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Sheri A. Burkholder

  • Shareholder, 2001


Lincoln, NE





Areas Of Practice

  • Farm and Business Related Divorces
  • Farm and Business Organizations
  • Estate Planning and Administration
Your legal problems are not ‘run-of-the-mill’, so why would you want a ‘run-of-the-mill’ attorney? Sheri Burkholder has built her reputation on innovative strategic thinking accented by personal and professional integrity. Her creativity is matched only by her exposure to a broad array of legal issues. Sheri is also known for her tenacity in reaching her clients’ goals.

Certified Legal Specialties

  • Certified in closing U.S. Small Business Administration 504 Loans

Bar Admissions

  • Nebraska, 2000


  • University of Nebraska College of Law, Lincoln, Nebraska
    • J.D. - 05/2000
    • Honors: With Distinction
  • Wayne State College
    • B.A. - 12/1995
    • Honors: summa cum laude


  • Contributor - NxBizSuccess: "Legal Issues in Leasing", 2008 to 2008
  • Contributor, NxBizSuccess: "Legal Strategies During a Recession", 2008 to 2008
  • Contributor, NxBizSuccess: "Legal Structure Basics"
  • Co-Author, 2d; Emergency Medical Treatment and Active Labor Act (EMTALA), Chapter 14 of Health Law Practice Guide
  • Presenter, "PRACTICE POINTERS International Custody Issues in Nebraska", Nebraska Continuing Legal Education Seminar, 2009 to 2009
  • Presenter, UNL Entrepreneurship Management Class, 2011 to 2011

Honors and Awards

  • Member, Order of Barristers
  • Competitor, Moot Court First Amendment Competition at Vanderbilt University
  • Board Member, Moot Court
  • Martindale Hubbell Rating: AV Pre-eminent (Peer Rated Review), Highest possible rating in both legal ability and ethical standards

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Nebraska State Bar Association, Member, 2000 to Present
  • Nebraska State Bar Association, Leadership Academy, 2007 to 2008
  • Nebraska State Bar Association, Annual Meeting Committee, 2010 to Present
  • Lincoln Bar Association, Member, 2001 to Present
  • Lincoln Bar Association, Barristers Committee, 2002 to 2006
  • American Business Women's Association, Member, 2007 to 2007
  • Lincoln Probate Discussion Group, Member, Present

Past Employment Positions

  • Brashear & Ginn, Omaha, Nebraska, Associate and Law Clerk, 1999 to 2001
  • McHenry, Haszard, Hansen, Roth & Hupp, L.L.O., P.C, Lincoln, Nebraska, Law Clerk, 1998 to 1998

Pro Bono Activities

  • Camp Oasis, Advisory Committee, 2008 to 2014