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Koley Jessen P.C., L.L.O.
One Pacific Place
1125 South 103rd Street, Suite 800
Omaha, NE  68124
Phone: 402-390-9500
Fax: 402-390-9005


Mike Cox is a Shareholder and senior member of Koley Jessen’s Litigation Practice Group. His practice focuses primarily on commercial litigation in both state and federal court. He has litigated a variety of cases, including contract disputes, securities matters, intellectual property matters, product liability matters, construction disputes, bad faith insurance disputes, employment matters, ERISA matters, negligence actions, business torts and disputes in the election industry. He also has a specialty in representing media clients in First Amendment matters, including matters related to reporter privilege, defamation, false light invasion of privacy, access to public proceedings and public records, internet and e-commerce matters, and intellectual property communication and media. Prior to joining Koley Jessen in 1990, Mike practiced with a Phoenix law firm for several years. Mike has been selected by his peers for inclusion in Best Lawyers in America (© Woodward/White Inc.) since 2003, for his work in First Amendment Law.

Representative Experience 

Practice Groups
Intellectual Property

J.D., University of Nebraska, 1983

B.S., Nebraska Wesleyan University, 1978

Bar Admission
State of Nebraska
State of Iowa
U.S. District Court, District of Nebraska
U.S. District Court, Southern District of Iowa
U.S. Court of Appeals, Eighth Circuit
U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit
U.S. Supreme Court

Professional Certifications and Honors
Best Lawyers in America (© Woodward/White Inc.), Litigation – First Amendment Law
Super Lawyers, 2007-2017

Professional and Community Involvement
Nebraska, Iowa, and Omaha Bar Associations
Nebraska Association of Trial Attorneys
Defense Research Institute
ABA Communications Law Section
Media Law Resource Center