William F. Hargens - McGrath North Mullin & Kratz, P.C., L.L.O.

William F. Hargens

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2007
Phone: 402-633-1474

Creighton UniversityJ.D. 1981

Client Comments

"Mr. Hargens is a very experienced and effective litigator. He is extremely capable in managing large, complex matters, and also is excellent in making sure his clients understand the case and are kept informed as to its progress through the system. He is very well-regarded in the Omaha community."

-Amy Bones
Vice President & General Counsel
Children's Hospital & Medical Center

"Bill Hargens takes the time to understand how our business works and ensure that knowledge is applied to the situation."

"Bill Hargens is a thoughtful and tireless client advocate whose friendly demeanor in the courtroom often leads the other side into a trap. Strategically, he is one of the best litigators I have worked with over the last 10-15 years. As a consumer of legal services, I can also attest that he is also one of the best, if not the best, attorneys when it comes to the combination of cost effectiveness and legal gravitas."

"Bill is a thoughtful, proactive litigator with decades of hands-on trial experience. He brings to the table an unparalleled ability to build consensus, even in the most contentious of the situations, and is a tireless, smart and tenacious advocate for his clients in situations where the gloves are off. I would never think twice about soliciting his advice in any litigation matter that our company may face down the road."

"Bill is a very skilled litigator who is able to analyze complex matters and develop a very effective strategy in dealing with litigation, with a goal of managing the litigation in a cost-effective manner."

Office Location

First National Tower, Suite 3700
1601 Dodge Street
Omaha, NE 68102
United States

Lawyer of the Year Awards

2015 Lawyer of the Year in Litigation - Banking and Finance of the Omaha Metro Area2013 Lawyer of the Year in Litigation - Environmental of the Omaha Metro Area
William F. Hargens has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2015!William F. Hargens has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2013!

Practice Areas

Bet-the-Company Litigation
Commercial Litigation (Accounting, Antitrust, Appellate, Civil Litigation, Class Actions, Closely-Held Businesses, Complex Litigation, Corporate Governance, Environmental)
Litigation - Banking and Finance
Litigation - Environmental
Litigation - Mergers and Acquisitions
Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions - Plaintiffs
Professional Malpractice Law - Defendants