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D. Nick Caporale

D. Nick Caporale, American lawyer. Bar: Nebraska 1957, United States District Court Nebraska 1957, United States Court Appeals 8th circuit 1958, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1970. Decorated Bronze Star; recipient Alumni Achievement University Nebraska-Omaha, 1978; Distinguished Alumni Award, University Nebraska College Law, 2004, Nebraska Bar Found Distinguished Services award, 2011.

Background

  • Caporale, D. Nick was born on September 13, 1928 in Omaha. Son of Michele and Lucia Caporale.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, University Nebraska-Omaha, 1949. Master of Science, University Nebraska-Omaha, 1954. Juris Doctor with distinction, University Nebraska-Lincoln, 1957.

    Career

    • Judge Nebraska District Court, Omaha, 1979—1982, Nebraska Supreme Court, Lincoln, 1982—1998. Of counsel Baird Holm LLP, since 1998. Lecturer University Nebraska, Lincoln, 1982—1984, 2000—2003.

      Served to 1st lieutenant United States Army, 1952-1954, Korea.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Nebraska 1957, United States District Court Nebraska 1957, United States Court Appeals 8th circuit 1958, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1970.

    Membership

    President Omaha Community Playhouse, 1976. Fellow American College Trial Lawyers, International Society Barristers. Member Order of Coif.

    Connections

    • Married Margaret Nilson. Children: Laura Diane Stevenson, Leland Alan.
    • father: Michele Caporale
    • mother: Lucia Caporale
    • spouse: Margaret Nilson
    • children: Laura Diane Stevenson Caporale
    • Leland Alan Caporale
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