The Ambitious Advocate
ANDREW J. MCELMEEL
Omaha Business and Financial Services Attorney
Attorney Andrew J. McElmeel is ready to provide individuals, businesses, and financial institutions with legal support for anything ranging from the complex and ever-changing regulatory issues to the time consuming and difficult disputes.
Andrew’s areas of practice include litigation, business, and financial services. He is eager to help his clients in the business and financial industry make the complicated, simple. Andrew is always up for a challenge and his ambitious and persistent drive are what propels him forward in helping his clients get results.
Andrew received his Juris Doctorate from Creighton University School of Law and his Bachelor of Science in Finance from Iowa State University. While at Iowa State University Andrew was actively involved in Delta Sigma Pi Professional Business Fraternity.
While in undergrad Andrew took part in the FDIC's Financial Management Scholars Program. During this summer internship he worked directly on a team of experienced FDIC employees to evaluate bank operations, business planning, and risk management strategies. Andrew brings to Goosmann Law Firm a wealth of knowledge and a positive can-do attitude—Worth It!
Office: (402) 280-7648
Cell: (402) 637- 6855
LICENSED IN: Nebraska
Andrew works very hard to give his two cats, Alfred and Sebastian, a better life and future! When he isn’t busy working, Andrew enjoys reading and working out.
Creighton University School of Law, Omaha, NE, Juris Doctor
Iowa State University, Ames, IA, Bachelor of Science, Finance
- Delta Sigma Pi Professional Business Fraternity
- Deans List
Steinkemper Law, Omaha, NE
Law Clerk, 2019 – 2020
- Filed complaints, petitions, and motions for Nebraska civil cases. Conducted discovery, which included: composing interrogatories, drafting responses to interrogatories and requests for admissions, and collecting documentation from clients and opposing counsel. Observed depositions and trial proceedings in Nebraska state court.
Family Housing Advisory Services (FHAS), Omaha, NE
Summer Extern, 2019
- Drafted legal briefs and memos, including briefs on discriminatory acts under the Federal Fair Housing Act for Nebraska and amendments to Omaha Landlord-Tenant policy. Interviewed and guided clients through legal proceedings. Reviewed contracts and grants for Family Housing Advisory Services and Fair Housing of Nebraska
Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC), Washington, D.C.
Pathways Internship Student Trainee - Financial Management Scholar, 2017
- Management Scholars (FMS) summer internship program in the Division of Risk Management Supervision in Washington D.C. Worked directly on team of experienced FDIC employees to evaluate bank operations, business planning, and risk management strategies. Assessed financial institutions to determine whether they are following safe and sound banking practices, maintaining effective internal controls and procedures, managing their institutions effectively, and complying with all applicable laws and regulations. Offered permanent placement following college graduation. Declined to pursue legal education
- State: Nebraska