Terry A. White

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Terry A. White
Attorney at Thompson Law Office, PC, LLO
13906 Gold Circle, Suite 201
Omaha, NE 68144
Phone/Fax: 402-330-3060, ext. 118

General Practice including but not limited to:
Civil Litigation | Criminal Defense
Employment Law | Business Law | Antitrust | Personal Injury | White Collar Criminal Defense

Summary of Experience:

Attorney Terry A. White is an experienced litigator whose legal practice has included working with two of Omaha’s most well-respected law firms prior to joining Thompson Law Office.  Her experience has included work for both plaintiffs and defendants.  At Domina Law Group, Ms. White primarily represented civil plaintiffs and criminal defendants.  She assisted clients with complex commercial matters and cases involving constitutional issues.  Her criminal defense work has included both misdemeanor and felony charges at the state and federal level.  Previously, Ms. White was a partner at McGrath North, where she represented employers in employment and discrimination matters, as well as businesses charged with antitrust crimes and civil violations of the antitrust laws.  She also led antitrust class action recoveries for claimants.

Relevant Experience and Results:

  • Successfully appealed to Nebraska Court of Appeals a complex commercial matter, securing right of civil plaintiff’ to exert Fifth Amendment where criminal charges are pending and establishing Nebraska elements on dismissal
  • Successfully diverted federal tax crimes in complex commercial matter involving professional
  • Prevailed on appeal of $100,000 property damage insurance claim to Iowa Court of Appeals
  • Defense of white collar tax fraud matter involving millions of dollars invested in ranch and recreational property
  • Settled commercial contract claim for over $200,000
  • Representing Fortune 500 clients in contract matters, including successfully defending insurer before Nebraska Department of Insurance
  • Representing clients on employment discrimination matters (EEOC, NEOC, NLRB, OSHA)
  • Review and analysis of all documents produced to Department of Insurance regarding life insurance, health insurance
  • Collect, review and analyze all documents relevant to insurance company’s action to recover on mortgage-backed securities
  • Investigating potential suspension and debarment matters for Fortune 50 client with Government contracts
  • Investigating and negotiating civil and criminal claims brought against clients contracting with federal Government
  • Investigating and representing white collar clients charged with commercial fraud, tax fraud, Medicare fraud
  • Leading class action recovery and achieving over $12 million in single price-fixing case
  • Defending CFTC cases and antitrust cases (civil and criminal)

Admissions:

  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit
  • Nebraska (state and federal courts)
  • Iowa (state and federal courts)

Memberships:

  • Member, Nebraska State Bar Association
  • Member, Iowa State Bar Association, Federal Practice Committee

Education:

  • Juris Doctor, Cum LaudeCreighton University School of Law, 1986
    • Creighton Law Review Editor
    • Moot Court Board, Traveling team
    • Founded Creighton Legal Research and Writing Center
    • Adjunct professor in Legal Writing (9 years)

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