Thomas Marlan Petersen

Also known as Thomas M. Petersen, Tom Petersen

Thomas Marlan Petersen
PRO

Criminal Defense Attorney

Omaha, NE

AVVO

RATING

7.7

Call

No Misconduct

Languages

English

Answers and Advice

121 questions answered.

About Me

  I grew up in Spokane, Washington and discovered at an early age that I wanted to pursue a legal career. At age 16, I began working at a general practice law firm answering phones and filing legal documents. Eventually, I was admitted under Rule 16 of the Washington Supreme Court to represent clients on a limited basis. By age 19, I was handling traffic tickets in the lower courts under the...

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Practice Areas

Payments & Fees

Payment Types

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Fees

Fixed (Sometimes), Hourly ($200/hour), Retainer (Sometimes)

Client Reviews

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Tom did a great job for me!

Posted by: Steve 9 months ago.

Tom's ability to obtain favorable plea deals gives him 5 stars in my book. I was recently pulled over and ticketed for speeding and driving with no...

Exceptional DUI Lawyer.

Posted by: Ryan 9 months ago.

I contacted Petersen Law to handle a DUI case that I got while visiting Omaha. Mr. Petersen met with me the next day and I immediately got a sense...
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Endorsements

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Robert Jason De Groot
Robert De Groot

Deltona, FL

8 months ago

Relationship: Other

For nearly 2 decades this lawyer has been the heavyweight that you want in your corner
Tregg Robert Lunn
Tregg Lunn

Lincoln, NE

9 months ago

Relationship: Other

Mr, Petersen is highly respected in the criminal defense bar in Nebraska. I highly recommend him.
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Résumé

License

1995 License Status: Authorized to practice law for the state of Nebraska.
Last updated by Avvo: 11/19/2013
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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1995 – present

Petersen Criminal Defense Law

Education

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1994 J.D. in Law

Creighton University School of Law

Awards

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2013 Top 50 DUI Lawyer in Nebraska

NAFDD

Associations

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1995- present Member

Nebraksa Bar Association


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Portfolio

Publications

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2012 The Dangers of Drunk Driving Infographic

Omaha DUI Defense Law (Owned Website)

Speaking Engagements

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2005 Wills and Trust

at Wills and Trusts for Gay and Lesbian Couples

2004 DUI Prevention

at The Dangers of Drunk Driving