiana Workers Compensation Conference (Indianapolis), February 2013

Writings and Publications:
  • “Compensability of Injuries Suffered in Workplace Falls,” Tri-State Better Business Bureau Newsletter (Evansville), May 2013

Awards and Honors:
  • Named in Indiana Super Lawyers® for Workers' Compensation Law, 2015-2017
  • The Best Lawyers in America®, Workers' Compensation Law - Employers, 2012-2018
  • Phi Beta Kappa
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