Attorney for Family Law and Litigation in Omaha, NE with over 20 Years
Karen S. Nelson joined Carlson & Burnett, LLP as a partner in January
of 2016. Previously, she worked in private practice since 2005. Karen
graduated from Coe College in 1991, magna cum laude, and from Creighton
Law School in 1994, cum laude. Karen clerked for Judge Richard Sievers
at the Nebraska Court of Appeals after graduation from Creighton Law School.
Karen served as Deputy Douglas County Attorney from 1997 to 2005. While
in the Douglas County Attorney's Office, Karen prosecuted many complex
criminal law cases and gained appellate experience. Although Karen has
always practiced trial law, she has narrowed her practice to focus on
domestic law, criminal law and adoptions.