- University of Nebraska-Omaha, B.A.
- Creighton University School of Law, J.D.
Joseph Willms joined Woods Aitken in 2020 after clerking at the firm for two years. As a member of the firm’s litigation group, Joe advises and represents construction contractors, owners, and design professionals in litigation and non-litigation construction-related matters, including contract review and negotiation, project management, dispute and claim avoidance, and dispute resolution through mediation, arbitration or litigation. He also advises clients on how to manage risk and prevent future litigation.
Joe received his J.D. from Creighton University School of Law. During law school, Joe was the executive editor of the Creighton Law Review, received the Donald P. Lay Law Review Award, and a CALI Excellence for the Future Award in Advanced Legal Research. Joe earned his bachelor’s degree from the University of Nebraska at Omaha in International Studies.
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