Claire Osborne's practice areas include estate planning and administration, charitable giving, guardianships and conservatorships, and business planning.
Claire advises clients on the design and implementation of customized estate plans to address each client’s specific objectives and needs. She works with clients ranging from those in need of a basic estate plan, including wills, trusts, durable powers of attorney, and advanced directives, to those in need of a comprehensive wealth transfer and business succession solution. She counsels trustees and personal representatives through the post-death administration of trusts and estates. Claire also represents guardians and conservators through the appointment process and their management of the personal and/or financial affairs of minors and incapacitated individuals. Additionally, Claire advises closely-held business owners on entity formation, tax, and succession planning matters.
Claire is a member of Koley Jessen's Diversity & Inclusion Committee.
News & Publications
- Koley Jessen, 12.11.2019
Honors & Affiliations
Honors & Awards
Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch, Trusts and Estates, 2021
Community & Professional
Nebraska and Omaha Bar Associations
Creighton University Omaha Recent Alumni Advisory Board Member and Professional Development Committee Member, 2011 - 2017
Leadership Bellevue, 2014
J.D., Creighton University School of Law, 2008 (cum laude)
- Certificate of Concentration: Business Law
- Executive Editor, Creighton Law Review, 2007-2008
- General Staff, Creighton Law Review, 2006-2007
- CALI Excellence for the Future Awards in: Legal Writing and Lawyering Skills I; Legal Interviewing, Negotiation, and Counseling; and Alternative Dispute Resolution
B.S.B.A., Creighton University, 2006 (summa cum laude)
- 3/3 Business-Law Program
- State of Nebraska
State of Iowa
U.S. District Court, District of Nebraska