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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.

Congratulations to Jacobsen Orr’s Rising Stars

Posted on Friday, August 12, 2022 at 2:45 PM by Jacobsen Orr
Jacobsen Orr is proud to acknowledge three of our attorneys for their placement on the 2022 Great Plains Rising Star list. No more than 2.5% of the lawyers in the State of Nebraska receive the honor of Rising Star.  Congratulations to the foll...Read More
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Your Estate Plan Should Address Digital Assets

Posted on Monday, May 9, 2022 at 1:15 PM by Elizabeth Klingelhoefer
So many aspects of our lives are managed online over multiple accounts. As a result, state laws have had to catch up with how we oversee our online accounts in life and particularly after death. The good news—Nebraska adopted the Revised Unif...Read More
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Jacobsen Orr Voted “Best of Kearney” for Best Law Firm, Best Lawyer, and Best Place to Work

Posted on Thursday, May 5, 2022 at 2:26 PM by Daniel Lindstrom
Since 1978, Jacobsen Orr has proudly served the needs of the Kearney community and Greater Nebraska.  We are honored and humbled to be recognized as Best of Kearney in three areas: Best Law Firm  *  Best Lawyer, Elizabeth Klingelhoef...Read More
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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
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