Attorneys

Brian E. Tackett, Esq.

 

Brian Tackett received his law degree from Creighton University School of Law in 2012 and is licensed to practice law in the State of Iowa. Brian maintains a  practice that includes, but is not limited to, Criminal Defense, Family Law, Wills and Estate Planning, and Civil Litigation.

 

Brian is originally from Glenwood, Iowa, and received his Business Management degree with high honors from Bellevue University in 2008. Brian formed and managed several businesses in the Omaha metro area before attending law school. He is a member of the local bar association, a member of the Litigation, Taxation, Torts Trial & Insurance, and Criminal Justice sections of the American Bar Association, and a member of the National Association for Criminal Defense Lawyers and the American Association of Premier DUI Attorneys.

Brian prides himself on his ability to relate to his clients not just as another case to handle, but as real people facing real problems.  In addition to being a strong advocate, he values compassion, kindness, and respect for those around him.

Brian is heavily involved with his family, church, and several non-profits in the area with an emphasis on helping meet people's basic needs and work with people struggling with mental health and/or substance abuse issues.

In addition to practicing law, Brian enjoys traveling, rehabilitating houses, working on vehicles, participating in motorsports, and riding motorcycles.

 

Education:

  • Bachelor of Arts, Business Management 

    • Bellevue University 2008

  • Juris Doctor

    • Creighton University School of Law 2012

Memberships:

  • Iowa State Bar Association

  • National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers

  • American Association of Premier DUI Attorneys

  • Iowa Association for Justice

Kayla L. Starbuck, Esq.

 

Kayla Starbuck received her law degree from Creighton University School of Law in 2021 and is licensed to practice law in Iowa and Nebraska. Kayla’s practice includes, but is not limited to, Criminal Defense, Family Law, Estate Planning, Probate, and Civil Litigation.

Kayla is originally from Bellevue, Nebraska. She graduated from Doane University in Crete, Nebraska in 2018 with a Bachelor of Arts in Strategic Communication and International Relations.

Kayla values treating her clients with compassion, respect, and judgment free; allowing her to have a grave understanding with the unique aspects of every client’s situation. Kayla aims to ensure her clients are comfortable being open and honest at all times.

In addition to practicing law, Kayla enjoys spending time with her family and adores fiancé and daughter. She loves to read, support small businesses, and explore the Henry Doorly Zoo and play at the Omaha Children’s Museum with her daughter, a great way to deescalate. She also spends free time volunteering by mentoring high school Forensics students.

Education:

  • Doane University: Bachelor of Arts, 2018

    • Major: International Relations

    • Major: Strategic Communication

    • Minor: Leadership

  • Creighton University School of Law: Juris Doctor, 2021

 

Memberships:

  • Iowa State Bar Association

  • Nebraska State Bar Association

  • National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers

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