- Adjunct Professor
- School of Criminology and Criminal Justice
- Omaha, NE 68182-0149
- 6001 Dodge Street, 218 CPACS
EducationJ.D., Creighton University
Professional Employment and Expertise
Michael D. Nelson serves as a United States Magistrate Judge, having being appointed to the federal court bench in 2017. He graduated cum laude from the University of Nebraska at Omaha with a bachelor of science degree in criminology and criminal justice and received his juris doctorate from Creighton University. Before becoming a judge, he practiced law for over 25 years with an emphasis in criminal defense.