George H. Moyer

George H. Moyer has more than 50 years of practicing law in Nebraska. He is nationally recognized for his defense work on Jacobson v. United States, which he argued in front of the U.S. Supreme Court in 1992. The case is credited for changing guidelines for federal law enforcement regarding entrapment.
George is an  is a AV®Preemininent peer review rated attorney.*
Practice Areas
  • General Practice
  • Banking Law
  • Finance Law
  • Bankruptcy Law
  • Creditors Rights Law
  • Family Law
  • Wills Law
  • Trusts Law
  • Criminal Defense
  • Probate Law
  • Estate Planning Law
  • Corporate Law
  • Personal Injury Law
  • Automobile Negligence Law
  • Products Liability Law
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Workers Compensation Law

University University of Nebraska, B.A., 1959
Law School University of Nebraska, J.D., 1962
Admitted 1962, Nebraska and U.S. District Court, District of Nebraska; 1990, U.S. Court of Appeals, Eighth Circuit and U.S. Court of Federal Claims; 1991, U.S. Supreme Court
Memberships Madison County (President, 1968-1969), 7th Judicial District (President, 1997), Nebraska State and American (Vice Chairman, Agricultural Law Committee, 1993-1996) Bar Associations; American Association for Justice (Director, Eighth Circuit Young Lawyers Section, 1969-1970; State Committeeman, 1973-1975; Governor, 1977-1980); Nebraska Association of Trial Attorneys (Director, 1975-1980, 1993-1995; Secretary, 1995-1996; Treasurer, 1996-1997; President Elect, 1997-1998; President, 1998-1999; Trustee NATA PAC, 1990-2000).
Born Omaha, Nebraska, May 17, 1937
Biography Director, Bank of Madison, 1992-2006. Trustee, 1990-2008, Director, 1993-2005, Nebraska State Historical Society Foundation.
Reported Cases Jacobson v. U.S., 112 S. Ct. 1535, 503 U.S. 540, 118 L. Ed. 2d 174 (1992).