On Wednesday, October 18th, hundreds of distinguished members of the bench and bar, along with 14 attorneys from LDM, gathered in the Gold Coast Ballroom of the Kimpton Cottonwood Hotel in Omaha to celebrate the Nebraska State Bar Presidency of LDM Partner Jason W. Grams. Those in attendance celebrated Jason’s hard work and dedication to the Bar Association over the past year. After Jason summarized some of the [...]
Lamson Dugan & Murray LLP (LDM) received Legal Aid of Nebraska’s Equal Justice Partner Award which was presented to the Firm on Friday, October 6, 2023 at Legal Aid’s 60th anniversary celebration dinner. The Equal Justice Partner Awards were created in 2019 to honor firms, volunteers, and community partners who support Legal Aid of Nebraska’s mission to promote justice, hope, dignity, and self-sufficiency through quality civil legal aid [...]
Partner Daniel J. Waters presented at the Lauritzen Bank’s Lenders Meeting on September 28, 2023. His presentation focused on business succession planning with key points including the lender’s approach to business continuity planning and corporate governance. Dan’s practice focuses in the areas of estate planning, business succession planning, corporate governance, and commercial transactions. He regularly counsels closely held businesses and their owners. Click here to learn more about [...]
Attorney Ted T. Appel judged oral arguments conducted by first year law students of Drake Law School on September 26 and September 28, 2023 for the C. Edwin Moore Oral Advocacy Competition. These oral arguments are designed for law students in their first semester at Drake Law School to gain practical experience in the art of appellate advocacy and receive real time feedback on their advocacy from members [...]
Partner Janice M. Thomas and Attorney Bryony J. Whitaker recently presented at the 59th Annual Iowa Defense Counsel Association Conference. Janice Thomas’ presentation focused on trial from a juror’s perspective. She also provided tips and tricks to defense counsel, and how to portray their case. Bryony Whitaker shared a case law update on recent appellate decisions surrounding civil procedure and employment law.
Attorney Bryony J. Whitaker was recently elected as the New Lawyers Representative for the Iowa Defense Counsel Association (IDCA). This role includes being the voice for younger defense lawyers, organizing a deposition bootcamp, contributing to new legislation and assisting with the annual defense counsel conference. The IDCA’s mission is to be the trusted professional voice for the defense of civil litigants. Members of the IDCA include lawyers and [...]