Homero E. Vela is an associate at Kutak Rock LLP, where he conducts a diverse civil litigation, regulatory and risk management practice with an emphasis on defending employers against employment lawsuits, including those alleging discrimination and harassment and complaints before equal employment opportunity commissions.
Mr. Vela also has experience defending state wage and hour claims and assists clients with day-to-day employment law advice.
In addition to employment litigation, he has experience reviewing and drafting employee handbooks and employment policies.
Mr. Vela also advises management and employers on immigration matters and has experience with nonimmigrant visas, labor certification and employer-sponsored green cards.
He graduated cum laude from the Creighton University School of Law in 2009 and received his BA from Creighton University in 2005.
Mr. Vela is licensed to practice in Nebraska state and federal courts and in Iowa state courts.