Our Awards & Accolades
Dedicated to Excellence for Over 30 Years
At Cullan & Cullan LLC, we are proud to have a team of experienced Omaha personal injury attorneys who have been recognized by their peers and prestigious legal organizations alike for their commitment to providing exceptional client service and achieving numerous record-breaking results on behalf of injured individuals throughout the state of Nebraska. Our lawyer-attorneys have earned an array of awards and accolades over the course of their 30+ years in practice. Read on to see some of our awards and, if you were injured or lost a loved one due to someone else’s negligent or wrongful actions, contact Cullan & Cullan LLC today for a free consultation.
American Board of Legal Medicine
Dr. Sam Cullan is Board-Certified in Legal Medicine by the American Board of Legal Medicine, a prominent professional society committed to addressing issues that arise at the intersection of law and medicine.
Inner Circle of Advocates
Dr. Pat Cullan and Dr. Joe Cullan are members of the Inner Circle of Advocates. This is one of the most prestigious organizations in the United States. It includes 100 of the best plaintiff lawyers in the United States. It is an invitation-only group with the goal to promote the education and knowledge among top trial lawyers. Membership is a testament to an attorney’s high standards, as well as their extraordinary competence, skill, knowledge, experience, and high-quality representation. Drs. Pat and Joe Cullan are two of the youngest members to be invited into this respected organization.
The Irish Legal 100
Dr. Pat Cullan and Dr. Joe Cullan were both named “Top 100 Most Distinguished Attorneys in America with Irish Roots” by the Irish Legal 100, an annually compiled list of the most distinguished legal professionals in the United States who share Irish roots. Other distinguished members of the Irish Legal 100 include United States Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts and Justice Anthony Kennedy.
Million and Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum
Cullan & Cullan are members of the Million and the Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum, one of the most prestigious groups of trial lawyers in the United States that limits its membership to attorneys who have won multi-million-dollar verdicts and settlements. Less than 1% of U.S. attorneys are members of the forum.
National Board of Trial Advocacy
Dr. Sam Cullan is a National Board of Trial Advocacy (NBTA) Board-Certified Trial Lawyer, a credential that provides reliable evidence of his specialized knowledge and proficiency.
The National Trial Lawyers Top 40 Under 40
Dr. Pat Cullan and Dr. Joe Cullan were named "Top 40 Under 40" by the National Trial Lawyers. Award recipients are lawyers under the age of 40 who exemplify superior qualifications, leadership, and notable trial results. Selection is based on a thorough multi-phase process which includes peer nominations combined with third-party research.
The National Trial Lawyers Top 100 Lawyers
Dr. Gene Cullan, Dr. Pat Cullan and Dr. Joe Cullan are members of The National Trial Lawyers Top 100 Trial Lawyers, an invitation-only national organization that selects the most qualified attorneys from across the country based on their leadership, professional stature and influence and their profile as either a civil plaintiff or criminal defense trial lawyer.
Cullan & Cullan was named “Best Personal Injury Attorneys in 2017” by Newsweek Magazine. In addition, Dr. Pat Cullan and Dr. Joe Cullan were also featured in Newsweek magazine’s “Rising Legal Stars” feature which recognized their exceptional legal and medical background.
Super Lawyers® magazine honors leading attorneys who have been recognized by their peers for a high level of professional achievement. We are proud to have several attorneys selected for inclusion in the Super Lawyers® list.
Best Lawyers of America
The Best Lawyers in America® seeks to recognize the top attorneys in the United States via a peer-review process. We are honored to have several of our attorneys included in this prestigious list.
AV Preeminent by Martindale-Hubbell
A number of our attorneys have earned AV Preeminent® Ratings from Martindale-Hubbell®, the highest possible rating offered by the prestigious organizations. Ratings are determined based on peer reviews, legal ability, ethical standards, and other factors.
We are proud to have several attorneys who have earned an Avvo Rating of 10.0 Superb. Attorneys earn ratings based on a number of factors, including experience, recognition, and professional conduct.
American Association of Justice
As members of the American Association for Justice, the attorneys at Cullan & Cullan LLC are proud to support an organization that fosters balance in the U.S. justice system by empowering lawyers to protect their clients and improve our communities nationwide.
Best Medical Malpractice Lawyers in Omaha by Expertise.com
Cullan & Cullan lawyers were listed among the “Best Medical Malpractice Lawyers” in Omaha by Expertise.com. Listees are selected based on over 25 variables across 5 categories, from qualifications to experience, to reputation, and more.
Best Car Accident Lawyers in Omaha by Expertise.com
Expertise.com named Cullan & Cullan lawyers among the “Best Car Accident Lawyers” in Omaha. Qualifications, reputation, and professionalism are among the categories considered.
2022 U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms”
Cullan & Cullan was ranked in 2022 “Best Law Firms” by U.S. News — Best Lawyers® for our work in Kansas City, Missouri. We were placed in Metropolitan Tier 1 for “Medical Malpractice Law - Plaintiffs” and Metropolitan Tier 2 for “Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs.”