About Ben Thompson

Ben Thompson is licensed to practice law in Nebraska and Iowa. His law practice is at the intersection of the land, its stewardship, and justice. Modern Law Firm is a law firm that helps Nebraskans achieve the American Dream through owning homes, starting businesses, strengthening families, and shaping legacies. Learn more about the firm's general law practice here.

Weeds thrive during droughts. The same can be said for the tough times in our lives — we often emerge with metaphorical weeds that need to be pulled to restore some sense of normalcy. Those weeds may seriously affect our finances or our relationships.  Competent Omaha attorneys can assist you with “legal weeding” — and…

Perhaps you have heard a story about an employee that has embezzled from a company.  Some may shake their heads in disgust and then shrug it off thinking that it will not happen to their company.  Others may hope that it never happens to their company, but take no steps to prevent it from happening. …

Business mediation may be preferable to litigating a dispute in court. Small to medium sized businesses in Nebraska may benefit greatly from using mediation instead of litigation to resolve conflicts.  As is the case with larger businesses, disputes may arise with competitors, business partners, employees, customers, and vendors, but small business often lack the PR, HR, or legal capacity to address conflicts…

Learn when the amount of child support you must pay or receive can be changed by courts in Nebraska When a court orders a parent to pay child support, the amount is based off a calculation that takes into consideration the parent’s financial situation.  Over time, many parents experience a change in their financial condition and…

What is the difference between legal separation and divorce? Nebraska law recognizes two methods of ending a traditional marriage — one is dissolution of marriage or divorce, and the other is legal separation.  The chosen method depends on a number of factors, such as the religious beliefs of the couple, financial or personal reasons, whether…

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