In 1978, Jeffrey H. Jacobsen and Jeffrey L. Orr founded Jacobsen Orr to provide Greater Nebraska with quality legal services encompassing a broad range of major practice areas. Jacobsen Orr’s mission is to provide our clients with unparalleled personal service, intelligent legal insight and effective legal advocacy aimed at protecting their interests and achieving their objectives. Today, we represent a broad spectrum of clients throughout Greater Nebraska who have come to trust and depend on the knowledge and skill of the attorneys at Jacobsen Orr. We take pride in our work and pride in the people and communities that we serve.


At Jacobsen Orr, your needs come first and foremost. An effective attorney-client relationship starts with keen listening skills and a candid conversation about the challenges you‘re facing. We work to understand your situation from your perspective before pursuing your objectives. When it’s time to take action, we’ll provide experienced counsel to make you fully aware of your legal options and explain each anticipated step in the legal process. It’s this dedication to seeking resolution in a practical and straightforward manner that makes Jacobsen Orr a well-regarded law firm.


Jacobsen Orr is proud to serve as a community ambassador. We take great pride in providing leadership for many organizations, activities and initiatives in Kearney and other Nebraska communities. We believe in sharing our energy and expertise by serving on boards and committees of numerous nonprofit organizations and churches, as well as business, civic and service organizations. Jacobsen Orr frequently provides volunteer services and legal representation to numerous public benefit and civic organizations such as the United Way, the University of Nebraska at Kearney, foundations, chambers of commerce and economic development corporations, as well as the Nebraska State Bar Association and other professional legal organizations.