Scott D. Jochim

Scott D. Jochim

Location:
Omaha, Nebraska
Phone:
402-391-6777
Fax:
402-390-9221
Email:

Scott Jochim is a member of Croker Huck, focusing his practice primarily on commercial and business litigation in both state and federal court. For over a decade, he has litigated a wide range of cases for Croker Huck's business, banking, construction, real estate development, sanitary and improvement district, and individual clients at both trial and appellate levels. Scott has assisted clients with matters including but not limited to contract disputes, banking and collection matters, secured transactions, business torts, partner and shareholder disputes, construction and lien disputes, commercial and residential landlord and tenant disputes, special assessment and annexation disputes, homeowners association and covenant enforcement matters, employment and non-competition disputes, fraud, misrepresentation and concealment matters, probate litigation and will contests.

Scott works closely with clients to develop winning strategies to protect their legal rights and business interests. He assists clients in making informed decisions about pending litigation so they may reach their desired business goals in a cost-effective manner. Scott has a successful track record in litigating cases through trial and appeal, and he has helped many clients avoid costly litigation through successful informal dispute resolutions, arbitrations, mediations, and settlement negotiations.

Areas of Practice

  • Civil Litigation and Appeals
  • Trial Practice (State and Federal)
  • Business and Commercial Litigation
  • Creditors' Rights
  • Banking and Finance Litigation
  • Real Estate/Landlord and Tenant Litigation
  • Sanitary and Improvement District Litigation
  • Homeowners and Condominium Association Litigation
  • Probate Litigation and Will Contests
  • Annexation Litigation
  • Informal Dispute Resolution: (Arbitration, Mediation, and Settlements)
  • Business Organizations

Litigation Percentage

  • 95% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Nebraska, 2000
  • U.S. District Court District of Nebraska, 2000
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 8th Circuit, 2002
  • U.S. District Court District of Colorado, 2014
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 10th Circuit, 2015

Education

  • University of Nebraska College of Law, Lincoln, Nebraska
    • J.D. - 2000
  • University of Nebraska at Lincoln
    • B.A. - 1996
    • Honors: With Distinction
    • Major: Psychology

Honors and Awards

  • Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review Rated AV Preeminent

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Omaha Bar Association, Member
  • Nebraska State Bar Association, Member in the Section on Business Law
  • American Bar Association, Member in the Section on Litigation
  • Nebraska Association of Trial Attorneys (NATA)
  • National Institute of Trial Advocacy (NITA)

Fraternities/Sororities

  • Phi Beta Kappa