The Nebraska Supreme Court recently appointed partner Michael Storey as the Chairperson of the Nebraska Disciplinary Review Board. Members of the Nebraska Disciplinary Review Board resolve appeals arising from disciplinary decisions made by the Nebraska Committee on Inquiry against Nebraska lawyers. Mr. Storey will serve in that role for a two year term.
Lamson Dugan & Murray LLP announces the opening of a new office in Des Moines, Iowa. The opening of the Iowa office expands LDM’s geographic offering and further strengthens its existing Midwest offices. Expanding into Iowa will enhance the depth and breadth of services available to clients among our litigation and corporate practices. LDM also has offices in Omaha, NE and Lincoln, NE. Leading the Des Moines office will be [...]
Partner Dan Chesire was nominated for the Judicial Nominating Commission for the Douglas County Court and DC District Court for 4 year terms in the 4th district of Nebraska. This is the largest district in our state. Congratulations Dan!
On an issue of first impression, Attorneys Sarah Dempsey and Patrick Vipond recently obtained a dismissal of a physician in a medical malpractice action in Iowa state court. New rules in Iowa require a plaintiff to file a certificate of merit signed by an expert witness who is willing to testify that the defendant physician breached the standard of care. The Iowa rules require that this certificate be signed by [...]