Nick R. Taylor - Fitzgerald, Schorr, Barmettler & Brennan, P.C., L.L.O.

Nick R. Taylor

Listed in Best Lawyers since 1995

Nick Taylor was raised on an Iowa century farm and is licensed to practice in both Nebraska and Iowa.  He is married with three adult children and one grandson.  His entire career since law school has been with the Fitzgerald, Schorr law firm with a practice solely devoted to estate planning and estate administration.  Estate planning includes an emphasis on charitable planning and on succession planning for family businesses and other closely-held businesses.  Nick received a Bachelor of Science in Secondary Education prior to entering law school and places a very high priority on clients understanding the estate and tax laws affecting their circumstances, guiding clients through the key questions for which they must determine their own unique  answers, and then assisting clients through to implementation.  Nick also places a high value on collaboration with any of a client's other professional advisors, including accountants, financial advisors, and insurance professionals.  Nick gets strong positive feedback for clearly communicating with clients about complex matters and for preparing the necessary legal documents in as user-friendly formats as possible. 

The University of IowaJ.D. 1981
American College of Trust and Estate CounselGreat Plains Federal Tax InstituteNebraska State Bar Section on Real Estate, Probate and TrustsOmaha Estate Planning CouncilOmaha Salvation ArmyMethodist Hospital FoundationOmaha Community FoundationUniversity of Nebraska Foundation

Case History

Scope of practice — Nick's estate planning career has the experience of thousands of personally-designed estate plans for total client wealth in the billions.  His practice covers estates from seven figures to nine figures and has included planning for third and even fourth generation family businesses where his firm has been involved with each generation. 

Office Location

Regency One, Suite 200
10050 Regency Circle
Omaha, NE 68114
United States

Lawyer of the Year Awards

2014 Lawyer of the Year in Litigation - Trusts and Estates of the Omaha Metro Area2014 Lawyer of the Year in Non-Profit / Charities Law of the Omaha Metro Area2012 Lawyer of the Year in Trusts and Estates of the Omaha Metro Area
Nick R. Taylor has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2014!Nick R. Taylor has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2014!Nick R. Taylor has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2012!

Practice Areas

Litigation - Trusts and Estates
Non-Profit / Charities Law
Trusts and Estates (Estate Planning)