Thaddeus J. Yurek III
Thaddeus J. Yurek III
Partner, 2015 – Present
A native of California, Thaddeus “Toby” Yurek III moved to the Las Vegas valley in high school and has considered Nevada home ever since. He did his undergraduate work at Hope International University in Fullerton, California, and returned to Nevada in 1995 to join the City of Henderson Police Department as a Police Officer. He served for 20 years, advancing to the rank of Lieutenant before retiring in 2015.
During his time with the Henderson Police Department, Mr. Yurek completed his Master’s Degree in Criminal Justice from Boston University. He went on to pursue his Juris Doctorate from the William S. Boyd School of Law at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. He graduated in 2008 and was accepted to the Nevada Bar that same year.
Upon retirement from law enforcement, Mr. Yurek joined the firm. His background and experience gives him a unique understanding of the challenges faced by those who serve our community as first responders, allowing him to offer quality representation to the injured. He also serves as an instructor for law enforcement agencies and police academies, specializing in Fourth Amendment law.
Mr. Yurek is a Fee Dispute Mediator and Arbitrator for the State Bar of Nevada, and a member of the Nevada Justice Association. He has served on the Governance Board of Lake Mead Christian Ministries and the Board of Trustees of Hope International University. He was recently appointed as Judge Pro Tempore for the City of Henderson Municipal Court.
Mr. Yurek enjoys being a part of the GGRM team because it is “a firm that truly cares about clients – where helping people is a priority.”
Jason D. Mills
Jason D. Mills
Nevada Workers’ Compensation Attorney Jason Mills has been practicing workers’ compensation law in Las Vegas since 2000 and assists injured workers throughout the state of Nevada.
Jason Mills was born and raised in Las Vegas, Nevada. He learned respect for hard work from his parents who both worked in busy Las Vegas casinos. At the age of fourteen, he began working after school at a local plant nursery where he further honed his respect for hard work. After graduating from Western High School, Jason Mills attended the University of Nevada Las Vegas and was a member of the Golden Key National Honor Society and the Sigma Alpha Epsilon fraternity. He graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology in 1996. Mr. Mills then attended California Western School of Law in San Diego, California. While pursuing his law degree Mr. Mills joined the law school’s national Gafford Mock Trial Team and was elected to be the Student Bar Association Vice-President. In 2000, Mr. Mills returned to Las Vegas and obtained his license to practice law in Nevada and begun his professional legal career. Mr. Mills also became licensed to practice law in the state of Washington in 2015.
Mr. Mills focuses his practice on Nevada workers’ compensation claims representing Nevada’s injured workers. Indeed, many new clients are regularly referred to him by not only former clients who are highly satisfied with the outcome of their worker’s comp cases, but also from fellow attorneys throughout the Nevada bar who recognize Mr. Mills’ legal skill in the field of Nevada workers’ compensation law. Professionally, there is nothing that Mr. Mills enjoys more than helping Nevada’s injured workers get the benefits they are owed.
Over his career, Mr. Mills has acted as lead counsel on several thousand contested workers’ compensation claims. He has developed a reputation as a tireless advocate for his injured clients. Mr. Mills has successfully litigated workers’ compensation cases through the Nevada Industrial Insurance system at all levels of the administrative law process; from the initial Hearing Office through the Nevada Supreme Court. After his former partner retired from the practice of law in December 2017, Mr. Mills continues to operate and rebranded the law firm as Jason D. Mills & Associates. Jason D. Mills & Associates merged with GGRM on January 1, 2021.
Mr. Mills is also active in the state trial lawyers association, the Nevada Justice Association (NJA). In that capacity, Mr. Mills has both lobbied and testified for the NJA on important issues related to Nevada’s injured workers at the Nevada Legislature since 2015. In 2016 Mr. Mills was elected to the Board of Governors for the NJA. In 2017 Mr. Mills was awarded the NJA’s “Badger Award” for his distinguished service to the association and the people of the State of Nevada. In 2018 Mr. Mills was elected to the Board of Trustees for the Citizens for Justice, the NJA political action committee. In 2018 the State Bar of Nevada selected Mr. Mills as one of the five co-founding board members to serve on the State Bar of Nevada Board of Workers’ Compensation Legal Specialization in order to create and administer a state bar certification and testing process for attorney specialization in the field of Nevada workers’ compensation law. Mr. Mills is also a member of the national trial lawyers association, the American Association of Justice (AAJ) and Workers’ Injury Law & Advocacy Group (WILG).
Lisa M. Anderson
Lisa M. Anderson
Partner, 1996 – Present
Lisa Anderson joined the firm in 1996. Even though her U.S. Air Force family lived in many different locations throughout the country and the world, she considers Las Vegas her home, graduating from Eldorado High School in 1986. She attended the University of Southern California in 1990, where she received her Bachelor’s degree in Political Science. In 1993, she earned her Juris Doctorate from the University of Miami and was admitted to the Nevada Bar that same year.
Mrs. Anderson was one of the first attorneys in Nevada to become a certified Workers’ Compensation Specialist with the Nevada Justice Association. She enjoys spending time with her family on the beach and out in the community serving together. She is passionate about mentoring high school students, speaking about the benefits of college and discussing ways to overcome the obstacles to going to college.
For over 20 years, Mrs. Anderson has been fighting for the rights of the injured at GGRM because she believes in investing her time and energy into people. “GGRM is purposeful in building relationships with clients, staff and the community that outlive any case we may be working on.”
Partner, 2016 – Present
Originally from Pleasanton, California, Dillon Coil is proud to call Las Vegas home. After receiving his Bachelor’s degree in Political Science from Brigham Young University in 2006, he went on to earn his Juris Doctorate from the University of New Hampshire School of Law. He was admitted to the Nevada Bar in 2009.
Mr. Coil formerly served as an insurance defense trial attorney for some of the largest hotels and casinos on the Las Vegas strip. His experience and inside knowledge of the insurance industry gives him the upper hand in providing the best possible representation for our clients, recently settling a $5 million personal injury case.
Mr. Coil enjoys spending time hiking in the great outdoors, and recently conquered the hike of Half Dome in Yosemite, California. He speaks fluent Spanish, developed during his time serving the people of Argentina as a missionary in his younger years. As a man that has a heart for others, being a part of the GGRM team allows him to do what he does best. “Our clients are more important than our bottom line – we are here to help people, and that is where our success is found.”
Chief Executive Officers
Chief Operating Officer
April Finley, originally from Idaho, made Las Vegas her home in 2013. Her experience managing the day-to-day operations of some of the leading law firms in Las Vegas has made her an invaluable asset to the GGRM team.
April uses her financial background and operations experience to create effective, efficient processes that allows the firm to run smoothly. She believes in the work that GGRM does – taking care of the people in our community. “The goal I want to accomplish is to create an incredible client experience every time.”
April enjoys spending time with her family and is extremely proud to be a football mom.
Chief Information Officer
Originally from Lansing, Illinois, Adam Kellner received his Bachelor of Science in Computer Information Systems from the DeVry Institute of Technology in 1997. He served the City of Henderson for 15 years in Information Technology, designing and developing custom applications for the police department.
Adam’s technology expertise has helped the firm upgrade computer systems and make the transition to paperless processes. He enjoys the IT challenges and solving problems to increase efficiencies and productivity, allowing the firm to better serve clients. “We care a lot about our clients and try to always focus on what’s best for them.”
When not behind his computer, you can find Adam off-roading with his kids.
Chief Marketing Officer
Jeremy Beasley, originally from Florida, served for four years in the U.S. Air Force as a Senior Airman Electrician working on F-15 aircraft before beginning his legal career. He received the Air Force Longevity Service Award, the Air Force Good Conduct Medal, and the Air Force Outstanding Unit Award.
Jeremy received his Paralegal Certification from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, in 2000, and then went on to complete his Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, graduating summa cum laude from the University of Phoenix in 2006. He received his Juris Doctorate from the Mississippi College of Law in 2010 and was admitted to the Nevada Bar in 2011.
Jeremy has 20 years of law experience that he brings to the GGRM team, allowing him to provide quality representation for our clients. He appreciates how GGRM cares for each client, as well as each member of our team.
Jeremy loves spending time with his family, watching the Vegas Golden Knights, going camping, and taking tropical vacations.
Originally from New York, Joshua Davidson graduated with his Bachelor’s degree in Political Science and Pre-Law from Flagler College in 2007. He received his Juris Doctorate from the Florida Coastal School of Law in Jacksonville, Florida in 2010, where he was a member of the Phi Alpha Delta Law Society.
After spending five years as an agent representing professional athletes, Joshua was admitted to the California Bar in 2015. He entered into workers’ compensation litigation prior to his admittance to the Nevada Bar in 2017. His unique background and experience helps him understand the issues our clients face when injured on the job.
When asked what impressed him most about the firm, Joshua remarked about the integrity with which GGRM practices law. He enjoys traveling, martial arts, hiking, and spending time with family.
Originally from Layton, Utah, Zachary (Zach) Jones graduated from Weber State University with a bachelor’s degree in Psychology and a minor in Criminal Justice. He went on to receive his Juris Doctorate from J. Rueben Clark Law School at Brigham Young University in Provo, Utah. While in law school, Zach clerked for Senior Judge Bruce S. Jenkins of the United States District Court – District of Utah. He became a member of the State Bar of Nevada in 2019.
Zach’s experience as an insurance defense attorney in Las Vegas gives him the advantage when representing our clients that have suffered from a personal injury. He chose to join the team at GGRM because he enjoys helping people and desires to make a difference by providing peace of mind for our clients.
Zach enjoys spending time with his family, golfing, and watching the Dallas Cowboys.
Originally from California, David Rothenberg received his Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from Nevada State College. He went on to pursue his Juris Doctorate, graduating magna cum laude from the William S. Boyd School of Law at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, in 2014. During his time at Boyd, he was a Senior Staff Member of the Nevada Law Journal and the Executive Director of the Intellectual Property Law Society.
David was admitted to the Nevada Bar in 2014. Before joining the GGRM team, he served the legal community in a variety of areas – externships at the Eighth Judicial District Court and the U.S. District Court (Nevada), a Student Mediator at the Thomas and Mack Legal Clinic, and part of the Southern Nevada Senior Law Program.
David enjoys his work as an attorney because he cares about helping people and chose to join the GGRM team because of our solid reputation in the community. When he’s out of the courtroom, he enjoys archery, hiking, and woodworking.
A true Las Vegas native, Taylor Smith completed his undergraduate work at the University of Nevada Las Vegas, earning a bachelor’s degree in Mathematics. He was subsequently accepted into the S.J. Quinney College of Law at the University of Utah in Salt Lake City. Taylor graduated with his Juris Doctorate in 2019 and was accepted into the State Bar of Nevada later that same year.
Taylor was drawn to GGRM Law Firm by its years of established excellence and a solid vision for the future. His joy in practicing law comes from his ability to help others in their time of need.
A former weightlifting coach, Taylor enjoys Olympic weightlifting. He also loves spending time with his family, watching the NBA, and bargaining.
A native of Utah, Erik Tondevold graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Business Management from the University of Utah, Salt Lake City, in 2013. He went on to receive his Juris Doctorate from the William S. Boyd School of Law at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas in 2018. He was Vice-President of the J. Reuben Clark Law Society and participated in the Boyd School of Law Mediation Clinic. He was admitted to the Nevada Bar in 2018.
Erik worked in a variety of legal fields before joining the GGRM team. He is excited to use his experience to provide quality representation for our workers’ compensation clients.
Erik is fluent in Spanish, developed while serving as a missionary in Chile for two years. He enjoys spending time with his family, playing sports and watching sports, especially the Vegas Golden Knights.
E. Matthew Zobrist
E. Matthew Zobrist
Matthew “Matt” Zobrist, originally from Utah, graduated from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, in 1998 with a Bachelor’s degree in Criminal Justice. He was hired by the City of Henderson Police Department that same year, where he served as a Police Officer until retiring as a Sergeant in 2016.
During his time with the Henderson Police Department, he completed his Juris Doctorate at the William S. Boyd School of Law at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas in 2006. He was admitted to the Nevada Bar in 2007. Combing his law enforcement experience and legal knowledge in the classroom,
he is an Adjunct Professor with the College of Southern Nevada and an Instructor for the Southern Desert Regional Police Academy.
Joining the GGRM team allowed Matt to continue to do what he loved doing in law enforcement – making a difference in people’s lives. “I love to help educate our clients on what their rights are when they are injured and give them hope.”
Matt speaks fluent Spanish, developed during his time serving the people of Paraguay as a missionary in his younger years. He is married to his college sweetheart and loves spending time with her and their seven children.
Charles D. Hopper
Charles D. Hopper
Human Resources Manager
Founding Partner, 1970 – Present
In 1970, Aubrey Goldberg joined forces with John Greenman to form the Law Offices of Greenman and Goldberg. He completed his undergraduate degree at the College of William and Mary and went on to receive his Juris Doctorate from the Marshall-Wythe School of Law at the College of William and Mary. He was admitted to the Virginia Bar in 1966, the Nevada Bar and the U.S. District Court (Nevada) in 1968, and the U.S. Court of Appeals (9th Circuit) in 1985. He served with the United States Air Force on both active and reserve duty, attaining the rank of Lieutenant Colonel.
Mr. Goldberg has served in leadership positions for numerous organizations, to include President of the State Bar of Nevada, President of the Clark County Bar Association, and President of the Southern Nevada chapter of the American Board of Trial Advocates. He is a member of the American College of Trial Lawyers as well as the Association of Trian Lawyers of America and the Nevada Association of Trial Lawyers. He has also served as a Supreme Court Judge Mediator for the Nevada Supreme Court. In 2016, he was selected as the Nevada representative for the U.S. Supreme Court Historical Society.
Mr. Goldberg has devoted his entire career to providing the best possible representation for his clients because he enjoys building relationships with his them and tackling the challenges that each new case brings. His extensive experience and faithful service have been the “gold” standard in our community.
Gabriel A. Martinez
Gabriel A. Martinez
Founding Partner, 1985 – Present
Gabriel “Gabe” Martinez joined the firm in 1985. He graduated cum laude from Loyola Marymount University with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration and earned his law degree from Loyola Law School in Los Angeles in 1984. He was admitted to the California Bar in 1984 before returning to Nevada. He was admitted to the Nevada Bar and the U.S. District Court (Nevada) in 1985.
Mr. Martinez maintains professional affiliations with the State Bar of Nevada (Disciplinary Committee 1987-1996; Minority Relations Committee 1991-1997), the State Bar of California, Latin American Bar Association (former Vice-President), American Bar Association, Nevada Trial Lawyers Association, Nevada Justice Association, The Association of Trial Lawyers of America and the Million Dollar Advocates Forum.
Mr. Martinez has over 30 years of experience in personal injury law, general civil litigation and workers’ compensation law. He is dedicated to providing clients with exemplary legal services that meet their needs. When he is not defending the rights of his clients, he enjoys golfing, fishing and hunting.