Thadd Llaurado

Murphy & Prachthauser, SC
330 E Kilbourn Ave Ste 1200
Milwaukee, WI 53202
(414) 271-1011

Mr. Llaurado earned his bachelor’s degree from Marquette University, graduating magna cum laude in 1983 and was a member of Phi Beta Kappa and Alpha Sigma Nu. He graduated from Marquette University Law School in 1986 and was a Thomas More Scholar.

He was on the Marquette Law Review as an Articles Editor and Author of comment: “The Actionability Under Section 1983 of a Negligent Deprivation of a Liberty Interest in Light of Daniels and Davidson,” 69 Marquette Law Review 601, 1986.

Mr. Llaurado was raised in Hales Corners, Wisconsin. He resides with his wife, Kathleen, and together they have four children, Thomas, Kathryn, Joseph, and Patrick.

Mr. Llaurado has given over 30 presentations in a span of 15 years to fellow lawyers including the following most recent presentations:

“Product Defects in Automobiles,” WAJ, December 2018
“Everything You Need to Know About Discovery in a Trucking Case,” 360 Advocacy, February 2018
"Auto Injury from A to Z," NBI January 2016
"Advanced Civil Litigation," NBI December 2015
"Handling Discovery Disputes," NBI December 2015
"Using Evidence to Support Your Damages Case," NBI December 2015
"Advanced Issues in Personal Injury Litigation," NBI October 2015
"Update on Product Liability," WAJ July 2015
"Pretrial Conferences and Strategy in Personal Injury Litigation," NBI May 2015
"Calculating Lost Earning Capacity Damages in Injury Settlements," NBI March 2015
"Roof Crush Update," AAJ February 2015
Published Works
“Discovery Issues in Distracted Driving Cases,” Trial Magazine, AAJ, February 2013
“Reducing Rollover Deaths and Injuries,” Trial Magazine, AAJ, February 2009
“Comment: The Actionability Under Section 1983 of a Negligent Deprivation of a Liberty Interest in Light of Daniels and Davidson.” 69 Marquette Law Review 601, 1986

Professional Activities & Honors

Mr. Llaurado is an active member of the following noble associations:

American Association of Justice
Wisconsin Association for Justice
American Bar Association
State Bar of Wisconsin
Milwaukee Bar Association - Courts Committee
Bench/Bar Civil Committee of the Milwaukee Bar Association
Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum
Limited to attorneys who have won million and multi-million dollar verdicts and settlements.
Society of Automotive Engineers
American Board of Trial Advocates-Wisconsin Chapter since 2014
Top 100 Trial Lawyers  The American Trial Lawyers Association since 2007 and recognized as a Top 100 Trial Lawyer.
Marquette University Law School Law Alumnae Board
Member: 2003 - 2009
Mr. Llaurado has been awarded with the following honors:

Super Lawyer Honors

Mr. Llaurado has been named a Super Lawyer from 2006-2009 and 2011-2017
American Institute of Personal Injury Attorneys

Mr. Llaurado received the "10 Best 2015" Client Satisfaction award from the American Institute of Personal Injury Attorneys.
Who’s Who in American Law

Listed in Who’s Who in American Law, 2009-2015
Martindale Registry of Preeminent Lawyers

Awarded the Highest Ratings by the Group