Michael R. Snyder

About Mike

Mike Snyder

Mike Snyder founded the firm in 1985, after 6 years of practice in a Kearney group of lawyers.  He is a member and past chairman of the Bankruptcy Section of the Nebraska Bar Association.  His practice focuses on banking, commercial and bankruptcy law, corporate and business law, and in criminal defense work.

Mike is a native of Syracuse, Nebraska.  He completed his undergraduate education at Kearney State College in 1976, received his Juris Doctor from the Creighton University School of Law in 1979, and completed the Hastings College of Trial Advocacy at San Francisco, California, in 1981.

Mike is a member of the Buffalo County, Keith County, and Nebraska State Bar Associations.  He has been appointed to and served on Bankruptcy Rules Committees formed by United States Bankruptcy Judges Tim Mahoney and John Minahan for the formation and adoption of Chapter 12 Rules of Practice and Procedure, and for the review and reform of the Rules of Practice in the Nebraska Bankruptcy Court.  

Mike and his wife Kristi have four children and two grandchildren.


We are a law firm that handles a wide range of cases including but not limited to divorce, family law, custody disputes, real estate, estates, probates, wills, trusts and criminal matters. We also handle a vast array of financial matters and business transactions for businesses and business owners. We serve clients in Central and Western Nebraska.

  Kearney Office
  Snyder, Hilliard & Cochran L.L.O.

4009 6th Ave.
Suite 37, Eagles Nest Plaza
Kearney, Nebraska 68847

Tel : (308) 234 - 2700
Mail : inquiry@snyderandhilliard.com
Business Hours : 8:00 - 5:00 CDT

  Ogallala Office
  Snyder, Hilliard & Cochran L.L.O.

24 N. Spruce St.
Ogallala, NE 69153

Tel : (308) 284 - 7188
Mail : inquiry@snyderandhilliard.com
Business Hours : 8:30 - 4:30 MDT

  Sidney Office
  Snyder, Hilliard & Cochran L.L.O.

937 Jackson Street
Sidney, Nebraska 69162

Tel : (308) 249 - 3170
Mail : inquiry@snyderandhilliard.com
Business Hours : By appointment