Daniel J Wintz
Attorney Daniel Wintz is a Member of Badura & Wintz Law, a law firm in Omaha, NE. As a lawyer in Omaha, Nebraska, attorney Wintz serves Douglas County, as well as clients throughout Nebraska.
Areas of Practice
- Estate Planning
- Trusts and Estates
- Wills and Living Wills
Admitted to Practice Law
- 1975, Nebraska and US District Court, District of Nebraska; 1978, US Tax Court; 1981, US Supreme Court; 2008, US Court of Appeals, Eighth Circuit; 2014, Iowa
|:||University of Chicago, BA, 1972|
|Law School||:||University of Nebraska at Lincoln, JD, 1975|
- Certified Estate Planning Law Specialist (EPLS); Fellow, American College of Trust & Estate Counsel (ACTEC)
Dan's practice focuses on estate planning and estate and trust administration. Dan, who has previously been a partner in several of Omaha’s largest law firms, brings a unique knowledge about lifetime and death planning for IRA, retirement plan, deferred compensation and equity-based compensation plans to bear for clients and their families.
He also brings extensive practical knowledge and experience to bear in advising fiduciaries in performance of their duties in administration of trusts, estates, and retirement plans. His farm background serves him well as a trusted adviser to farm families on farm transition planning, taking care of the surviving spouse, and providing for on- and off-farm heirs.
Dan is Nebraska’s first and currently only Certified Estate Planning Law Specialist. He is also the 2017 Omaha Lawyer of the Year for Trusts and Estates. Dan is a Fellow in the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel. He is also listed in The Best Lawyers in America in the areas of Trusts and Estates, Elder Law, Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law and Litigation – ERISA. Dan has been voted by his peers as a Super Lawyer and is Peer Rated: AV- Preeminent Peer Rated (Martindale-Hubbell). He has been an Adjunct Professor in Creighton University College of Law where he taught Estate Planning.
Dan has authored or co-authored numerous articles on estate planning and is a frequent speaker on estate planning topics including: the Nebraska Bar State Association’s Continuing Legal Education Estate Planning and Probate Seminar, "Changes in Attitudes Changes in Latitudes, Drafting Considerations Under the Title 4 of the Uniform Trust Code;" and the Nebraska ARC, "Special Needs Trusts."
He received the 2011 Community Sower Award from the Nebraska Partnership for Philanthropic Planning in recognition of his work with clients in aiding them in fulfilling their charitable planning objectives. Dan has been an elected member of the Nebraska State Bar Association House of Delegates and is a member of the Association’s Rural Practice Initiative to improve the delivery of legal services in rural Nebraska.
Badura & Wintz Law
7602 Pacific Street - The Wear Building, Suite 300
Omaha, Nebraska 68114
Badura & Wintz Law was founded in 1992. Badura & Wintz Law is located in Douglas County Nebraska.
Estate Planning, Wills, Living Trusts, Powers of Attorney, Probate, Trust Administration, Special Needs Trusts, Elder Law.
Press Releases and Achievements
Badura & Wintz Law Attorneys Receive Multiple Honors
May 9, 2017 — The Omaha law firm of Badura & Wintz Law and its attorneys, Margaret Badura and Daniel Wintz, receive recognition and honors from fellow Nebraska attorneys. Badura & Wintz Law proudly launches its new web site: omahaestatelawyers.com.