ADAM W. BARNEY

abarney@clinewilliams.com
(402) 397-1700

Practice Areas

Practice Emphasis:

Adam's practice focuses on commercial litigation matters in state and federal courts as well as in arbitration forums. He represents clients involved in franchising and securities related matters as well as real and intellectual property disputes, including representation of both governmental entities and landowners in eminent domain proceedings. His practice has included significant experience advising clients on trade secret and non-competition matters.

Admitted to Practice:

Nebraska 
Iowa 
United States District Court for the District of Nebraska  
United States Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit

Education:

University of Nebraska, J.D., with highest distinction, 2010  
University of Nebraska, B.S., with high distinction, 2007

Other Experience/Achievements:

  • Listed: Great Plains Super Lawyers (Business Litigation Rising Star)
  • Member, Robert M. Spire American Inn of Court, 2010-present 
  • Executive Editor, Nebraska Law Review, 2008-2009 
  • Order of the Coif 
  • Published: "The Quagmire of the State Income Tax Nexus in the Wake of KFC v. Iowa Dep't of Revenue," American Bar Association Franchise Law Journal, Winter 2012