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Honorable Thomas K. Harmon

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2011 – present 
Judge of the County Court, 4th Judicial District
(Douglas County)
2003 – 2011
Private practice of law - Omaha, NE
1990 - 2003
Respeliers & Harmon, PC - Omaha, NE
1985 – 1990
Respeliers & DiMari, Associate - Omaha, NE
1983 – 1985
Douglas County District Court Judges - Omaha, NE
Law Clerk and Research Associate
Creighton University School of Law, 1983
Juris Doctorate
Mount Marty College, Yankton, SD, 1980
Bachelors of Arts
Magna Cum Laude
Judicial/Law Related Activities
Professional Affiliations
Nebraska State Bar Association
Nebraska Supreme Court Committees

Judicial Member from the Fourth Judicial District, Commission on Children in the Courts

Nebraska County Judges Association
Member from the Fourth Judicial District


Participated in and Completed Courses at the National Judicial College in Reno, Nevada

Passed the Judicial Studies Examination with high distinction.

Participated in and Completed Nebraska Supreme Court Judicial Leadership Program 2015 – 2016

Honors and Awards
Martindale Hubbell AV rated 2003 to the present time
Named a Nebraska Bar Foundation Fellow in 2015
Recognition for contributions to the legal program for Volunteers Assisting Seniors
, 2010, service as the attorney for Legal Clinic he helped establish in 2004 and providing pro bono legal advice to the elderly
Foster Grandparent Program Certificate of Appreciation, 2009
Volunteer Service Award, 1994 & 2006, Volunteers Intervening for Equity
Martindale-Hubbell AV rating, 2003
Senior Companion Program Award of Recognition, 2001
Mount Marty College Distinguished Alumnus Award, 1993
Teaching & Publishing
Nebraska High School Mock Trial Competition – Regional Coordinator for Omaha area Schools 2012 to present
Volunteers Assisting Seniors, developed and taught in the training  class and accounting review for guardians and conservators since 1994, pro bono; 
Author, 1996 – present, articles dealing with all aspects of probate law, guardianships and conservatorships, in 16 publications for the National Business Institute
Lecturer/Author, on aspects of the Nebraska Juvenile Code

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