Bryan Bradley

Kenneth J. Allen Law Group, LLC
Allen Law Building, 1109 Glendale Blvd
Valparaiso, IN 46383
(219) 465-6292

Practice Areas
Personal Injury
Brain Injuries
Wrongful Death
Work Related
Defective Products
Semi-Truck Crashes

B.A., Political Science, 1991, University of Illinois-Urbana

J.D., 1994, Valparaiso University School of Law

Bryan L. Bradley is a senior partner in the personal injury law firm of KENNETH J. ALLEN LAW GROUP, LLC. Mr. Bradley focuses his practice on heavy truck and bus crash litigation and catastrophic personal injury and wrongful death.

He obtained his Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in 1991 and Juris Doctorate from Valparaiso University School of Law in 1994.

A sustaining member of the American Association for Justice, Mr. Bradley is strong advocate for the rights of those injured and in the interests of improving safety whether on the nation’s highways or elsewhere. He is a sustaining member of the Indiana Trial Lawyer Association where he also serves on the Board of Directors.

Mr. Bradley was recognized in The Best Lawyers in America 2018, in the areas of Plaintiff’s Personal Injury Litigation and also in Product Liability Litigation. Mr. Bradley received the AV Preeminent Peer Review Rating from Martindale Hubbell, and has an AVVO Superb 10.0 rating in the areas of Trucking Accidents, Wrongful Death, and Brain Injury. Mr. Bradley has been selected as an Indiana Super Lawyer in multiple years. Mr. Bradley is also a member of the Illinois Trial Lawyer Association; Million Dollar Advocates Forum Life Member; a Life Fellow of the Indiana Bar Foundation; and an Advocate Attorney member of the Academy of Truck Accident Attorneys. Mr. Bradley is a contributing author to Truck Accident Litigation, Second and Third Editions, published by the American Bar Association and is a frequent speaker on topics relating to jury trials and truck crash litigation.

Mr. Bradley is retired from the United States Army Reserve Judge Advocate General Corps and is a graduate of the Army Command and General Staff College. He has spent his entire 24 year career representing those who have been injured or killed due to the negligence of others. Mr. Bradley has never represented companies or corporations in defense of those parties.

Admitted in 1994, Indiana and Illinois; U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois; U.S. District Court, Central District of Illinois;

U.S. District Court, Northern and Southern Districts of Indiana; U.S. District Court, Western District of Michigan;

U.S. Court of Appeals, Seventh and Tenth Circuits; U.S. Court of Federal Claims; U.S. Supreme Court

Services/Community Activities/Awards
Charles Vaughn Trial Advocacy Award, 1992-1993

Military Service: Major (Ret.), United States Army Reserve, Judge Advocate General’s Corps

Command & General’s Staff College graduate

Recipient of Meritorious Service Medal following overseas service during Operation Enduring Freedom/Operation Iraqi Freedom

Membership in other organizations: Animal Legal Defense Fund, Ancient Free & Accepted Masons, American Legion and Reserve Officers Association

Presentations / Publications
Anatomy & Physiology for Attorneys, Moderator, NBI, Merrillville (June 26, 2015)
Collecting Judgments: When the Defense Lawyer’s Malpractice Coverage Becomes the Defendant’s Excess Coverage, ITLA, Indianapolis. (June 12, 2015)
Trucking Regulations, Liability, and Litigation, NBI (2015)
An Attorney’s Guide to the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations NBI (2015)
Trucking Regulations, Liability and Litigation NBI (2014)
Special Issues in Automobile Accident Cases, Chair, ICLEF (2014)
Damages in Personal Injury and Wrongful Death Cases, Chair, ICLEF (2014)
Master Series Conference: Advanced Personal Injury, Chair, ICLEF (July 2013)
Suing the Sovereign: State and Federal Tort Claims ICLEF (2013)
Trucking Litigation: “Theories of Liability and Trial Strategies in Trucking Cases”, ICLEF (May 2012)
Trial Techniques in Trucking Cases (2011)
“Obtaining the Best Settlement for Personal Injury Clients”, Merrillville, Indiana (October 2007)
“Why Commercial Motor Vehicle Cases are Different”, Minnesota Trial Lawyers Association, Minneapolis, MN (May 2007)
“Chapter 7: Spoliation of Evidence” (co-author) Truck Accident Litigation, 2nd Ed. ABA (2006)
“Winning Your Trial”, Merrillville, Indiana (August 2006)
“Civil Trial From Start to Finish”, Merrillville, Indiana (December 2005)
“Advanced Personal Injury Practice”, Merrillville, Indiana (June 2005)
“Trying the Automobile Case in Indiana”, South Bend, Indiana (July 2004)
“Superior Deposition Strategies in Indiana Civil Trial Practice”, Merrillville, Indiana (December 2004)
“Privileged Communications,” Ramstein, Germany (July 2003)
“Superior Deposition Strategies in Indiana Civil Trial Practice”, Merrillville, Indiana (December 2003)
“Trying the Soft Tissue Case in Indiana”, South Bend, Indiana (December 2001)
Professional Activities
American Association for Justice, Sustaining Member
Indiana Trial Lawyers Association, Member of Board of Directors
Illinois Trial Lawyers Association
Lake County Bar Association