Shane M. Cochran

About Shane

Shane Cochran

Shane Cochran is a native of Ogallala, Nebraska. Shane graduated Summa Cum Laude from Dakota Wesleyan University in 2007 with a bachelor's degree in Criminal Justice. While completing his undergraduate degree, Shane was a member of Student Senate and participated in Collegiate Baseball. Shane received his Juris Doctor from the UNL College of Law in May of 2011. While in law school, Shane was an active member of the Delta Theta Phi legal fraternity. He is admitted to practice in the Nebraska State Courts as well as the United States District Court for the District of Nebraska. Shane is a member of the Nebraska Bar Association and the Buffalo County Bar Association. Shane became a partner and the firm became Snyder, Hilliard & Cochran in 2017. Shane's areas of practice include family law, corporate and banking, bankruptcy, and general litigation. Shane has also argued and won cases in the Nebraska Court of Appeals. Shane and his wife Whitney live in Kearney, with their three dogs.


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 :
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 :
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 :
Business Hours : By appointment