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Francis E. Younes
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Francis E. Younes

also known as Frank Younes

Practice areas:

Wrongful Death, Personal Injury, Divorce & Separation, Child Custody, Family, Workers Compensation

About Me

Frank Younes is an accomplished trial attorney, businessman, and entrepreneur.  Frank is an expert in litigating personal injury, wrongful death, and family law cases.  He has an aptitutde for understanding the details and nuances of each unique situation, applying the law to his client's greatest benfit, and preparing the case for trial.  This approach ensures his client will receive the best possible outcome through settlement or trial.


In addition, Frank utilizes his expertise to provide sound advice to corporate clients whether they are starting a new buisness, reorganizing their current business, buying or selling a business, or seeking to increase their profitability.


He is a Nebraska native who earned his Juris Doctor from Creighton University School of Law.  Prior to that he obtaineda Bachelors of Science in Business Administration.  The combination of these types of education ahs provided him with a sharpened focus on apply his legal education to the business world.  While attending law school he gained additional legal experience woring as a law clerk in the District Court, where he assited the District Court Judges in determining the outcomes of various types of cases.  He then went on to be mentored by one of the most respected members of the Omaha legal community.

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2011

  1. Family: 17%
    6 years
  2. Child Custody: 17%
    6 years
  3. Divorce & Separation: 17%
    6 years
  4. Personal Injury: 17%
    6 years
  5. Other: 32%
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Payment

Fees:

Hourly ($200-225/hour), Contingent (30-40%), Fixed (Sometimes), Retainer (Always), Free Consultation (30 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

14 total 

  • Adam A Studnicki

    Mr. Younes' continuing dedication to the law and his clients is admirable.

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    Adam Studnicki Personal Injury Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Ginger Bayles Kelly

    I endorse this lawyer. Attorney Younes is a very knowledgeable and talented attorney.

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    Ginger Kelly Bankruptcy & Debt Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

High & Younes, Llc.

661 N 50th St
Omaha, NE, 68132-2272

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License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
NEActive201208/24/2015
IAAuthorized to practice law201108/22/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

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Awards

Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Top 10 Attorneys Under 40National Academy Of Family Law Attorneys2015
Distinguished - Martindale-Hubbell Peer ReviewedMartindale-Hubbell2015
Rising StarSuper Lawyers2015
10 Best Attorneys for Nebraska for Client SatisfactionAmerican Institute of Family Law Attorneys2015
Clients' Choice AwardAvvo2015
United States Senate Ethics Training CertificationUnited States Senate2008

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerHigh & Younes2012 - Present
AttorneyEngles, Ketcham, Olson & Keith2011 - 2012
Law ClerkSodoro, Daly & Sodoro2010 - 2011
Judicial Law ClerkIowa 4th Judicial District Court2009 - 2009
CaseworkerUnited States Senator Hagel2008 - 2008

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Sarpy County Bar AssociationMember2015 - Present
National Association of Family Law AttorneysMember2015 - Present
American Association for JusticeMember2015 - Present
Nebraska Association of Trial AttorneysMember2015 - Present
Nebraska State Bar AssociationMember2011 - Present
Iowa State Bar AssociationMember2011 - Present
American Inns of Court FoundationMember2010 - Present
Nebraska State Bar Association, Taxation SectionN/AN/A
Nebraska State Bar Association, Business Law SectionMemberN/A
Nebraska State Bar Association, Immigration SectionN/AN/A
Nebraska State Bar Association, Intellectual Property SectionN/AN/A
Nebraska State Bar Association, Public Interest SectionN/AN/A

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
TDG v. GP - United States District Court for the Southern District of Iowa - 1:14-cv-19Successfully obtained judgment of $179,500.00
Scott C v. Michelle C.Successfully modified child custody to obtain the Father Sole Physical and Legal Custody of minor children.

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Publications

Publication NameTitleDate
Omaha MagazineBusiness Planning - Know Your Exit2015

Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Creighton University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2011
Creighton UniversityBusinessBSBA - Bachelor of Science in Business Administration2008

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Applied Underwriters CLEClaims Investigations and Handling Techniques2013