Areas of Practice:

  • Litigation
  • Workers' Compensation

Licensed In:

  • Kansas

Timothy A. Emerson

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Tim Emerson’s background is about as multi-faceted as it gets. After serving in the United States Marine Corps, Tim began his nearly 20 year legal career representing plaintiffs and claimants. He went on to counsel individuals and companies, both in private practice and as in-house counsel for one of the country’s largest insurance companies. Today, the Kansas Workers’ Compensation Fund is among Tim’s many valued clients. Tim’s diverse experience gives him the unique ability to be a problem-solver while zealously protecting his clients from economic harm.


Washburn University School of Law

Wichita State University, B.S., Administration of Justice, Summa Cum Laude

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Professional Practice

  • Of Counsel, Wallace Saunders, 2018 – Present
  • Law Office of Timothy A. Emerson, 2013 – 2018
  • Senior Attorney, The Hartford, 2010 – 2013
  • Private Practice, 2008 – 2010
  • Associate, Martin, Pringle, Oliver, Wallace & Bauer, LLP, 2001 – 2008
  • Private Practice, 1999 – 2001

Professional Licensure

  • Kansas
  • Federal District of Kansas
  • United States Federal Court of Claims

Professional Accomplishments

  • Successfully litigated workers’ compensation claims for employers, insurance carriers and the Kansas Workers’ Compensation Fund from administrative hearings through appellate review
  • Frequent speaker on workers’ compensation issues, including presentations at continuing education seminars
  • International Association of Defense Counsel Trial Academy at Stanford Law School.
    Wichita Business Journal “40 Under 40” Award

Civic Activities

  • Tim served for over a decade on the Board of Directors for Rainbows United, Inc., an organization devoted to helping children with special needs
  • He volunteers for “Bugles Across America,” a veteran founded, non-profit organization which provides the live sounding of “Taps” at military funerals
  • Deeply involved with Church, Tim often engages there in both service and recreational activities with his wife and their four children

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To connect with Tim, reach out via the below email address.