Kansas City Business Attorney | Swanson Bernard

Lloyd Raber


Lloyd W. Raber


Lloyd Raber defends employers, third-party administrators and insurance providers in all aspects of civil litigation, including personal injury, premises liability, workers’ compensation and insurance coverage disputes. Lloyd partners closely with each client to advise on litigation case strategy from intake to trial and appeal, including whether to pursue mediation or arbitration.

Lloyd is continually dedicated to finding the best and most cost-effective resolution for his client. He has significant experience defending and advising self-insured and high-deductible employers against workers’ compensation claims. In this capacity, Lloyd partners with his clients to anticipate their needs and efficiently work to resolve their claims.

He also counsels insurance agencies and providers on the applicability of coverage under a variety of insurance agreements. He is skilled in litigating declaratory judgment, breach of insurance contract, and bad faith actions. His measured and thoughtful approach to litigation helps his insurer clients mitigate insurance losses, claims and damages.

Practice Areas


  • Missouri

  • Kansas

  • U.S. District Court of Western Missouri

  • U.S. District Court of Kansas

Professional Affiliations

  • Missouri Organization of Defense Lawyers

  • Kansas Association of Defense Counsel

  • Defense Research Institute

  • Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association


  • J.D., University of Kansas, 2009

  • B.F.A., University of Utah, 2004