Michael J. Tasset

Michael J. Tasset: Attorney with Johnson & Mock, PC, LLO
Attorney Awards



Federal CJA Panel Seminar: "Recent Prosecutorial Practices and Court Rulings"
September, 2011

Seminar: "Defense of DWI Cases & Related Offenses"
June 9, 2000


Federal CJA Panel: Don Quixote Award, 2011
Federal CJA Panel: Best Bench Trial Win, 2009

Areas of Practice (83)

  • Alcoholic Beverage Law
  • Alcoholic Beverage Control
  • Liquor Liability
  • Liquor Licensing
  • Agricultural Law
  • Aerial Chemical Application
  • Agribusiness
  • Crop Damage
  • Appellate Practice
  • Civil Appeals
  • Business Law
  • Business Crimes
  • Business Dissolutions
  • Business Fraud
  • Business Litigation
  • Business Organization
  • Children
  • Adoption Law
  • Child Support
  • Federal Civil Practice
  • Public Interest Law
  • Bribery
  • Computers and Software
  • Computer Crime
  • Computer Fraud
  • Constitutional Law
  • Fifth Amendment Law
  • First Amendment Law
  • Fourth Amendment Law
  • Freedom of Information
  • Media and First Amendment
  • Construction Law
  • Construction Accidents
  • Construction Claims
  • Construction Defects
  • Construction Litigation
  • Construction Products Liability
  • Construction Safety
  • Materialmens Liens
  • Mechanics Liens
  • Consumer Law
  • Consumer Fraud
  • Consumer Litigation
  • Consumer Protection
  • Consumer Rights
  • Contracts
  • Breach of Contract
  • Commercial Contracts
  • Contract Fraud
  • Contract Litigation
  • Corporate Law
  • Closely Held Corporations
  • Corporate Criminal Law
  • Corporate Investigations
  • Corporate Litigation
  • Entertainment and the Arts
  • Matrimonial Bankruptcy Law
  • Separation Agreements
  • Labor Arbitration
  • Land Reclamation
  • Neurolaw
  • Personal Injury Defense
  • Transfusion Associated AIDS
  • Unintended Acceleration
  • Privacy Litigation
  • Elevator Liability
  • Engineering Products Liability
  • Environmental Products Liability
  • Escalator Liability
  • Flammable Fabrics
  • Food Borne Disease
  • Food Products Liability
  • Gas Explosions
  • Heart Device Litigation
  • Heavy Equipment Products Liability
  • Industrial Products Liability
  • Manufacturers Liability
  • Motorcycle Products Liability
  • Office Equipment Products Liability
  • Tire Defect Litigation
  • Tire/Rim Mismatch
  • Vehicle Rollovers
  • Toxic Torts

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
402-685-5647  Phone
402-685-5648  Fax
University Attended:
University of Nebraska-Lincoln, B.A., English, 1991
Law School Attended:
University of Nebraska College of Law, J.D., 1995
Year of First Admission:
1995, Nebraska State Bar Association; 1995, United States District Court; 1995, Nebraska State Courts; 1995, 8th Circuit Court of Appeals
Nebraska State Bar Association, 1995
Nebraska State Courts, 1995
United States District Courts, 1995
8th Circuit Court of Appeals, 1995

Nebraska Criminal Defense Attorneys Association
1996 to Present
Reported Cases:
United States vs. Angelina Alford, Case No. 8:05-CR73 (Cocaine load suppressed by federal trial court)
United States vs. Rufino Villarreal, Case No. 8:07CR69 (Complete acquittal in federal mail fraud/money laundering case)
United States vs. Virginia Ramirez-Melendez, Case No. 8:09CR14 (200 pound cocaine seizure; federal case dismissed)
United States vs, Shannon Williams, Case No. 8:09CR457 (Massive federal drug conspiracy prosecution)
In re 3628 V Street, 262 Neb. 77, 628 N.W.2d 272, 29 Media L. Rep. 2117 (2001) (Novel challenge to sealing of search warrant)
State ex rel. Nebraska State Bar Ass'n v. Krepela, 259 Neb. 395, 610 N.W.2d 1 (2000) (Successful defense of County Judge)
Truman v. Truman, 256 Neb. 628, 591 N.W.2d 81 (1999)(Huge child support arrearage vacated)

Peer Reviews

4.4/5.0 (3 reviews)
A Martindale-Hubbell Peer Rating reflects a combination of achieving a Very High General Ethical Standards rating and a Legal Ability numerical rating.
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  • 5.0/5.0 Rated by a Judge on 07/18/12 in Criminal Defense

  • 5.0/5.0 Rated by a Judge on 06/22/11 in Criminal Defense

    Mr. Tasset is a member of our Criminal Justice Act panel. He takes difficult cases and does an outstanding job.

    Mr. Tasset is a member of our Criminal Justice Act panel. He takes difficult cases and does an outstanding job. Read less

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