|Antitrust Law||Civil Trial Practice|
|General Practice||Insurance Defense|
|Intellectual Property Law||Labor and Employment Law|
About this office:
McGrath North is an Omaha-based law firm that offers its clients a comprehensive, nationwide legal practice together with the integrity, personal attention, and work ethic of a mid-sized midwestern firm. The firm was founded in 1959 and has grown into one of the largest firms in Nebraska.
McGrath North offers our clients a broad range of legal experience with expertise in virtually every area of the law, including corporate and business law, general and specialized litigation, tax and estate planning, legislative/governmental regulation, marketing and advertising, antitrust, white collar criminal defense, employee benefits, environmental, health care, insurance, international, labor, intellectual property, commercial contracts and finance, mergers and acquisitions, site selection incentives and real estate. Our attorneys coordinate efforts across specialization groups so that McGrath North clients are assured of receiving the most efficient and effective legal services.
We are committed to providing our clients with the personal attention and resources necessary to deliver innovative and practical solutions regardless of the size or complexity of our clients' projects. The firm occupies five floors of the city's premier office space located in the First National Tower in the heart of downtown Omaha. Our offices are conveniently located across the street from the Federal Courthouse and a short walk to the Douglas County Courthouse.
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Statement of Practice Summary:
General Practice; Litigation; Appellate Practice; Federal Practice; Corporate Law; Corporate Financing; Insurance; International Business Law; Securities; Antitrust; Financial Institutions Law; Taxation; Labor And Employment; Intellectual Property; Environmental Law; Energy Law; Marketing Law; Advertising Law; Franchising; Real Estate; Commercial Law; Creditors' Rights; Regulatory Law; Administrative Law; Employee Benefits; Estate Planning.
Documents by Lawyers at this office
EEOC Releases New Guidelines On Pregnancy Discrimination
Ruth A. Horvatich, August 4, 2014
On July 14, 2014, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) issued new guidelines regarding its enforcement of pregnancy discrimination laws. This is the first comprehensive overhaul of the EEOC’s guidance on pregnancy discrimination in over 30 years.
FMLA Leave May Be Used, In Part, To Care For Grandchildren
A. Stevenson Bogue, July 11, 2014
When an employee of Harbor Crest applied for FMLA leave, she indicated that she would be caring for her daughter who had cancer. However, when the employer found that she was also caring for her grandchildren and was not the primary caregiver for her daughter, it attacked her eligibility for FMLA...
Year Established: 1959
GENERAL COUNSEL FOR: ConAgra Foods, Inc.; Omaha Airport Authority; Physicians Mutual Insurance Company; Valmont Industries, Inc.
Adesta Communications; Ag Processing, Inc.; Bank of Bennington; Biofuels Solutions, LLC; CFM Realty Advisors; Creighton University; Drake-Williams Steel Corporation; Farm Credit Services of America; First Data Corporation; First National Bank of Holdrege; First National Bank of Omaha; Greater Omaha Chamber of Commerce; JBS Swift & Company; Infogroup Inc.; Louis Dreyfus Company; Midwest Industries, Inc.; Mutual of Omaha; Nebraska Medical Center; Payflex Systems USA; Peter Kiewit & Sons; Prairie Life Fitness LLC; Precision Industries; Supertel Hospitality, Inc.; United Healthcare; Wells Dairy, Inc.; Werner Enterprises, Inc.
INSURANCE CLIENTS: Blue Cross-Blue Shield of Nebraska; Claims Professional Association; Federated Insurance Companies; General Casualty; Iowa Mutual Insurance Company; Podiatry Insurance Company of America; Sedgwick Claims Service.