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Francis E. Younes

also known as Frank Younes

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

  1. Family: 18%
    7 years
  2. Child Custody: 18%
    7 years
  3. Divorce: 18%
    7 years
  4. Personal Injury: 18%
    7 years
  5. Other: 28%
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Payment

Fees:

Hourly ($225-250/hour), contingent (33-40%), Fixed (sometimes), Retainer (always), Free consultation (30 minutes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

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    I highly endorse Mr. Younes. Truly exceptional and caring attorney who produces great results in representing clients! I want all people with legal problems to contact him first.

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Contact info

High & Younes, Llc.

6919 Dodge St.
Omaha, NE, 68132

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
NEActive201207/18/2016
IAActive201107/16/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
DistinguishedMartindale-Hubbell2016
10 BestAmerican Institute of Family Law Attorneys2016
Top 10 under 40 Attorney AwardNational Academy Of Personal Injury Attorneys2016
10 Best Family Law Attorneys for Client Satisfaction in NebraskaAmerican Institute of Family Law Attorneys2016
Top 40 Lawyers Under 40American Society of Legal Advocates2016
Clients' Choice AwardAvvo2015
10 Best Attorneys for Nebraska for Client SatisfactionAmerican Institute of Family Law Attorneys2015
Rising StarSuper Lawyers2015
Distinguished - Martindale-Hubbell Peer ReviewedMartindale-Hubbell2015
Top 10 Attorneys Under 40National Academy Of Family Law Attorneys2015
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
Omaha Bar AssociationMember2016 - Present
Sarpy County Bar AssociationMember2015 - Present
National Association of Family Law AttorneysMember2015 - Present
Nebraska Association of Trial AttorneysMember2015 - Present
American Association for JusticeMember2015 - 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, Intellectual Property SectionN/AN/A
Nebraska State Bar Association, Business Law SectionMemberN/A
Nebraska State Bar Association, Immigration SectionMemberN/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.
Complex Commercial LitigationObtained Settlement for client in excess of $250,000.00
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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