|Admission Details||1975, Nebraska and U.S. District Court, District of Nebraska; 1983, U.S. Court of Appeals, Eighth Circuit; 1999, U.S. District Court, District of Colorado; 2000, U.S. Court of Appeals, Federal Circuit|
|Education||Xavier University, H.A.B.; Creighton University, J.D.|
|Additional Bio Details||Alpha Sigma Nu. Member, Creighton Law Review, 1973-1974.|
W. Patrick Betterman has practiced law in Omaha, Nebraska since 1975. He has an AV Martindale Hubbel Rating. He graduated from Creighton University Law School summa cum laude in May, 1975. While a law student, he earned the highest triennial average award for his law class. He is an experienced litigator and commercial business lawyer. He strives to provide honest and zealous representation for his clients.
W. Patrick Betterman has successfully argued before the Nebraska Supreme Court and the Nebraska Court of Appeals on numerous occasions. He has appeared before the U.S. Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals, the U.S. Federal Circuit Court of Appeals, and the Arizona Court of Appeals. He has tried numerous jury and non-jury cases in the Nebraska state trial courts and the federal courts. He has been involved in many sales and purchases of businesses, including tax planning associated therewith. He has frequently been consulted in connection with business disputes between business owners.
W. Patrick Betterman has participated in both commercial and personal injury litigation. He has experience in legal and medical malpractice lawsuits. He has helped clients in administering decedent's estates and in the creation and administration of trusts.