Hon. James T. Gleason

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Hon. James T. Gleason


2003 - present 
Judge of the District Court, 4th Judicial District
Douglas County
1969 - 1971
State of Nebraska Department of Labor, Administrative Hearing Officer


1971 - 2003
Private practice of law
Omaha, NE
1968 - 1971
Private practice of law, law clerk
Omaha, NE
1966 - 1968
Douglas County Court, assistant clerk
Omaha, NE


Creighton University School of Law, 1969
Juris Doctorate

University Nebraska-Omaha, 1966
Bachelor of Arts – Majors: English & History

Judicial/Law Related Activities

Professional Affiliations
Nebraska State Bar Association
American Bar Association, Judicial Division
National Conference of State Trial Judges, Executive Committee
Jury Management Committee, chairman
Nebraska District Judges Association

Judicial Education Committee
Curriculum Development Sub-Committee
Judicial Outreach Committee

Community Activities

Juror Appreciation Week ceremony, host, 2006

Teaching & Publishing

Presenter, "Social Media and the Courts," Texas Judges Technology Symposium 
Speaker, "Protection Orders," District Judges’ Summer Meeting, 2009