Carlos A. Monzón

20+ Years of Experience

Carlos A. Monzón is a trial lawyer with experience in both federal and Nebraska state courts. He has been in private practice for over 20 years. He has worked as a Federal Public Defender and served on the Nebraska Bar Association's Minority and Justice Task Force Implementation Committee and the United States District Court of Nebraska Federal Practice Committee. He has handled hundreds of criminal cases before the United States District Court for the District of Nebraska and other county and district courts throughout the State of Nebraska.

Attorney Carlos A. Monzón maintains affiliations with the American Trial Lawyers Association, Top 100 Trial Lawyers since 2007, American Criminal Trial Lawyers Association, Nebraska Hispanic Bar Association, the Nebraska Criminal Defense Attorneys Association, the Nebraska Bar Association’s Minority and Justice Task Force Implementation Committee and the United States District Court of Nebraska’s Federal Practice Committee. He served as a board member of the Child Guidance Center and Prairie Hill Learning Center.

In addition, Mr. Monzón brings over a decade of committed legal service to the profession, uniquely positioning him to represent clients in Nebraska and federal courts. He received the Nebraska Bar Association’s Charitable Funds Visionary Award, presented in recognition of improving the administration of justice in Nebraska. Mr. Monzón also served as an Assistant Federal Defender for the District of Nebraska where he exclusively handled hundreds of serious criminal cases.

Areas of Practice:

  • Criminal Law -- DUI/DWI
  • Motor Vehicle Accidents -- Plaintiff
  • Personal Injury -- Plaintiff
  • Workers' Compensation Law

Bar Admissions:

  • Nebraska, 1994
  • U.S. District Court District of Nebraska, 1994


  • University of Nebraska College of Law, Lincoln, Nebraska,1994 J.D.
  • National Criminal Defense College, Mercer Law School, Macon, Georgia, 2002
  • InterAmerican University of Puerto Rico, 1987 B.A.

Awards and Accomplishments:

  • 2013 Unbelievable Jury Win Award by the US Federal Public Defenders for Nebraska
  • 2006 Missionary Award from Nebraska State Bar Association
  • Faculty Member of National Institute for Trial Advocacy (NITA) training
  • Lead Trial Advocacy Seminars in Chile, Peru, Mexico, and Puerto Rico

Professional Associations and Memberships:

  • Nebraska Hispanic Bar Association
  • Nebraska Criminal Defense Attorneys Association
  • Robert Van Pelt Chapter of the American Inns of Court
  • Nebraska Bar Association
  • Minority and Justice Implementation Committee
  • Firth Community Association
  • National Trial Lawyers Association - Criminal Trial Association
  • National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers

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