About Our Attorneys

Over Four Decades Of Experience, Multimillion-Dollar Recoveries

At Lamkin, Van Eman, Trimble & Dougherty, LLC, we bring not only proven litigation skills, but a real commitment to bettering our clients' lives.

For over four decades, we have built a reputation for providing confident, compassionate and comprehensive representation in personal injury, malpractice and other civil disputes in the Columbus area and throughout Ohio.

About Our Attorneys

Here are brief biographies of each of our attorneys, followed by links to their full profiles.

Tim Van Eman Timothy L. Van Eman

Tim Van Eman has focused his entire legal career on fighting for the injured and the families of wrongful death victims. For more than three decades, he has helped clients pursue rightful compensation in injury and malpractice cases, with a proven record of results. This includes many successful trials and numerous multimillion-dollar damage awards. Mr. Van Eman also provides aggressive advocacy for financial fraud victims in litigation against financial institutions and stockbrokers.

Tom Trimble Thomas W. Trimble

Tom Trimble offers skilled representation to people injured by the negligence or wrongdoing of others. Since 1983, he has helped hundreds of people obtain proper compensation and won a number of multimillion-dollar cases. Mr. Trimble worked for a major car insurance company early in his career and has particular knowledge of insurance issues, including insurance bad faith claims. He is a graduate of Capital University Law School.

Kathy Dougherty Kathy A. Dougherty

Kathy Dougherty uses her background as a medical professional to provide effective representation to clients in personal injury and medical malpractice cases. Before graduating from The Ohio State University College of Law, she obtained a degree in nursing and worked in the health care field for many years. Like others in our firm, Ms. Dougherty has a proven track record of successful cases, including many multimillion-dollar settlements.

SarahLodge Sarah Lodge

Sarah Lodge began at Lamkin, Van Eman, Trimble & Dougherty in 2016. Sarah limits her practice to advocating for those who are injured due to accidents and medical malpractice. She is a graduate of Capital University Law School.

Lamkin William W. Lamkin

Mr. Lamkin founded our firm in 1968 and has helped many injured people obtain compensation in cases involving personal injury, medical malpractice, wrongful death and other matters. He has had many multimillion-dollar cases over the years and is now of counsel to the firm.

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