Hon. David J. Partsch

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1021 Central Avenue
Room 209
Nebraska City
(402) 873-9574
(402) 873-9030

Hon. David J. Partsch


2019 -present 
Judge of the County Court, 2nd Judicial District 
Cass, Otoe, & Sarpy counties 


Otoe County Attorney's Office, County Attorney 
Nebraska City, NE

City of Nebraska City, City Attorney 
Nebraska City, NE 

Nebraska Commission of Industrial Relations, Presiding Commissioner
Lincoln, NE 

Otoe County Attorney's Office, Deputy County Attorney 
Nebraska City, NE

Hoch & Partsch, Attorney 
Nebraska City, NE

Partsch Law Office, Solo Practioner 
Nebraska City, NE

Jewell, Collins, Delay & Gray, Attorney 
Norfolk, NE

Nebraska Commission of Industrial Relations, Legal Counsel 
Lincoln, NE


University of Nebraska-Lincoln, College of Law, 1999 
Juris Doctorate, With Distinction 

Creighton University, 1997 
Bachelor of Science, Summa Cum Laude 

Judicial/Law Related Professional Activities 

Nebraska Supreme Court Commissions/Committees
Committee on Inquiry, District 5, 2018-2019

Professional Affiliations 
Nebraska State Bar Association, 1999-present 
Nebraska County Attorneys Association, 2005-2019 
2nd Judicial District Bar Association, 2005-present 
Association of Prosecuting Attorneys, 2018-2019 
National District Attorneys Association, 2005-2019

Nebraska County Judges Association 
Member, 2019-present

Community Activities 

Fight Crime: Invest in Kids, 2015-2019
Volunteer Judge at Grether Moot Court Competition, UNL College of Law, 2018
Partners for Otoe County, 2018-2019 
CHI St. Mary's Health Community Board of Directors, 2010-2019
Rotary Club of Nebraska City, 2003-present 
Nebraska City High School Mock Trial Team, Attorney Coach, 2005 
Nebraska City Community Foundation Fund Advisory Committee, 2004-2017 
Youth Basketball Coach, 7th & 8th Grade LCC, 2014-2015 
Nebraska City High School Alumni Foundation, 2003-2013 
Greater Nebraska Science and Engineering Fair Board, 2004-2013 
Ambassador Rehabilitation & Wellness Center Advisory Board, 2006-2008 
Nebraska City Downtown Deyelopment Group, 2004-2007 
Arbor Day Committee, 2004-2007 
Nebraska City Board of Adjustment, 2004-2007 
Northeast Community College Paralegal Advisory Committee & Adjunct Instructor for Legal 
Writing, 2001-2002 
Teammates Mentor, 1999-2001 

Honors and Awards 

National Top 10 Animal Defender, Animal Legal Defense Fund, 2019

Speeches & Publications 

Guest Speaker, Prosecutor 101 Bootcamp, "Bond, Preliminary Hearing, and Plea in
Abatement," 2019 
Guest Speaker, Nebraska Law Enforcement Coordinating Committee Criminal Justice and 
County Attorney's Conference, "Legislative Update," 2013-2017 
Guest Speaker, NSBA Government & Administrative Practice Section Seminar, "The Ethical 
and Professional Responsibilities of Government Lawyers," 2016