Suzanne M. Shehan-Ames: Lawyer with Kutak Rock LLP

Suzanne M. Shehan-Ames

Omaha,  NE  U.S.A.
Phone(402) 231-8963

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Practice Areas

  • Litigation
  • Construction Litigation
  • Government Disputes
  • Intellectual Property Litigation
  • Securities Litigation
  • Banking and Financial Institutions
University Creighton University, B.S., cum laude, 1991
Law SchoolCreighton University School of Law, J.D., summa cum laude, 1994 Creighton Law Review
Admitted1994, Nebraska and U.S. District Court, District of Nebraska; U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit
BornTacoma, Washington, May 31, 1968

Ms. Shehan-Ames' practice focuses on banking, securities, construction and intellectual property litigation. She has successfully handled multimillion-dollar disputes involving copyright, trade secret, unfair business practices, anti-trust and breach of contract claims. Ms. Shehan-Ames recently successfully pursued and tried a major trademark case for a national non-profit organization as well as several similar cases for a major banking client.

She also has defended broker-dealers in connection with securities law claims, both in litigation and in arbitrations before the National Association of Securities Dealers, including a recent multimillion-dollar class action alleging price manipulation in the Southern District of New York.

Ms. Shehan-Ames is admitted to practice in Nebraska, the U.S. District Court for the District of Nebraska and the Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals.

•Representing business clients in numerous jury trials, bench trials and arbitrations in matters involving contract disputes, banking, construction, intellectual property, securities and other civil litigation matters.


January 2, 2014Kutak Rock Elevates 33 to Firm Partnership

Kutak Rock LLP is pleased to announce that 33 attorneys across its 16 offices were selected for partnership, effective January 1, 2014.

January 27, 2012No Employer Liability in Third-Party Tort Actions

Downey v. Western Comty. College Area, 282 Neb. 970 (2012)

April 11, 2011Kutak Rock Receives Nebraska Volunteer Award


January 27, 2012No Employer Liability in Third-Party Tort Actions

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Suzanne M. Shehan-Ames

1650 Farnam Street
OmahaNE 68102-2186


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