Mental Health Law

The practice of mental health as a profession brings a unique set of legal issues, practices and protections – for both the mental health professional and the practice. Employers and individuals can also face their own challenges as the result of a mental health diagnosis. Our mental health law specialty practice enables DUGGAN BERTSCH OMAHA attorneys to provide trusted counsel in this area.

Mental Health Practitioners

For the mental health professional, DUGGAN BERTSCH OMAHA provides the legal expertise to establish and grow the practice, in accordance with applicable regulatory and professional requirements, as well as protections that apply to employment issues. This can include:

  • Administrative issues related to the mental health profession 
  • Licensing and certification
  • Privacy and confidentiality in mental health

Mental Health and Employers

With greater recognition of mental health issues in the workplace, employers must focus on the responsibilities and issues surrounding the subject, and the well-being of the employee. DUGGAN BERTSCH OMAHA enables clients to navigate this area with confidence, bringing expertise to issues including:

  • Rights of individuals with mental health issues
  • Protection against discrimination

Competency Determinations

In addition, we’re able to provide assistance with the concerns and questions surrounding competency determinations.

Practice Areas

DUGGAN BERTSCH OMAHA attorneys will represent and counsel you and your business with zeal and great attention to detail. Experts in tax and business law, our attorneys provide services in many practice areas, including:

From preserving your assets, to ensuring your wishes are followed after your death, our estate attorneys are expert and experienced.

Our attorneys have extensive backgrounds in finance, accounting and business, making them ideal counsel for all issues impacting your business. 

Aging, illness and other life events can impact the plans you’ve made. We can pull together legal, medical and support services to manage it all.

Put together strategies that effectively reduce tax liabilities, address regulations and analyze potential liabilities of business decisions with our tax team.

Contact Us

Learn more about our attorneys, specialty areas or how we can support you when you contact DUGGAN BERTSCH OMAHA today. Also feel free to call and arrange an appointment.