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What’s happening at Jacobsen Orr? Check in here for firm news, as well as insights from our attorneys into legal trends and key local and national issues that affect our practice areas.

BLOG: 2019 Buffalo County Property Valuation & Protest

Posted on Tuesday, June 11, 2019 at 7:53 AM by Elizabeth Klingelhoefer
It’s that time of year again—property tax protest time.  You may have already received a yellow postcard in your mailbox notifying you that the value of your home and/or real estate has been raised, meaning the amount of taxes you wi...Read More
Posted in: Real Estate, General Law

Seeking New Attorneys! Multiple Positions Available

Posted on Wednesday, May 8, 2019 at 7:51 AM by Jacobsen Orr
If you have the desire to live and work in Central Nebraska, along with strong academic credentials, a good work ethic and a demonstrable ability to offer excellent service to clients, we want to hear from you! Jacobsen Orr is accepting applications ...Read More
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Jacobsen Orr Adds Shareholder

Posted on Wednesday, May 8, 2019 at 7:50 AM by Jacobsen Orr
The Jacobsen Orr Law Firm of Kearney, which has provided comprehensive professional legal services to Greater Nebraska for over 40 years, is pleased to announce that Nicholas R. Norton has become a Shareholder of the firm. Nic Norton and his family...Read More
Posted in: Business, Criminal, Employment, Wills, Trusts and Estate Planning, General Law

Lindstrom has article published in NDCA & DRI Newsletters

Posted on Thursday, May 2, 2019 at 6:21 AM by Daniel Lindstrom
Shareholder Dan Lindstrom's article, "Management by Walking Around" was recently published in the Nebraska Defense Counsel Association winter newsletter as well as the Defense Research Institute Law Practice Management Committee's "It's Your Business...Read More
Posted in: Business

Chrisp has article published in March/April 2019 issue of Nebraska Lawyer

Posted on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 1:44 PM by Jacobsen Orr
Click here to read article written by Elizabeth Chrisp March 2019 Read More
Posted in: Criminal

Jacobsen Orr Supports Leadership Kearney

Posted on Tuesday, February 26, 2019 at 8:55 AM by Elizabeth Klingelhoefer
Jacobsen Orr sponsored lunch for the Adult & Youth Leadership Kearney sections during the program’s Arts, Culture, & Recreation Day on February 13, 2019.    Leadership Kearney is an organization created to identify, edu...Read More
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Jacobsen Orr Contributes a Third District Court Judge

Posted on Tuesday, January 22, 2019 at 2:07 PM by Daniel Lindstrom
In a few weeks we will celebrate the swearing-in of Jacobsen Orr shareholder-alumnus Ryan C. Carson as the newest District Court Judge of the Ninth Judicial District.  The Ninth Judicial District includes Kearney, Buffalo County and Grand Island...Read More
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Ryan Carson Appointed to District Court

Posted on Thursday, December 20, 2018 at 4:48 PM by Jacobsen Orr
Today, Governor Pete Ricketts announced the appointment of Ryan C. Carson to the District Court of the Ninth Judicial District.  Carson joined Jacobsen, Orr, Lindstrom & Holbrook, P.C., L.L.O. in October 2015, and became a shareholder in J...Read More
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BLOG: How To Avoid Illegally Carrying A Concealed Weapon This Hunting Season

Posted on Friday, November 9, 2018 at 8:31 AM by Nick Ridgeway
As soon as early November rolls around, you can expect hunters across the state to be hitting the roads in the early morning hours in attempt to harvest some wild game.  One thing that most hunters may not think about is whether they are carryin...Read More
Posted in: General Law

BLOG: Medicaid Planning After L.B. 268 (2017)

Posted on Monday, November 5, 2018 at 9:54 AM by Justin Herrmann
On May 16, 2017, the Nebraska Legislature passed L.B. 268, which substantially reshaped the law in Nebraska concerning Medicaid recovery claims.  The fundamental principle of Medicaid estate recovery remained the same in that the Nebraska Depart...Read More
Posted in: Wills, Trusts and Estate Planning