Jeff L. Nehring

Attorney Jeff Nehring

Jeff Nehring was born and raised in Williston, North Dakota.  Jeff received his Bachelor of Arts from the University of North Dakota in 1993.  Afterwards, Jeff attended law school at the University of North Dakota where he graduated and received his Juris Doctorate degree (J.D.) in 1996.  After graduation, Jeff took a position as an associate attorney with Bjella Neff Rathert Wahl & Eiken, P.C., a law firm in Williston.  As an associate attorney, Jeff practiced in a variety of areas, which included oil & gas, civil litigation and criminal law.  It was during this time that Jeff discovered that his passion was criminal defense.  After four years, Jeff left the law firm to start his own practice.

Jeff concentrates his practice on criminal defense.  During his 15 year career, he has handled more than 2,000 criminal cases ranging from Driving Under the Influence to Murder.  Jeff was invited to join the National Trial Lawyers, which is a national organization composed of the Top 100 Trial Lawyers from each state.  A vast majority of Jeff’s clients are referred from past clients, other lawyers and prosecutors who have litigated against him in trial.  Jeff looks forward to assisting you resolve your criminal charges, with dedication and determination.

Area of Practice

Criminal Defense

Admitted to Practice

North Dakota: 1996

Montana: 1998

Fort Peck Tribal Court: 2000

District Court of North Dakota:   2002


Upper Missouri Valley Bar Association

State Bar Association of North Dakota

North Dakota Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers

American Association for Justice

National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers

North Dakota Association of Justice

The National Trial Lawyers

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