William (Bill) T. Foley


Bill acts as General Counsel for and business advisor to a diverse group of businesses, from entrepreneurial start-ups to multi-generational family owned companies. As a former CPA and Tax Consultant for a national accounting firm, Bill uses his extensive knowledge and experience in legal, tax and financial matters to advise entrepreneurs, boards of directors, business managers and investors. Bill has extensive experience and knowledge in merger and acquisition, securities, tax and real estate law. Bill provides creative ideas and concise solutions to complex legal and financial issues faced by his clients.   


Practice Areas

Business, Corporate and Entity Law – for-profit and non-profit
Business Succession and Transition Planning
Shareholder and Owner Dispute and Resolution
Real Estate
Estate Planning
Tax Planning and Consulting 
Representation before the IRS – Offers in Compromise and Installment Agreements
Agricultural and Farm


J.D., Creighton University School of Law, cum laude
B.A., University of Nebraska, Lincoln

Admitted To

United States District Court (Nebraska)
United States Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals
United States Tax Court

Professional and Civic Affiliations

Present and Past Involvement:

Nebraska Society of Certified Public Accountants
American Institute Certified Public Accountants
Catholic Charities, Behavioral Health Advisory Committee
Legal Aid of Nebraska, Board of Directors
Chamber of Commerce - Leadership Omaha Class 26
Nebraska Lawyers Trust Account Foundation, Board of Directors
Midlands Latino Community Development Corporation, Board of Directors
Tau Kappa Epsilon Fraternity, Board of Advisors
Ralston Rage Basketball, Volunteer Coach
Mid-America Theatre Dance Company, Board of Directors
City of Ralston Plumbing Board
Henry Doorly Zoo Annual Membership Campaign
Omaha Community Playhouse Annual Membership Drive
Boy Scouts of America, Law Explorers Post Leader ·

Additional Information

Bill is recognized by his peers among the Best Lawyers in America, has an "AV" Rating, Preeminent from Martindale-Hubbell and as a Nebraska State Bar Association Fellow.  Bill previously worked for a national accounting firm as a tax consultant and CPA before beginning his career with Erickson Sederstrom in 1991.

Office Location

Regency Westpointe
10330 Regency Parkway Drive Suite 100
Omaha, Nebraska 68114-3761
(402) 397-2200
(800) 279-3756