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Awards and Recognition


 Top 100 Trial Lawyers as selected by The American Trial Lawyers Association

  Nebraska State Bar Association Fellow

  One of Only 50 Lawyers in the Nation Selected for the 2003 Gerry Spence Trial Lawyers College

  American Board of Trial Attorneys Award for Excellence in Trial Advocacy

  World Universities Debating Championships, Oxford England, Semi-Finalist, 1993

  World Universities Debating Championships, Melbourne, Australia, Octo-Finalist, 1994

  National Champion Lincoln-Douglas Debate

  National Champion Parliamentary (Impromptu) Debate

  National Champion Best Speaker

  Ranked Second in the Nation – Legal Client Counseling Competition

  First Place, Regional Mock Trial Competition

  International Academy of Trial Lawyers Award for Distinguished Achievement in the

  Art and Science of Trial Advocacy

  First Place, Regional Client Counseling Competition

  First Place, Allan Moot Court Competition

  First Place, Best Appellate Brief, Allan Moot Court Competition

  United States Debate Team – One of only two debaters selected nationally to represent the
  United States during a two month tour of England, Scotland and Wales.


  Lifetime Fellow of the Nebraska State Bar Association

  America's Top 100 Attorneys

  The Nebraska State Bar Foundation - Lifetime Fellow awarded in 2017

  The National Pound Civil Justice Institute Fellow - 2017

  America's Top One Hundred Attorneys - Lifetime Achievement Member - 2017

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