Keith grew up on a farm outside Altamont, Illinois, a small town 90 miles east of St. Louis. As a youngster, Keith participated in 4H, band, baseball, basketball and soccer. In high school, he was goalkeeper for the soccer team and played trumpet in its marching band.
Keith attended Southern Illinois University – Carbondale, where he majored in psychology and administration of justice. During the summers, he returned home to work in Altamont’s folding sports bleacher factory.
After graduation, Keith spent three years in social work before he moved to Omaha to attend Creighton University Law School. While there, Keith worked for Douglas County Pretrial Services and clerked under Matthew Wilber and Jon Jacobmeier in the Pottawattamie County Attorney’s Office in Council Bluffs, Iowa.
Since earning his law license in 2012, Keith worked in two Omaha bankruptcy firms and a small legal brief company that helps other attorneys appeal cases to the U.S. Supreme Court. Keith joined Husker Law as an associate attorney in November 2017. He is a member of:
- Nebraska State Bar Association
- Iowa State Bar Association
Outside of the office, Keith enjoys time with his wife Kelly and their dog Reuben. A baseball nut, he’s a longtime fan of the St. Louis Cardinals. He enjoys fantasy baseball, camping, traveling, reading, good podcasts and playing indoor soccer and the bass guitar.
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