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Omaha Criminal Defense Lawyers

If You've Been Arrested, Call Us Immediately! - (402) 810-8611

Being charged with a crime can put a lot on the line: your reputation, your freedom, and your future. When the stakes are high, working with an experienced criminal defense lawyer can make the difference in your case. At Carlson & Burnett, our legal team has the insight and resources needed to create strong and uniquely tailored defense strategies. We’re here to help you through these troubling times.

If you or someone you love has been charged with a criminal offense in Omaha or the surrounding areas, or if you are currently under investigation, you can be confident about placing your trust in our proven defense team. Because time is of the essence, we encourage you to contact our team as soon as you can.

Why Choose Carlson & Burnett to Handle Your Criminal Case?

  • Proven Track Record of Success
  • Award-Winning Attorneys
  • Experienced Trial Lawyers
  • Personalized Attention & Service

Consultations are FREE and confidential. Call (402) 810-8611

Experience on Your Side, No Matter Your Charge

By leveraging extensive experience in criminal law, our team is able to provide intelligent defense to clients facing a wide range of misdemeanor or felony charges.

Cases we handle include:

  • Theft / Fraud Crimes
  • DUI
  • Drug Crimes
  • Domestic Violence
  • Violent Crimes
  • White Collar Crimes
  • Sex Crimes
  • Federal Offenses
  • Probation Violations
  • Juvenile Crimes

Anyone charged with a crime is innocent until proven guilty. As a defendant, you have the right to challenge law enforcement's case against you. Our seasoned criminal lawyers in Omaha can work to put you in the best possible position for securing a favorable resolution.

Securing a Favorable Resolution to Your Charges

From the moment you retain our firm, our team will work diligently to thoroughly investigate the facts and circumstances involved, as well as the version of facts presented by the prosecution. By using negotiation tactics, our team can pursue reductions in charges of penalties, or work to drop or prevent charges before they’re filed. If the situation calls for a trial, we have the tools and resources to aggressively litigate your case.

Ready to get started? Call our office at (402) 810-8611 or fill out online contact form!

Work With a Firm Trusted Throughout the Community

Over the years, our firm has cultivated a reputation for success among the local and legal communities. This is because we treat clients with the utmost respect and care, and deliver the level of representation required of these serious matters. We know criminal allegations and penalties can disrupt your life and the lives of your loved ones, and we place an emphasis on making your needs our priority during this difficult time.

Speak with an Omaha criminal defense attorney during a FREE consultation. Call (402) 810-8611 today!

Meet The Carlson Burnett Family  We make our clients feel safe, comfortable & confident in their decision to work with us.

Families We've Helped

  • “Alexis Mullaney met with me and guided me through the laws involved and helped me put the right documents together for the hiring process. She continues to help me with questions as I have them.”

    - Former Client
  • “They have a great legal team with the knowledge and experience in many different specialties of law.”

    - Former Client
  • “They truly are personable like your family and can talk and solve problems of any kind.”

    - Former Client

The Carlson & Burnett Experience

What Sets Us Apart?
  • Trustworthy

    Backed by decades of experience, we can be trusted to represent your case. Our comprehensive services cover everything you need to successfully settle your legal matter.

  • Respectful

    At Carlson & Burnett, you’re family. We know this is a difficult time for you and you’re family, and we’re here to help you get through it as smoothly as possible.

  • Approachable

    We are united in our mission to help people overcome legal challenges, and we do so with a level of integrity and respect that can’t be found at just any law firm.

  • Compassionate

    Our compassion for people extends to our personal clients as well as the local community. In addition to our legal work, we serve on civic boards and charitable foundations.

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  • Best of Omaha 2018 Winner
  • AV® Peer Rating from Martindale-Hubbell®
  • Million Dollar Advocates Forum®
  • Nebraska State Bar Association
  • Iowa State Bar Association
  • United States District Court, District of Nebraska
  • American Bar Association
  • Omaha Bar Association
  • American Board of Trial Advocates
  • National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys
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