Clayton Byam, Partner

Practice Areas:

  • Wills, Trusts, and Estate Planning
  • Probate and Inheritance Tax Proceedings
  • Real Estate 
  • Business Transactions 
  • Corporation/LLC

Education:

-University Rockhurst College, Kansas City, Missouri, and Creighton University, Ph.B., 1943; Creighton University

-Law School DePaul University, J.D., 1947

-Admitted 1947, Illinois and Nebraska; 1950, Iowa

-Memberships Omaha (President, 1974-1975) and Nebraska State (Member, House of Delegates, 1962, 1967, 1969) Bar Associations; Association of Insurance Attorneys.

-Bar Fellowship: American College of Trust and Estate Counsel; Nebraska State Bar Foundation.

 

Joseph C. Byam, Partner

Practice Areas:

  • Wills, Trusts, and Estate Planning
  • Estate and Trust Administration 
  • Estate and Trust Litigation
  • Real Estate
  • Business Transactions
  • Corporation/LLC
  • Banking
  • Civil and Commercial Litigation
  • Personal Injury Claims 

Education:

-University Boston College, B.A., magna cum laude, 1974; and Rutgers University (M.A., 1978; M. Phil. 1978)

-Law School Creighton University, J.D., 1982

-Admitted 1982, Nebraska

-Memberships Omaha and Nebraska State (Member, House of Delegates, 1989-1993) Bar Associations.

-Member, 1980-1981 and Assistant Editor, 1981-1982, Creighton Law Review.

-Bar Fellowship: Nebraska State Bar Foundation.

 

Joseph C. Byam, II, Associate

PRACTICE AREAS:

  • Wills, Trusts, and Estate Planning
  • Estate and Trust Administration 
  • Estate and Trust Litigation
  • Corporation/LLC
  • Real Estate
  • Business Transactions
  • Guardianship and Conservatorship 
  • Adoptions 

Education: 

-University Creighton University, B.A., cum laude, 2007

-Law School Creighton University, J.D., 2011

-Admitted 2011, Nebraska and U.S. District Court, District of Nebraska

-Memberships Omaha and Nebraska State Bar Associations.

 

Thomas F. Hoarty, Jr., Of Counsel 

EDUCATION:

-University Creighton University, A.B., 1970

-Law School Creighton University, J.D., summa cum laude, 1973

-Admitted 1973, Nebraska

-Memberships Omaha and Nebraska State Bar Associations.

-Editor-in-Chief, Creighton Law Review, 1972-1973. Law Clerk to Hon. Albert G. Schatz, U.S. District Court, District of Nebraska, 1973-1975.

-American College of Trial Lawyers