Nebraska, 1978
United States District Court for the District of Nebraska, 1978
United States Tax Court, 1983
United States Court of Appeals, 8th Circuit, 1995

Law School:

University of Nebraska, J.D., 1977
Phi Eta Sigma
Phi Delta Phi


University of Nebraska,1974
Bachelor of Science, with high distinction


Hall County Bar Association
Nebraska State Bar Association
11th Judicial District Bar Association
Nebraska State Bar Foundation, Fellow, 2005; Member Board of Directors 2006 -

Place of Birth: Crete, Nebraska, 1952

Estate Planning - Wills, Trusts, Probate
Debtor/Creditor Law - Bankruptcies (Chapters 7, 11, 12, 13)
Real Estate - Section 1031 "Like Kind" Exchanges, Contracts, Leases
Civil Litigation
Family Law - Divorce, Custody

Shareholder & Principal of Lauritsen, Brownell, Brostrom & Stehlik, P.C., L.L.O.
Private Practice associated with Wagoner Law Offices, 1984-1988
Associate attorney at Luebs, Dowding, Beltzer, Leininger, Smith Law Firm, 1982-1984
Trust Officer, Overland National Bank, Grand Island, Nebraska, 1979-1982
Associate attorney at Steinacher and Vosoba Law Firm, Wilber, Nebraska, 1978
First Lieutenant (last rank), U.S. Air Force Reserve, 1974-1982

2011 Board of Trustees for Grand Island Area Economic Development Corporation
Central Nebraska Humane Society, Board Member
First Presbyterian Church, member
First Presbyterian Church Board of Elders (2 terms)
Goodwill Industries, Board Member - President, 1997
Goodwill Foundation, Director, President - 2004
Grand Island YMCA, Board Member - President, 2007
Riverside Golf Club, member
Riverside Golf Club Board of Directors, 1990-1992, President, 1992
Downtown Development Association, President, 1983-1985
Grand Island Area Chamber of Commerce, former Director
American Red Cross, Hall County Chapter, former Director
Nebraska State Bar Foundation, Fellow, 2005, Member of Board of Directors, 2006 -
Kaufman-Cummings Charitable Foundation, Director
Vern & Esther Taylor Charitable Trust, Board of Trustees
Reserve Officers Association
Masonic Temple, York Rite and Scottish Rite, Tehama Shrine

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