Daniel Wintz

Daniel Wintz

Badura & Wintz Law - Peace of Mind Is Possible
  • Estate Planning, Probate, Elder Law
  • Iowa, Nebraska
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Summary

• Fellow - American College of Trust and Estate Counsel
• Certified Estate Planning Law Specialist
• Best Lawyers in America
• Super Lawyers
• Omaha Estate Planning Council
• Creighton University School of Law – Estate Planning Adjunct Professor
• Nebraska Bar Association - Real Estate, Probate & Trust Law Section
• Iowa Bar Association - Elder Law and Probate, Trust & Estate Planning Sections
• Martindale-Hubbell AV-Preeminent Peer Review Rating and Distinguished Peer and Client Reviews
• 2011 Nebraska Partnership for Philanthropic Planning Community Sower Award

Badura & Wintz Law is ranked Tier 1 in Trusts & Estates Law and Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law in the Omaha region by Best Lawyers® in the Eighth Edition of "Best Law Firms" for demonstrating a unique combination of quality law practice and breadth of legal expertise in these practice areas.  

Daniel J. Wintz was selected by his peers as Omaha’s 2017 “Lawyer of the Year” for Trusts and Estates.

Daniel J. Wintz was selected to the 2019 Great Plains Super Lawyers list in the practice area of Estate Planning & Probate, an honor reserved for lawyers who exhibit excellence in a practice area.

Daniel J. Wintz has been designated by his peers as "Lawyer of the Year" for his work in Elder Law in Omaha in 2020 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America.

Daniel Wintz has been elected as a Fellow in the exclusive Fiduciary Litigation and Retirement Plans in Estate Planning Sections of the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel (ACTEC).

Margaret Badura and Dan Wintz are included in the 2018 and 2020 Editions of Best Lawyers in America in the practice areas of Elder Law, Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law, Litigation – ERISA, and Trusts & Estates Law.

Legal practice dedicated to ESTATE PLANNING, LIVING TRUSTS, WILLS, FINANCIAL AND MEDICAL DURABLE POWERS OF ATTORNEY, ESTATE ADMINISTRATION, PROBATE, SPECIAL NEEDS TRUSTS, and FIDUCIARY REPRESENTATION

Education
University of Nebraska - Lincoln
J.D. (1975) | Law
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University of Chicago
B.A. (1972) | Tudor-Stuart British Intellectual History
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Professional Experience
Attorney Member
Badura & Wintz Law LLC
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Practice is dedicated to estate planning, wills, living trusts, powers of attorney, probate, trust administration, special needs trusts, and elder law.
Attorney Member
Koley Jessen, P.C. LLO
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Practice focused only qualified retirement plans, deferred compensation, equity based compensation, and estate tax planning, wills, and living trusts.
Attorney Member
Fraser Stryker P.C. LLO
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Practice focused only qualified retirement plans, deferred compensation, equity based compensation, employee benefit plans, and estate tax planning, wills, and living trusts.
Publications
Articles & Publications
Creation and Administration of Trusts
Nebraska State Bar Association
Considerations for Employee Benefit Plans and Human Resource Practices Following United States v. Windsor
The Nebraska Lawyer
Speaking Engagements
Changes in Attitudes Changes in Latitudes, Drafting Considerations Under the Title 4 of the Uniform Trust Code , Bar Association Annual Meeting , Lincoln, Ne
Nebraska State Bar Association
Certifications
Certified Estate Planning Law Specialist
American Bar Association
Awards
Ranked among America’s “Best Law Firms.” Badura & Wintz Law LLC received Tier 1 (the highest) rankings in Trusts & Estates Law, Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law, and Elder Law in the Omaha Metropolitan area
Badura & Wintz Law LLC
Badura & Wintz Law LLC received Tier 1 (the highest) rankings in Trusts & Estates Law, Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law, and Elder Law in the Omaha Metropolitan area
Elected to participate in ACTEC’s exclusive Fiduciary Litigation and Retirement Plans in Estate Planning Sections
American College of Trust and Estate Counsel
"Lawyer of the Year" for his work in Elder Law in Omaha
The Best Lawyers in America
George H. Turner Award
Nebraska State Bar Association
For demonstrating unusual effort in furthering public understanding of the legal system, the administration of justice, and confidence in the legal profession
2019 AV Preeminent
Martindale-Hubbell
Based on Peer Reviews
Avvo Rated Top Lawyer 2019
Avvo
Estate Planning & Probate Recognition
Great Plains Super Lawyers
Exhibiting excellence in a practice area
2018 Edition of Best Lawyers in America in the practice areas of Elder Law, Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law, Litigation – ERISA, and Trusts & Estates Law
Best Lawyers in America
Omaha’s 2017 “Lawyer of the Year” for Trusts and Estates.
Best Lawyers in America
Certified Estate Planning Law Specialist
Americican Bar Association
Peer Recognition for Trusts & Estate Law
Super Lawyers
Fellow
American College of Trust and Estate Counsel
Sower Award
Nebraska Partnership for Philanthropic Planning Community
2011 Community Sower Award
Nebraska Partnership for Philanthropic Planning
In recognition of work with clients in aiding them fulfill their charitable planning objectives
AV- Distinguished
Martindale-Hubbell
Professional Associations
American College of Trsut and Estate Counsel ("ACTEC")
Fellow
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Activities: Fiduciary Litigation and Retirement Plans in Estate Planning Sections
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Iowa State Bar Association
Member
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Omaha Estate Planning Council
Member
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Nebraska State Bar  # 14568
Member
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Activities: Estate and Probate Section; Rural Practice Initiative
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Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Iowa
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Nebraska
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Practice Areas
  • Estate Planning
  • Probate
  • Elder Law
Websites & Blogs
Website
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Contact & Map
Badura & Wintz Law
7602 Pacific Street
The Wear Building - Suite 300
Omaha, NE 68114
Telephone: (402) 398-3040