Charles E Dorwart

Charles E Dorwart

Omaha, Nebraska
866-331-9146 (Toll Free)

As a graduate of Creighton University School of Law Charles E. Dorwart Esq. has been practicing law in the Omaha metro area for over 36 years. Charles is a current Board Member of the National Network of Estate Planning Attorneys. His main area of focus is Estate Planning, Trusts and Probate using the Three Step Strategy™ which provides a lifelong comprehensive solution for couples and individuals in the estate planning life cycle.

Personal Information

Chuck is originally from Sidney, Nebraska, but he has lived and worked in Omaha since 1971. He is married to Teresa, and they share the joys and challenges of family life with three sons and a daughter.

Areas of Practice

  • Estate Planning
  • Trusts
  • Probate

Bar Admissions

  • Nebraska, 1981
  • U.S. District Court District of Nebraska, 1981


  • Creighton University School of Law, Omaha, Nebraska
    • J.D., Doctor of Jurisprudence - 1980
  • Creighton University, Omaha, Nebraska
    • B.S., Bachelor of Science - 1975

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Kiwanis, Past Vice President, 1981 - 1992
  • Nebraska Child Support Enforcement Association, Vice President/Legislative Chairman, 1989 - 1992
  • Eastern Regional Interstate Child Support Association, Board Member, 1989 - 1992
  • Nebraska Bar Association
  • Bar of the U.S. District Court
  • Nebraska Association of Trial Attorneys
  • National Network of Estate Planning Attorneys, Board Member
  • Wealth Counsel

Past Employment Positions

  • LifePlan Nebraska, Managing Attorney, 2006 - 2017
  • Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services, Special Assistant Attorney General, Part Time, 2007 - 2008
  • James R. Brown, Staff Attorney, 1999 - 2006
  • Cass County, Interim County Attorney, 2001
  • Cass County, Consulting Attorney, 1999 - 2001
  • Sarpy County, Deputy Court Attorney, 1987
  • Sarpy County, Assistant Public Defender, 1986 - Present

Pro Bono Activities

  • St. Bernadette Church
  • Midtown Business Association
  • Sarpy County Chamber of Commerce
  • Ralston Chamber of Commerce
  • Omaha Referral, Education and Development
  • Southwest Kiwanis of Omaha