Firm News

September 5, 2019

Mike Hilgers Named Midwest Super Lawyer

by Hilgers Graben PLLC

Hilgers Graben PLLC’s founding partner, Mike Hilgers, has been selected for inclusion in the 2019 Great Plains Super Lawyers list. Each year, attorneys who have demonstrated excellence in the practice of law are recognized as “Super Lawyers” by the Super Lawyers rating service. The service identifies and recognizes outstanding lawyers across more than 70 practice areas. From intellectual property and commercial cases to internal investigations, Mike hasDSC_1108 successfully represented clients from small businesses in Nebraska to the country’s largest Fortune 500 companies.

Mike started the law practice with two employees in 2011. The firm has grown to over 30 lawyers with offices in Lincoln, Dallas, and Denver and was recently recognized by Inc. Magazine as one of the 5,000 fastest growing private companies in the United States for the third year in a row. Prior to starting his career in private practice, Mike clerked on the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit. Mike graduated from the University of Chicago Law School, where he was an editor on the law review.

Annual Super Lawyers selections are made using a multiphase process which includes a statewide survey of lawyers, an independent research evaluation of candidates, and peer reviews by practice area. The result is a credible, comprehensive, and diverse listing of exceptional attorneys.

Super Lawyers lists are published nationwide in Super Lawyers Magazine and in leading publications across the country. Super Lawyers Magazine also features editorial profiles of attorneys who embody excellence in the practice of law.

About Hilgers Graben PLLC

Hilgers Graben PLLC is a nationwide litigation boutique specializing in complex commercial and intellectual property litigation, discovery counsel services, and trademark services. The firm leverages low-cost locations and innovation to provide superior legal services while driving down costs for its clients. It was named for the third year in a row to the Inc. 5000 list of fastest-growing companies in America and was named the fastest-growing law firm in Nebraska. The firm has offices in Nebraska, Dallas, and Denver. For more information, please visit or contact