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Andrew W. Simpson

Omaha Managing Partner

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Licensed in Nebraska

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Omaha Managing Partner

Your Experienced Business Counselor

Omaha Lawyer in Corporate Counsel, Mergers and Acquisitions, and Real Estate

Omaha Managing Partner Andrew W. Simpson is an experienced counselor who guides business leaders and business owners through complex issues, finding the most efficient path to resolve those problems and reach their goals. With two biology degrees and a law degree, Andy has a diverse background, allowing him to handle anything that comes his way. Andy’s experience stems from large development deals and real estate transactions to advising business clients on not only day to day matters associated with their business but also their personal succession and estate planning. Andy has over 17 years of experience counseling clients in corporate counsel matters, mergers and acquisitions, estate and succession planning and real estate transactions.

Andy understands the Omaha growing real estate, development and business landscape and the business owners who live and work there.

Andy enjoys keeping up with the pace of his client's business, earning their trust and helping them reach their goals.

LICENSED IN: Nebraska

Andy’s “Why”

Andy and his wife Jody have been married for 20 years and have three kids, Elliott, Helen, and Eileen. When he’s not working, he coaches youth basketball, softball and baseball. Andy is actively involved as a leader at St. Patrick’s in Elkhorn and is the Chair of the PAL Basketball and the Elkhorn Knights Legion Baseball Program. That takes up most of his down time, but he loves it!

Bar Admissions

  • Nebraska
  • United States District Court for the District of Nebraska
Employment
  • Farnham, Simpson & Griffin, P.C.: Omaha, Nebraska
    • Partner, 2012 – 2019
  • Jeffrey B. Farnham, P.C.: Omaha, NE
    • Associate Attorney, 2004-2011
  • Great Plains Environmental Law Center: Omaha, NE
    • Staff Attorney, 2004 - 2005
  • Jeffrey B. Farnham, P.C.: Omaha, NE
    • Law Clerk, 2003-2004
  • Iowa Western Community College: Council Bluffs, IA
    • Adjunct Faculty, 2002-2003
  • Nebraska Appleseed: Omaha, NE
    • Law Clerk, 2002-2003
  • Tri-State Cooperative Agreement: Kearney, NE
    • Biologist, 2001
  • AIM Environmental Consulting: Kearney, NE
    • Biologist, 2000-2001
Education
  • Creighton University School of Law, Omaha, NE, Juris Doctor, May 2004
    • Domestic Moot Court Competition, Quarter-finalist
    • Domestic Moot Court Board
    • Public Interest Law Forum Summer Fellowship Grant Award
    • Environmental Law Society, Law Forum Committee
  • University of Nebraska at Kearney, Kearney, NE, Master of Science, Biology, May 2001
    • Outstanding Thesis Award
    • Mobile Environmental Lab, Coordinator
    • Platte River Think Tank, Member
  • University of Nebraska Lincoln, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Science, Natural Resource Science, December 1998
Community Involvement
  • ACG Nebraska
  • Youth basketball, baseball and softball coach
  • St Patrick’s Catholic Church Elkhorn-Chairperson Athletic Committee
  • West Omaha Rotary
  • Elkhorn Knights Legion Baseball Board
  • American Agricultural Law Association
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