Virtual MCLE Opportunities Available

Mark your calendar for the Annual Meeting 

October 14,16, 2020 Embassy Suites Lincoln 



NECAA Prosecutor of the Year Award Recipient Shawn Eatherton, Buffalo County Attorney



Nebraska County Attorneys Association
Providing its members with quality training and education.

Nebraska County Attorneys Association

Our Association is dedicated to helping Nebraska’s County Attorney’s provide the best possible public service in their dual role of Prosecutor and Civil Attorney for each of Nebraska’s 93 Counties.

The Nebraska County Attorneys Association advocates for public policies that strengthen county attorneys’ ability to secure justice for crime victims and serve as legal counsel to their county.

We provide continuing legal education programs, service, support and resources to the county attorneys and staff to enhance and improve the quality of all prosecution throughout the State and facilitate access to best practices in law enforcement and public safety.

Recent News

Midlands Voices: Don Kleine’s record shows his dedication to the law

By David D. Begley, Omaha Attorney  The duty of the Douglas County attorney is to seek justice, not vengeance. Those are two different things. I wish everyone could have seen the one-hour press...

Lancaster County not testing for COVID-19 during death investigations

Channel 8 ABC April 10, 2020 12:38 pm  Brent BonFleur Officials say they are not testing for COVID-19 during death investigations in Lancaster County. Pat Lopez, Interim Director of the...

Virus v. constitutional rights: Courts in disarray trying to navigate crowd-size limits, quarantine

Anna Reed | Omaha World Herald  Cindy Paredez paced Tuesday near the doors to a Douglas County courtroom, resigned to having to stand outside while her 19-year-old daughter awaited her fate for a...

Gov. Ricketts Further Limits Events, Gatherings to Prevent COVID-19 Spread

LINCOLN – This morning, Governor Pete Ricketts met with cabinet members at the State Emergency Operations Center (SEOC), as he unveiled new guidance further limiting public events and gatherings....

Wheels of justice grind on in Nebraska as coronavirus generates common and constitutional concerns

In North Platte, about 80 folks, including court personnel, sheriff’s deputies, defendants and spectators crammed into a Lincoln County courtroom for routine hearings. But two folks had everyone’s...

NECAA Past President Melanie R. Young, Chief Deputy Buffalo County Attorney, receives recognition for serving as President 2016-2018 from current President James Smith,  Solicitor General Attorney, Nebraska Attorney General’s Office. 



Nebraska County Attorneys Association

Protecting the public and preserving individual rights.