At The Robert Pahlke Law Group, we believe that the success of our firm
will only be as good as our legal team. Each one of our attorneys are
passionate about what we do, and bringing justice to wrongdoers and helping
injury victims rebuild their lives is what brings true joy to our practice.
Our hard work and dedication can be readily observed through our professional
achievements and credentials, which we believe is an important indicator
of an attorney's competence. In a recent achievement, we are proud
to announce that
Attorney Robert Hippe was recognized as a Distinguished Alum during homecoming ceremonies at
the University of Nebraska at Kearney.
Born and raised in Nebraska, Attorney Hippe grew up on a ranch in the Nebraska
Sandhills. He earned his bachelor's degree from Kearney State College
and his juris doctorate from the University of Nebraska College of Law in 1968.
After working at a general practice firm for several years, in 1975 he
was elected the Scotts Bluff County Attorney. After serving as a prosecutor
for two years, he was appointed district judge in the Nebraska 12th District.
He served as a judge for 30 years until his retirement in 2007.
After a brief one and a half year retirement, in 2009 he joined The Pahlke
Law Group as a staff litigator. He also has a separate mediation service
outside of the firm.
Over the course of his prestigious legal career, Attorney Hippe has been
a major contributor to the Nebraska Community on many levels. He was a
founder of Nebraska Child Support Guidelines, Scottsbluff Senior Citizen's
Center, the Panhandle Legal Services Office, and radio station KCMI, not
to mention his active membership in numerous community service organizations.
Attorney Hippe is the chair of the Supreme Court's Committee on Practice
and Procedure, and he is a member of the Nebraska State Bar Association,
and the Supreme Court's Advisory Committee. In his past positions,
he served on the Nebraska Dispute Resolution Advisory Council, the advisory
board for Nebraska Judicial College, and the Nebraska Supreme Court Advisory
His contributions to the education and legal sectors have earned him numerous
prestigious awards over the years, including the first Distinguished Judge
Award, and the Nebraska Child Support Enforcement Lifetime Service Award
for his commitment to Nebraska's children.
We want to congratulate Attorney Hippe for his recognition as a Distinguished
Alum at UNK, and we are very proud to have such an outstanding attorney
and human being as a part of our legal team!