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Learn More about Nebraska Judges
The Judicial Performance Evaluation is a biennial evaluation of Nebraska judges by Nebraska lawyers, coordinated by the Nebraska State Bar Association.  Evaluations are available for the past 6 years.   For more information on Nebraska judges vist Nebraskans for Fair & Impartial Courts

Contact  An Attorney
The NSBA provides a complete listing of contact information for all Active attorneys. To find an attorney, go to the Lawyer Search.  If you would like a referral for an attorney in a particular area of the state or in a particular area of practice, click here for information about Lawyer Referral to provide us with pertinent information. Attorneys who are willing to take referrals from our office have enrolled in this program and have agreed to provide you with one consultation for $40.00 and have agreed to carry professional liability insurance. If the attorney takes your case, the fees will be negotiated between you and the attorney.

Contact Low Income Legal Services
Volunteer Lawyers Project is a Statewide volunteer legal services project and referral network founded on the belief that all citizens should have access to the legal system, regardless of ability to pay;   Legal Aid of Nebraska:For 50 years, Legal Aid of Nebraska has provided "dignity, hope, self-sufficiency and justice through quality civil legal aid for those who have nowhere else to turn." The fundamental goal of legal aid services is simple—to provide free legal representation to underprivileged citizens and to cultivate self-sufficiency among their clients.

File Complaint Against an Attorney
To file an official complaint againt a Nebraska attorney you need to contact the Supreme Court's Office for the Counsel for Discipline. For more information on the process visit their website.

File a Complaint: Unauthorized Practice of Law
The Commission on Unauthorized Practice of Law is established by the Nebraska Supreme Court and administered by the Nebraska State Bar Association.

File Complaint Against a Judge
To file an official complaint against a Nebraksa judge download this form from the Supreme Court's website.

Submit a claim to the Client Assistance Fund
The Client Assistance Fund was established in January 1974 by the Nebraska State Bar Association. Its purpose is to reimburse a client who has suffered a financial loss due to the dishonesty of an attorney.

Find Free Legal Information
The Nebraska State Bar Association offers a series of free informational brochures and other publications on a variety of legal costs to individuals and libraries.  Other organizations and attorneys may purchase the brochures at a nominal cost for distribution to clients.  Información en español.

Find Information on Fee Arbitration
The purpose of Nebraska Legal Fee Arbitration Plan is to provide for the expeditious resolution through voluntary arbitration of disputes involving fees charged by attorneys.  As a service to the Courts, attorneys and clients, the NSBA now offers a voluntary legal fee arbitration program.

Find a Public Speaker
The NSBA Speakers Bureau will arrange for a volunteer attorney to speak to your group on the legal topic of our choice. We have many attorneys, representing a wide range of practice areas, who are prepared to speak to a variety of age groups and types of organizations.

Find Legal Ethics Opinions
Pursuant to Rule of Discipline 5, the Lawyers' Advisory Committee may render, upon the request of a Nebraska attorney, an advisory opinion or an interpretation of the 'Rules of Professional Conduct' regarding anticipatory conduct on the part of the requesting attorney.   Ethics opinions issued since 1968 are available.

Find Information on Reporting of Legal Information
Nebraska Bar- Press Guidelines are a set of recommended standards for reporting, published by the Nebraska State Bar Association, Nebraska Broadcasters Association and Nebraska Press Association.

Find Other Legal Resources Online
Legal Resources

Nebraska State Bar Association, 635 S. 14th St., Suite 200, P.O. Box 81809, Lincoln, NE 68508
(402) 475-7091; Toll Free (800) 927-0117; FAX (402) 475-7098