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31Dec, 2018

Lamson Dugan & Murray Raises Money For Omaha’s Children’s Hospital

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Lamson Dugan & Murray participated in No-Shave November to help raise money to support Omaha's Children's Hospital & Medical Center - Hematology/Oncology program.  The goal of No-Shave November is to grow awareness by embracing our hair, which many cancer patients lose, and letting it grow wild & free.  The firm had 19 attorneys and support staff participate in the month long charity event and together raised $2,076.00 for Children's Hospital!

6Dec, 2018

Murray Inducted Into Hall of Fame!

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On Saturday, November 3, LDM Partner Bob Murray was inducted into the Nebraska State Soccer Association’s Hall of Fame! In the late 80’s, Creighton was in danger of losing its NCAA accreditation because it did not have at least 7 Division 1 programs for both men and women. Bob convened a group of individuals to approach Father Morrison (then President of Creighton University) to offer a solution to the NCAA [...]

16Nov, 2018

Liz O’Connor New Regent To The University of Nebraska

By |November 16th, 2018|Categories: Latest News|0 Comments

LDM Attorney Liz O’Connor has been elected as the new Regent to the University of Nebraska for District 4.  She swept her opponent, obtaining 72% of the votes from District 4.  Liz is the fifth ever woman to serve on the University Board of Regents since its creation in 1869 This Board provides governance and oversees the University’s $2 Billion budget for its four campuses—UNL, UNK, UNO, and UNMC. Eight [...]

8Nov, 2018

Win For Attorneys Minahan & Kampfe

By |November 8th, 2018|Categories: Latest News|0 Comments

Attorneys Sean Minahan and Karson Kampfe recently successfully defended their client on a negligent construction claim in the Sarpy County, Nebraska District Court.  A property owner had claimed the contractor had negligently completed a large landscape project and refused to pay the contractor the final two invoices.  After 4 days of evidence, the jury took 2 ½ hours to find against the home owner and award the contractor the full [...]

6Nov, 2018

LDM Partner Bill Settles 44th Jury Trial Win

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LDM Partner Bill Settles won his 44th jury trial when a Douglas County jury returned a unanimous verdict in favor of his clients on November 5, 2018. The plaintiff alleged that Mr. Settles’ clients failed to diagnose her breast cancer for over a year, causing the cancer to grow to an advanced stage when it was eventually diagnosed. Mr. Settles defended this difficult and emotional case by presenting top experts [...]

1Nov, 2018

Trent-Vilim Co-Chair NSBA Appellate Law

By |November 1st, 2018|Categories: Latest News|0 Comments

Cathy Trent-Vilim, a partner at Lamson Dugan & Murray LLP, has assumed the position of Co-Chair for the Nebraska State Bar Associations Appellate Law section.  The purposes of the Appellate Practice Section are (1) to promote the role and enhance the skills of Nebraska appellate lawyers to best serve clients, and (2) to improve the practice of appellate law in Nebraska. Congratulations Ms. Trent-Vilim!