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Honorable Roger J. Heideman

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Hon. Roger J. Heideman


2006 – present
Judge of the Separate Juvenile Court, Lancaster County

Judge of the Lancaster County Family Dependency Drug Court



1992 – 2006                        
Private practice of law, Lincoln, NE  

1985 – 1989                        
Nebraska Book Co. Inc., controller, Lincoln, NE

1984 – 1985                        
Private practice of law, staff accountant, St. Joseph, MO



University of Nebraska College of Law, 1992
Juris Doctorate

Benedictine College-Kansas, 1984
Bachelor of Arts


Judicial/Law Related Activities

Professional Affiliations
Nebraska State Bar Association
Lincoln Bar Association
National Council of Juvenile & Family Court Judges
Robert Van Pelt American Inns of Court
Lancaster County Family Drug Court, presiding judge
Lancaster County Separate Juvenile Court, presiding judge

Nebraska Supreme Court Committees
Technology Committee, 2006 – present
Children in Court – Parenting Time Sub-Committee
Through the Eyes of the Child Initiative, lead judge, Lancaster County   

Nebraska Separate Juvenile Judges Association
Former President, 2008
Lancaster County juvenile Court Collaboration Committee


Community Activities

Lancaster Manor Foundation, Lincoln NE, former president
St. Peter’s Parish, former parish council secretary
Knights of Columbus Council 10510


Honors and Awards         

Judicial Officer of the Year – 2007, Nebraska Child Support Enforcement Association  

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