James McGough | Omaha Criminal Lawyer
Accident & Injury, Divorce & Family Law, Estate, Business Organization, International TradeOmaha, NE 68130 (Douglas County)
Personal Injury, Accident & Injury, Lawsuit & Dispute, Social Security, Wills & ProbateOmaha, NE 68105 (Douglas County)
Divorce & Family Law, Criminal, Estate, Litigation, Personal InjuryOmaha, NE 68102 (Douglas County)
Criminal, Accident & Injury, Military, Litigation, Veterans' AffairsLincoln, NE 68504 (Lancaster County)
Criminal, Divorce & Family Law, Bankruptcy & Debt, Immigration, Accident & InjuryLincoln, NE 68504 (Lancaster County)
Corporate, Business, Personal Injury, Commercial Banks, ContractWest Des Moines, IA 50266 (Polk County)
Divorce & Family Law, Paternity, Guardianships & Conservatorships, AdoptionDes Moines, IA 50312 (Polk County)
Adoption, Bankruptcy, Child Support, Criminal, FarmsDes Moines, IA 50312 (Polk County)
We aggressively fight criminal charges in state and federal court. We have been successful getting criminal charges dismissed and our clients acquitted at trial.
We have a proven record of success and a history of trying cases. It takes years of practice to truly understand what will be persuasive to the Court and jury. We have that experience and we put it into practice for our clients.
It is extremely important to have local knowledge in successfully fighting someone’s charges. We receive regular news briefings from this jurisdiction and surrounding areas daily be aware of other arguments, sentences and investigative tactics and tools that are available to our clients. We are well versed in the attorneys and judges involved in each of our cases so that we can tailor our presentation to them in an effort to maximize the result for our clients.
|Attorney||McGough Law P.C.L.L.O||N/A||Present|
|Creighton University School of Law||JD||Law School||1996|
|University of Saint Thomas||Bachelor of Arts||English||1993|
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|U.S. Court of Appeals 8th Circuit||N/A|
|U.S. District Court District of Nebraska||N/A|
|U.S. District Court Northern District of Iowa||N/A|
|U.S. District Court Southern District of Iowa||N/A|
|U.S. Supreme Court||N/A|
- Treasurer, Madison County Bar Association (Treasurer, 2000-2001)
Member, Nebraska Criminal Defense Attorneys Association
Member, American Association for Justice
Member, Nebraska Association of Trial Attorneys
Member, National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
Honors & Awards
- 2013 named CJA Attorney of the Year by U.S. District Judges in Sioux City, IA
State v. Perez-Cruz, 23 Neb. App. 743 (2016)
Saturday and Sunday times available by appointment.
Fee:Call 800-901-5240 to schedule your initial consultation to discuss your potential case today.
11920 Burt Street
Omaha, NE 68154
McGoughLaw P.C. L.L.O. represents clients throughout Nebraska in communities such as Omaha, Lincoln, Bellevue, Fremont, Columbus, Papillion, Blair, Norfolk, Wayne, York, Nebraska City, Hastings, Kearney, Plattsmouth, Sidney, Lexington, Grand Island and Tecumseh, as well as in Douglas County, Washington County, Dodge County, Saunders County, Madison County, Wayne County, York County, Sarpy County, Burt County, Cass County, Cuming County, Hall County, Lancaster County, Otoe County, Platte County and Dawson County. We also represent clients in Iowa federal court matters in the communities of Council Bluffs, Des Moines and Sioux City.