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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: What is the Earnings Test, and Why is it Important for Agricultural Estate Planning?

Posted on Tuesday, October 26, 2021 at 2:31 PM by Allison Seiler
The need for estate planning for agricultural families has never been more evident than it is today. The average age of all farm producers in the United States has continually increased and reached 57.5 years old in 2017.[1]  While an aging prod...Read More
Posted in: Agriculture, Wills, Trusts and Estate Planning

Congratulations to Jacobsen Orr’s Super Lawyers & Rising Stars

Posted on Thursday, July 15, 2021 at 8:13 AM by Jacobsen Orr
Jacobsen Orr is proud to acknowledge several of our attorneys for their placement on the 2021 Great Plains Super Lawyers and Rising Star lists. No more than 5% of the lawyers in the State of Nebraska are selected as Super Lawyers.  Jacobsen Or...Read More
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BRADLEY HOLBROOK ADMITTED TO AMERICAN COLLEGE OF TRIAL LAWYERS

Posted on Wednesday, March 17, 2021 at 12:59 PM by Jacobsen Orr
Jacobsen, Orr is pleased to announce that on March 8, 2021, Bradley Holbrook was inducted as a Fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers, one of the premier legal associations in North America. Founded in 1950, the American College of Trial L...Read More
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JACOBSEN ORR GROWS BY TWO ATTORNEYS

Posted on Thursday, March 4, 2021 at 12:31 PM by Jacobsen Orr
Jacobsen, Orr, Lindstrom & Holbrook P.C., L.L.O. is proud to announce the addition of two new associates to the firm, Lucas Elsbernd and Coy Clark.  To date, the firm has a total of 11 attorneys. Lucas Elsbernd is originally from Grand Isl...Read More
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New Payment Option!!!

Posted on Wednesday, February 17, 2021 at 8:04 AM by Jacobsen Orr
We have just launched an exciting new option on our website. You can now make a payment on your account or pay your retainer. Just visit our Contact page to make your payment now. NOTE: Please do not submit your retainer until speaking with your at...Read More
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BLOG: Coronavirus – Temporary Residential Eviction Relief

Posted on Thursday, March 26, 2020 at 12:58 PM by Nick Ridgeway
On March 25, 2020, Governor Ricketts signed Executive Order No. 20-07, which affects the relationship between residential landlords and tenants in Nebraska.  All restitution of premises trials for nonpayment of rent which accrued on or after Mar...Read More
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BLOG: Employer Obligations under the Families First Coronavirus Response Act and Nebraska Executive Order Waiving Certain Requirements for Unemployment Benefits

Posted on Monday, March 23, 2020 at 11:48 AM by Justin Herrmann
On Wednesday, March 18, 2020, President Donald Trump signed the “Families First Coronavirus Response Act” (the “Act”) into law.  As will be detailed in this summary, the Act provides two types of emergency leave to deal w...Read More
Posted in: Business, Employment

Brad Holbrook Recognized as Nebraska State Bar Foundation Fellow

Posted on Friday, February 21, 2020 at 6:49 AM by Jacobsen Orr
There are over 5,500 Nebraska attorneys and only 30, less that 1% are given the distinction of becoming a Nebraska State Bar Foundation fellow. Shareholder, Brad Holbrook, will be inducted in as a 2019 Fellow in March. Read More
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BLOG: The Nebraska Family Visitation Act

Posted on Wednesday, December 4, 2019 at 12:19 PM by Elizabeth Klingelhoefer
Co-authored by: Jayme Krejci, law clerk As our loved ones age or become dependent on caregivers to live their daily lives, others may be appointed or in charge of their care, such as a guardian, health care power of attorney, or nursing home.  ...Read More
Posted in: Family

Jacobsen Orr Attorneys Honored As 2019 Super Lawyers and Rising Stars

Posted on Thursday, July 18, 2019 at 8:00 AM by Jacobsen Orr
Jacobsen Orr is pleased to announce that three of our attorneys have been named to the 2019 Nebraska Super Lawyers and Great Plains Rising Star lists.  No more than 5% of the lawyers in the state are selected as Super Lawyers.  Jacobsen O...Read More
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