N. LARRY BORK

E: lbork@gseplaw.com

P: 785.233.0593

N. Larry Bork has long been rated AV in the Martindale-Hubbell attorney ratings.  For many years he has been selected for inclusion in Best Lawyers® in the fields of medical malpractice defense and personal injury litigation defense, and in 2013 was selected as the Lawyer of the Year in Topeka for personal injury litigation defense by that organization. Mr. Bork has also been selected by Super Lawyers in the fields of medical malpractice defense and personal injury defense.

His practice primarily involves medical malpractice and insurance defense litigation, and environmental law.  He is admitted to practice in Kansas, Nebraska, Missouri, and Oklahoma.  He has appeared in state courts in Iowa pro hac vice on multiple occasions.  He was admitted in the United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit, the United States Supreme Court, and the United States Court of Federal Claims.  He is a member of the Kansas, Nebraska, and Topeka Bar Associations, the Kansas Association of Defense Counsel, and the Defense Research Institute.

Mr. Bork graduated from the Creighton University School of Law in 1983.  While at Creighton, he served on the moot court board and authored “The Application of Federal Reserved Water Rights to Groundwater in the Western States,” 16 Creighton Law Review 781 (1983).

Mr. Bork graduated from Midland Lutheran College in Fremont, Nebraska in 1978, with degrees in biology, natural sciences and secondary education. As a graduate teaching assistant at Kansas State University, he focused on wildlife biology.  Mr. Bork was an Adjunct Assistant Professor at Washburn University, teaching civil procedure in the paralegal curriculum from 1986 to 1989.

He has served as president of Our Savior’s Lutheran Church, Communities in Schools of Kansas, and Topeka Public Schools Foundation, and has served on the boards of Sunflower Soccer Association, Topeka Round-Up Club, and the Topeka 20-30 Club.  Mr. Bork also participated in the Leadership Greater Topeka program.

Areas of Practice

  • Bankruptcy and Reorganization
  • Insurance Law and Defense
  • Corporate Commercial, Business and Employment Litigation
  • Insurance Law and Defense
  • Medical Malpractice and Nursing Home Defense
  • Corporate, Commercial and Business Litigation
  • Professional Liability Defense
  • Medical Malpractice Defense
  • Insurance Law and Defense
  • Creditor’s Rights
  • Real Estate Issues
  • General Civil Litigation

Speaking Engagements

  • 2017 Bankruptcy Program, Western District of Missouri: Bankruptcy Advocacy Proceedings, A Program for Litigators and Bankruptcy Attorneys – Student Loan Dischargeability Actions
  • 2017 Farm Bureau Subrogation Department: Establishing a Solid Foundation for a Subrogation Claim or Lawsuit
  • 2016 High Risk Obstetrics Symposium: Legal Issues and Documentation

Accolades

  • Martindale-Hubbel A/V rated
  • 2017 Best Lawyers – Best Lawyers in America
  • 2016 Best Lawyers – Kansas Medical Malpractice
  • 2013 Best Lawyers – Topeka Lawyer of the Year, Personal Injury Litigation