Attorney Leo Knowles Returns to McGrath North
Omaha, NE (February 2, 2017) McGrath North is pleased to announce the return of Leo Knowles to the law firm.
From 1976 through 2006, Leo practiced law with McGrath North concentrating on litigation matters. He served as lead counsel in numerous jury trials, bench trials and appeals in federal and state courts in Nebraska and other jurisdictions throughout the United States.
Leo joined ConAgra in 2006 as Senior Vice President and Chief Litigation Counsel. In this role, he was responsible for the management of the company’s litigation and environmental matters.
“Leo was one of the firm’s leaders for many years and we are very happy and fortunate to have him back with our firm,” said Roger Wells, President of McGrath North. “Leo has tremendous litigation and client experience and possesses judgment and a unique ability to simplify and resolve complex disputes. Leo will be a great asset and resource for both McGrath North and our clients.”
Leo earned his J.D., cum laude, from Creighton University School of Law in 1976.