Terry C. Dougherty



Terry Dougherty joined Woods & Aitken in 1997 and concentrates his trial practice on plaintiff’s personal injury and products liability claims, commercial litigation, and construction law.

Prior to becoming a partner at Woods & Aitken, Terry’s legal career included four years as an Assistant Staff Judge Advocate in the United States Air Force, three years with the Office of the Lancaster County Attorney as a felony prosecutor, and seventeen years in private practice in Norfolk and Lincoln, Nebraska.

Terry is recognized as an AV Rated Attorney by Martindale-Hubbell and was recently selected by his peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America© 2016 in the fields of Commercial Litigation and Product Liability Litigation (Copyright 2015 by Woodward/White, Inc., Aiken, SC).  He is listed a Great Plains Super Lawyer in the area of Personal Injury (2011-2016).  In 2016, Terry received the Boss of the Year award from the Lincoln Legal Professionals Association.

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Terry C. Dougherty named 2016 Boss of the Year by the Lincoln Legal Professionals Association

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