Areas of Legal Expertise

Headley Law Office can assist you with the following matters and issues but contact us to further discuss if we can help you with your case. Headley Law Office has experience in the following areas, among others:


  • Divorce
  • Modifications
  • Child support
  • Paternity
  • Contempt
  • Guardianships
  • Conservatorships
  • Litigation
  • Appeals


  • Abuse/Neglect
  • Status offenses
  • Criminal acts
  • Juvenile transfer hearings
  • Diversion
  • Guardian ad litem
  • Custody
  • Litigation
  • Appeals


  • Misdemeanor
  • Felony
  • DUI
  • DUS
  • MIP
  • City offenses
  • Trials
  • Appeals
  • Post conviction


  • Criminal
  • DUI
  • MIP
  • Child support
  • Trials
  • Civil commitment
  • Appeals


Matthew Headley, Owner/Attorney

Matthew A. Headley was admitted to the Nebraska Bar in 2003. He received his B.S. from Creighton University in 2001 and completed the Creighton University 3/3 Program. Matthew received juris doctorate from Creighton University School of Law in 2003.

Matthew has practiced in Central and Northeast Nebraska since his admission to the Nebraska Bar. He was employed by the Madison County Public Defenders Office from 2007 to 2011. He handled misdemeanor, felony, child support, city, appellate work and juvenile cases. He is currently the Public Defender for the Winnebago Tribe of Nebraska and handles a number of different types of cases as the Public Defender.

Matthew is a member of the Nebraska State Bar Association, Madison County Bar Association, Nebraska Criminal Defense Attorneys Association, Nebraska Supreme Court Subcommittee on Juvenile Delinquency Guidelines / Reform, 7th District Through the Eyes of the Child Initiative team, The National Juvenile Defenders Center, the National Association of Counsel for Children, the Nebraska Criminal Defense Attorneys Association and the Norfolk Area Chamber of Commerce.

Matthews practice consists of criminal defense, family law, juvenile law, and litigation. Matthew is also licensed to practice in the Winnebago Tribe of Nebraska.

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Thank you for visiting our website. Please use the following information to contact us so we can see if we can help you with your case or issue. Headley Law Office is open 8-5 Monday through Friday, excluding federal and state holidays.

Contact Information

Headley Law Office
125 S. 4th St., Ste 306
P.O. Box 102
Norfolk, NE 68701
Phone: (402) 992-5612

Text Message: (402) 992-5612

Fax: (877) 601-3872

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