Jeffrey A. Wagner is a 1993 graduate of the Creighton School of law. After graduating from law school in 1993, Jeff worked as a staff attorney with the Legal Aid Society of Omaha, Nebraska where he focused on family law, civil rights, and civil litigation. It was while he was a staff attorney that Jeff developed his extensive skills in appellate litigation in addition to his broad-based experience at the trial level.
In 1999 Jeff joined Michael Schirber in the practice of law and in 2003 they formed the firm of Schirber & Wagner, LLP. The firm concentrates primarily on family and criminal law.
In 2017 after the retirement of Michael Schirber Jeff formed Wagner, Meehan & Watson LLP., continuing the outstanding advocacy that has always been provided to his clients.
Jeff practices in the following areas: Family Law, Criminal Law, Juvenile Law, Housing Discrimination, Civil Rights, and General Civil Litigation. Jeff was admitted to the practice of law in Nebraska in 1993 and also that same year in the U.S. District Court, District of Nebraska. In 1999 Jeff was admitted to practice before the United States Supreme Court.
He is a proud member of the Nebraska State Bar Association, Omaha, Bar Association, Sarpy County Bar Association, Second Judicial District Bar Association, the American Bar Association, and the Nebraska Association of Criminal Defense Attorneys .
Jeff has also served on the Second Judicial District nominating committee, the Nebraska State Bar Association House of Delegates, and the Committee for Inquiry for the Second Judicial District. In addition, Jeff presently serve on the Board of Lift Up Sarpy County.
In 2013 Jeff was awarded the Founders Award from the Family Housing and Advisory Service and our firm was awarded the CFI Visionary Award from the NSBA Charitable Fund Inc. in 2008.