Individual Practice

Agricultural Law
Our experienced Nebraska lawyers offer a wide array of legal services to members of the agricultural industry. We offer advice and representation for agricultural businesses in a variety of practice areas including regulatory, business transactions, environmental, litigation, real estate, labor and employment, water, tax, and oil and gas law. Whether your project is large or small, we offer the experience and expertise to handle the same.

Business Law
Our experienced Central Nebraska lawyers offer a wide array of legal services to individuals who are starting a business, selling a business they’ve built, or anywhere in between. We offer advice and representation for businesses, large or small, in a variety of practice areas including business startups, corporate law, limited liability company law, partnership law, corporate reorganizations, and contract and lease drafting and review. We are here to serve as your legal counsel each step of the way and give you the legal tools you need to grow and protect your business.

General Civil Litigation
Our experienced Central Nebraska lawyers represent individuals, business organizations, and institutions as plaintiffs and defendants in business, real estate, construction, and other civil litigation matters throughout Nebraska. The objective of our litigation practice is to assist clients in resolving their disputes successfully and economically. Whenever possible we help clients to avoid litigation. When a trial is necessary, we are ready and serve as zealous advocates for our clients.

Estate and Gift Planning, Probate, and Trust Administration
Our experienced Central Nebraska lawyers work with individuals and families to help them achieve their estate planning goals and to administer the trusts and estates of loved ones. We offer a wide variety of estate planning mechanisms from the more basic (wills, revocable trusts, powers of attorney, and advanced directives (living wills)) to the more complex (irrevocable life insurance trusts, business succession planning, and limited liability companies). We also handle all aspects of estate and trust administration from the “will reading” to the filing of the federal estate and gift tax return. If a probate is not required, we assist with all necessary non-probate asset transfers.

Divorce and Child Custody, Adoptions
Our experienced Central Nebraska lawyers represents individuals needing family-related legal representation. Whether you are seeking a divorce, need a determination of child custody, are experiencing visitation issues, would like to make modifications to child support, or are interested in the adoption process, we offer steadfast, reliable counsel that will not only fully represent your interests, but also, help to minimize the stress these types of matters can cause you and your family.

Landlord-Tenant Law
Our experienced Central Nebraska lawyers offers a wide array of services to both landlords and tenants. We advise both landlords and tenants as to their rights and responsibilities, draft and review leases and rental agreements, and vigorously represent our clients in the event of litigation.

Municipal Law
Our experienced Central Nebraska lawyers represent a wide variety of Nebraska municipalities and other government entities. We advise municipalities and other government entities on various matters ranging from contracts, labor law, Open Meetings Act compliance, to code drafting and enforcement. We also represent private citizens in resolving disputes with municipalities.

Real Estate Law
Our experienced Central Nebraska lawyers handle all aspects of real estate law from simple deed preparation to escrow closings. We draft leases and contracts on behalf of buyers, sellers, landlords, and tenants of real estate. For the private or institutional lender, we prepare a variety of security instruments, and litigate foreclosure cases on their behalf. We litigate boundary and fence dispute cases. We also serve as legal counsel for IRC Section 1031 tax-deferred exchanges in conjunction with a Qualified Intermediary.

Tax Return Preparation and Advice
Our experienced Central Nebraska lawyers provide a wide variety of tax advice and prepares tax returns for individuals, farmers, businesses (whether incorporated or unincorporated), estate, and trusts. Throughout the year we consult on the tax implications of various business or financial decisions and also consult on estate and gift tax planning.

Farm and Succession Planning
Our experienced lawyers provide a wide variety of advice to your farm and ranching operation to plan for the continued success of your operation and transfer of the same to the next generation, maximizing flexibility, providing for both non-farm and on-farm beneficiaries, and minimizing the loss of wealth to the government. Please contact us so that we can discuss a farm and succession plan custom-tailored to fit your needs.