Benjamin A. Belmont assists clients with issues of business law and business organizations, family law, criminal law, employment law, litigation, personal injury, and real estate law. He has practiced since 1985 and is admitted in Nebraska, and the U.S. District Court District of Nebraska.
Mr. Belmont obtained his Juris Doctor from Creighton University School of Law in Omaha, Nebraska and earned a Bachelor's degree in Economics from the University of Nebraska in Lincoln.
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