November 16, 2020
2020 Silver Quill Winners
Congratulations to this year's Silver Quill Award Winners, Hallie Hamilton and Hayley Kaiser.
November 13, 2020
The Access to Justice Commission is conducting a state-wide survey
The Access to Justice Commission is conducting a state-wide survey of all court users during the month of November and they want your opinion.
October 26, 2020
2020 NSBF Fellows Announced
NSBF Fellows 2020
September 28, 2020
A Tribute to Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg
Through the Nebraska State Bar Foundation’s Roman L. Hruska Institute for the Administration of Justice, the Bar Foundation hosted the late Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg in April 2006. She will be greatly missed.
September 16, 2020
‘Reaching the Age of Majority’ Resource for Young Adults Is Updated, Refreshed, Available Online at NSBF
An updated and refreshed “Reaching the Age of Majority” resource for high school and college-age students is now available online at the Nebraska State Bar Foundation website, https://www.nebarfnd.org/civics-education/age-majority.
August 26, 2020
Online Resources to Celebrate 19th Amendment to US Constitution Offered by Court of Appeals, Bar Foundation
Online educational activities for students in kindergarten through high school are being offered by the Nebraska State Bar Foundation just in time for Constitution Day, an annual recognition of the signing of the U.S. Constitution on Sept. 17, 1787. The online resources highlight the 19th Amendment, which granted women the right to vote.
June 16, 2020
President of NSBF writes Op-Ed on Courts Staying Open
The President of the Nebraska State Bar Foundation wrote an Op-Ed on the Nebraska Courts Staying Open during Covid-19. To read the full op-ed in the Omaha Daily Record click here.
May 12, 2020
For Lease-Two Office Spaces at Hruska Law Center
The Hruska Law Center has two office spaces available for lease.
March 19, 2020
Creighton Law Professor Birmingham Recognized by Nebraska State Bar Foundation
Prof. Edward J. Birmingham at Creighton University School of Law has received Nebraska State Bar Foundation’s Outstanding Legal Educator Award. Professor Birmingham was honored March 13 at the Foundation’s 32nd Annual Fellows Dinner at the Holland Center in Omaha.
March 19, 2020
Chief Justice Heavican Recognized by Nebraska State Bar Foundation for 45 Years of Public Service
Nebraska Supreme Court Chief Justice Mike Heavican received the Nebraska State Bar Foundation’s prestigious Public Service Award. The award was presented March 13 at the Foundation’s 32nd Annual Fellows Dinner at the Holland Center in Omaha.