At Blakeman Law, our goal is to help our clients navigate through the judicial system quickly and smoothly while achieving the greatest possible financial results.
Clete Blakeman is a trial lawyer. He works exclusively with personal injury and wrongful death cases. After nearly twenty years of legal experience in Nebraska and Iowa, Clete Blakeman has come to understand the unique needs of individuals who have suffered at the hands of others and need help protecting and enforcing their legal rights.
Through the review of his peers, Clete Blakeman has achieved the highest legal rating awarded to lawyers. The rating identifies those attorneys with outstanding legal ability and high ethical standards. Clete Blakeman has also been accepted into membership of the American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA), a national organization that is committed to preserving our legal system and maintaining the standards of integrity, honor and courtesy within the legal profession.
Blakeman Law is a member of the exclusive Million Dollar Advocates Forum, a national organization for trial lawyers whose persistent representation of their clients has resulted in trial verdicts, awards or settlements of $1 million or more.
Clete Blakeman is also an official (Referee #34) with the National Football League. Prior to joining the NFL, he was a NCAA Division 1 college football official with the Big XII and, during his college years, Clete was a quarterback and a 3-year letterman for the University of Nebraska Cornhuskers. In 1987, he was selected to the First Team All Big-Eight Academic Football squad.
Clete and his wife, Katie, have one child, Maeve.