Chris and James Welsh of Welsh & Welsh
Proudly fighting for the Omaha community for over 65 years.

James R. Welsh

James Welsh - Omaha Lawyer Attorney James R. Welsh is a board-certified civil trial lawyer who was certified by the National Board of Trial Advocacy. James is one of the very few board-certified attorneys throughout the entire state of Nebraska. He understands how to break through the complexity of even the most difficult personal injury and wrongful death cases and will not rest until he’s able to make every claim a success for his clients.

Areas of Practice

  • Automobile Accidents
  • Motorcycle Accidents
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Farm Accidents
  • Railroad Accidents
  • Dangerous Products
  • Gas Explosions
  • Birth Trauma
  • Workers’ Compensation
  • Burn Injuries
  • Automobile Negligence
  • Truck Accidents
  • Civil Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Nebraska State Bar Association
  • Omaha Bar Association

Education & Certifications

  • Creighton University
    • B.S.B.A., 1965
  • Creighton University School of Law,
    • J.D., 1967
  • National Board of Trial Advocacy
    • Certified Civil Trial Lawyer

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • American Board of Trial Advocates
  • American Board of Professional Liability Attorneys
  • Association of Trial Attorneys of Iowa
  • Nebraska State Bar Association, House of Delegates
  • Nebraska State Bar Association, Fellow
  • The Law and You Foundation, Trustee
  • Trial Lawyers For Public Justice, Founder
  • The Association of Trial Lawyers of America, State Representative; Governor
  • Nebraska Association of Trial Attorneys, President; Chairman, Political Action Committee