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Honorable Leo P. Dobrovolny

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Honorable Leo Dobrovolny

2007 – present 
Judge of the District Court, 12th Judicial District
(Banner, Box Butte, Cheyenne, Dawes, Deuel, Garden, Grant,Kimball, Morrill, Scotts Bluff, Sheridan, & Sioux counties)
Presiding Judge of the 12th Judicial District, District Court
1989 - 2007
Alliance City Attorney - Alliance, NE
1980 – 2007
Private practice of law - Alliance, NE
1985 – 1988
Box Butte County Attorney’s Office - Alliance, NE
1980 – 1985
Box Butte County Public Defender’s Office - Alliance, NE
Creighton University School of Law, 1980
Juris Doctorate
Wayne State College, 1977
Bachelor of Science - Political Science & History, magna cum laude
Judicial/Law Related Activities
Professional Affiliations
Nebraska State Bar Association
Nebraska State Bar Foundation
Scotts Bluff County Bar Association
Nebraska District Judges Association
Nebraska State Bar/Local Attorney Association Committees
House of Delegates, NE State Bar Association
Judge, High School Mock Trial Competition
Nebraska Supreme Court Committees
Pro Se Committee
Problem Solving Court Committee
Community Activities
Oldtimer’s Baseball Association, Board member, 1997 – 2007
Field of Dreams Baseball, Board member
Alliance Volunteer Fire Department, 1993 – 2007
Highland Park Care Center, Advisory Board, former service
St. Joseph’s Gerontology Center, Governing Board, former service
Chairperson, Box Butte County Mental Health Board, 1989 – 2003 
Honors and Awards
2010 Nebraska State Bar Foundation Fellow: Selection to become a Fellow in the Nebraska State Bar Foundation is based on the integrity and character of the lawyer/judge. The Foundation recognizes established legal professionals who are dedicated to improving the administration of justice. Fellows are accredited by colleagues as leaders of the legal profession who contribute to the charitable and community education works of Foundation.

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