John A. Lentz, Lepant & Lentz, PC, LLO

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Firm Overview

John Lentz chose the legal profession later in life because he wanted a challenging and rewarding career where he could help people in unfortunate situations and help people plan in order to avoid those same circumstances in the future. John graduated from the University of Nebraska College of Law, receiving a Juris Doctorate with Distinction in 2010. He also holds a Master of Arts in Philosophy.

While in law school, John received CALI Excellence for the Future Awards in Bankruptcy, Secured Transactions, Business Planning, and Native American Law Seminar. John also received the American Bankruptcy Institute Medal of Excellence and the American Law Institute/American Bar Association
Main Office

Main Office (other locations below)
601 Old Cheney Rd - Suite B
Lincoln  NE  68512

Phone
  • (402) 421-9676
Fax

Office Information

Office Hours

8:00 am-5:00 pm OR BY APPOINTMENT EVENINGS/WEEKENDS

Emergency After Hours

Yes

Other Offices

  • Omaha/West Omaha
    Or We Travel to You-throughout Nebraska
    Omaha/West Omaha
Bankruptcy
Our practice is primarily devoted to Bankruptcy and associated matters. We file Chapter 7, Chapter 13, Chapter 11 and Chapter 12.
The attorneys at Lepant & Lentz are licensed to practice law in the State of Nebraska for both federal and state courts. The law office serves both the Lincoln and Omaha areas and many areas in the southeast portion of Nebraska. Dave and John meet with clients in our office in Lincoln, while John maintains a home office in Omaha. If Lincoln or Omaha is not convenient, Dave and John are happy to meet their clients and prospective clients at a different locale.

How did your firm decide on the primary area of practice(s)?

When facing financial hardship, many people endure a great amount of stress, angst and live in fear of garnishment. That is why the attorneys at Lepant & Lentz, decided to practice primarily in the area of bankruptcy: because it is a great way to help people and families from losing their hard-earned money.

What experience or education distinguishes your lawyers from others

John Lentz chose the legal profession later in life because he wanted a challenging and rewarding career where he could help people in unfortunate situations and help people plan in order to avoid those same circumstances in the future. John graduated from the University of Nebraska College of Law, receiving a Juris Doctorate with Distinction in 2010. He also holds a Master of Arts in Philosophy.

While in law school, John received CALI Excellence for the Future Awards in Bankruptcy, Secured Transactions, Business Planning, and Native American Law Seminar. John also received the American Bankruptcy Institute Medal of Excellence and the American Law Institute/American Bar Association’s Scholarship and Leadership Award. He was also chosen as the first-place winner in the 2009-2010 American Indian Law Review Writing Competition, for his article “When Canons Go to War in Indian Country, Guess Who Wins?” Barrett v. United States: Tax Canons and Canons of Construction in the Federal Taxation of American Indians.” 35 Am. Ind. L. Rev. 211 (2010). In addition, John co-authored an article in The Nebraska Lawyer: John A. Lentz & David P. Lepant, When the Heart-Broken are Financially Broken: Divorce and Bankruptcy, 14 The Neb. Lawyer No. 3, 11 (March, 2011).

What distinguishes your law firm from others?

We care about our clients and treat them like family. We meet clients anywhere that is convenient to them, we take evening and weekend appointments as well.

What are your firm's strengths and style?

We care about helping people, whereever they are and however we can.

John Lentz

John Lentz chose the legal profession later in life because he wanted a challenging and rewarding career where he could help people in unfortunate situations and help people plan in order to avoid those same circumstances in the future. John graduated from the University of Nebraska College of Law, receiving a Juris Doctorate with Distinction in 2010. He also holds a Master of Arts in Philosophy.

While in law school, John received CALI Excellence for the Future Awards in Bankruptcy, Secured Transactions, Business Planning, and Native American Law Seminar. John also received the American Bankruptcy Institute Medal of Excellence and the American Law Institute/American Bar Association
License
  • Bar Number: 24420
    Nebraska
Education
  • University of Nebraska College of Law
    J.D., Law

John Lentz

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