Elizabeth Govaerts

Elizabeth Govaerts, Attorney in Lincoln 

As a practicing attorney with over 20 years of experience and a specialty in personal injury, worker's compensation, and professional negligence cases, Elizabeth Govaerts has the expertise necessary to bring you personalized and 
successful legal representation and counsel. 
Read on for a full list of her credentials.


University of Nebraska-Lincoln - Juris Doctorate, 1991
University of Oklahoma - Bachelor of Fine Arts, 1986

Admitted to Practice:
State of Nebraska
U.S. Supreme Court
U.S. Court of Appeals, Eighth Circuit
U.S. District Court, District of Nebraska

Nebraska State Bar Association
Nebraska Association of Trial Attorneys
The Association of Trial Lawyers of America

Vincent M. Powers & Associates
Lincoln, NE, 1997 - present

Washington Appellate Defender Association
Seattle, WA, 1991 - 1993

Specializes In:
Personal Injury;
Workers' Compensation; and
Professional Negligence

Elizabeth Govaerts, Attorney

Elizabeth Govaerts

Elizabeth Govaerts/ National Top 100 Trial Lawyer
American Association for Justice emblem

Cases of Interest

Shlien v. Board of Regents, University of Nebraska 263 Neb. 465, 640 N.W.2d 643 (Neb. 2002) Case of first impression, internet privacy.

Koch v. Norris Public Power District 10 Neb. App. 453, 632 N.W.2d 391 (Neb. pp. 2001) Res Ipsa Loquiter.

Logsdon v ISCO, 260 Neb. 624, 618 N.W.2d 667 (Neb. 2000) Unexplained fall, Workers' Compensation.

Community Involvement 

Director: Lincoln Contemporary Dance Project

Board Member: OmniArts Nebraska

Contact Elizabeth Govaerts and our experienced attorneys today! (402) 474-8000

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