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Joseph E. Jones

Joseph E. Jones

Partner
Location:
Omaha, Nebraska
Phone:
402-978-5215 (Direct Dial)
402-341-6000
800-544-6041 (Toll Free)
Fax:
402-341-8290
E-mail:

Areas of Practice

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Construction
  • Class Action Litigation
  • Insurance Defense & Self-Insured Litigation
  • Appellate Practice
  • Telecommunications Law
  • Commercial Trucking Defense
  • Federal Court Litigation
  • Intellectual Property Litigation
  • Professional Negligence

Bar Admissions

  • U.S. Court of Appeals 1st Circuit, 2001
  • U.S. District Court District of Colorado, 1999
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1999
  • U.S. Court of Federal Claims, 1991
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 8th Circuit, 1990
  • Nebraska, 1979
  • U.S. District Court District of Nebraska, 1979

Education

  • Creighton University School of Law, Omaha, Nebraska
    • J.D. - 1979
  • University of Nebraska, Lincoln, Nebraska
    • B.A. Business Administration - 1976

Honors and Awards

  • Rated AV® Preeminent by Martindale-Hubbell
  • Outstanding Lawyers in America
  • The Best Lawyers in America in Commercial Litigation and Litigation - Construction sections
  • Listed in Chambers USA, America's Leading Business Lawyers (Litigation: General Commercial, Litigation: Insurance)
  • Selected to Super Lawyers, practice areas of Business Litigation, Construction Litigation, and Personal Injury Defense: General, 2007 - 2014

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • American Bar Association
  • Nebraska State Bar Association
  • Nebraska State Bar Association - Chairman of the Litigation Section, 1991 - 1993
  • Nebraska State Bar Foundation, Fellow
  • Omaha Bar Association
  • Defense Research Institute, Member
  • Litigation Counsel of America, Fellow
  • Nebraska Defense Counsel Association, Member, Fellow
  • Nebraska Defense Counsel Association, Litigation Section, Chairman

Past Employment Positions

  • Gross & Welch, Practice Concentrated in Insurance Defense Litigation, 1979 - 1982

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Position: Partner

Email
402-978-5215

Practice Areas

Admitted

2001

  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the First Circuit

1999

  • U.S. District Court for the District of Colorado
  • U.S. Supreme Court

1991

  • U.S. Claims Court

1990

  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit

1979

  • Nebraska
  • U.S. District Court for the District of Nebraska

Education

LAW SCHOOL: Creighton University School of Law, J.D., 1979

COLLEGE: University of Nebraska at Lincoln, B.A. Business Administration, 1976

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Joe specializes in commercial litigation including class action defense, construction, telecommunications, transportation, and breach of contract. He has defended statewide and nationwide class actions involving claims under the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA), The Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA), Nebraska wage and hour laws, the California Labor Code, The Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA), and claims involving real property rights.

In addition to these areas of practice, Joe has tried over fifty personal injury cases as well as cases involving accountant liability, partnership liability, trustee liability, coal tax, and products liability.

Honors and Awards

  • Rated AV® Preeminent by Martindale-Hubbell
  • Listed in Outstanding Lawyers in America
  • Listed in The Best Lawyers in America in Commercial Litigation and Litigation - Construction (peer nominations)
  • Listed in Chambers USA, America's Leading Business Lawyers (Litigation: General Commercial, Litigation: Insurance)
  • Selected to Super Lawyers 2007-2016 in the practice areas of Business Litigation, Construction Litigation, and Personal Injury Defense: General

Professional Affiliations and Memberships

  • American Bar Association, 1979
  • Nebraska State Bar Association, 1979 - Chairman of the Litigation Section (1991-1993)
  • Nebraska State Bar Foundation - Fellow
  • Omaha Bar Association, 1979
  • Defense Research Institute - Member
  • Litigation Counsel of America - Fellow
  • Nebraska Defense Counsel Association - Member, Fellow, Chairman of the Litigation Section (1991-1993)

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