Ethan Niedermeyer is a senior associate attorney at Viadro Law, LLP. He is an experienced trial attorney and litigates a wide range of personal injury cases including wrongful death, motor vehicle, bicycle, dangerous premises, industrial accidents, and construction accidents.
Mr. Niedermeyer is dedicated to the pursuit of justice and values the legal system that allows Plaintiff’s to pursue tortfeasors. Unfortunately, the wheels of justice often move slowly and require a tireless advocate to keep them turning.
Ethan Niedermeyer has experience working at some of the largest personal injury firms in California. He was able to develop expertise in building a client’s case in order to successfully litigate it. Every case is handled with the anticipation that it will go to trial. He prefers an approach of dealing with each client compassionately and directly. With this approach he has been able to recover millions on behalf of his clients.
During his legal career he spent over four years as a San Francisco Assistant District Attorney where he was able to complete over two dozen trials, direct or cross examine over 500 witnesses, and bring justice to countless victims. During this time, Mr. Niedermeyer developed an expertise in DUI cases, completing CHP courses in Advanced Roadside Impairment and Detection (ARIDE), Standardized Field Sobriety Training (SFST), and managing the OTS Grant (DUI Special Prosecutor).
Since returning to civil practice, Mr. Niedermeyer has been recognized by his peers as a Northern California Super Lawyer Rising Star for every year he has been eligible to receive such a distinction.
Mr. Niedermeyer is a proud graduate of the University of Portland, where he was team captain of the University’s Basketball Team, the Portland Pilots, leading them to an AP Top 25 ranking. He was also nominated to the WCC All-Academic Team and the NABC Honors Court which recognizes student athletes who excel in both their athletic and academic endeavors. He played one year of professional basketball in Germany before attending the University of San Francisco, School of Law. At USF Law, he received three Pro Bono Publico awards, setting the stage for his career serving others.
Mr. Niedermeyer is active in his community, having taken leadership roles with the St. Thomas More Society of San Francisco, St. Anthony’s Young Professional Council, and the University of Portland Bay Area Alumni Chapter.
Ethan Niedermeyer’s extensive legal experience, combined with his commitment to justice makes him an exceptional advocate for those who entrust him with their case.
Areas of Practice
- Personal Injury
- University of San Francisco School of Law, San Francisco, California
- University of Portland, Portland, Oregon