For the Public: For Fee Legal Referral Client Application
The Nebraska State Bar Association offers a for fee lawyer referral service to clients who can afford to pay an attorney. This service is offered in all counties except Douglas, Sarpy, Cass and Washington counties. If you reside in those counties or need a for fee lawyer referral you should contact the Omaha Bar Association Lawyer Referral Service, (402) 280-3603.
Attorneys who are willing to take referrals from our office have enrolled in this program and have agreed to provide you with one consultation for $40.00 and have agreed to carry professional liability insurance.
If you are interested in obtaining a lawyer from the for fee lawyer referral service complete an application or call 800-927-0117. A referral of your case will depend on whether any attorney has signed up to handle the type of legal case you are requesting a referral and the geographic area.
Once we receive your request, we will contact attorneys in your area to see if there are any in the service. You will be notified whether or not a referral was made.
If you are having trouble submitting the completed form, please follow these steps:
- Save the completed form somewhere on the computer where you can easily access it. We suggest to the Desktop. You can either use the Disc icon on the toolbar or do a Save As under the File menu.
- Log-in to your email account.
- Compose a new message addressed to email@example.com. Please make the subject Lawyer Referral Application.
- Attach the completed form to the message and send.
To open the application, you will need Adobe Reader installed on your machine.
It is free to download and install.