Jon Hendricks

Jon Hendricks grew up in rural Nebraska and returned to “the good life” after obtaining his law degree from the University of Iowa.  He began his career in public service, working as a prosecutor in Grand Island.  In that capacity, Jon regularly represented the State in felony cases, juvenile matters and mental health issues.  He has handled hundreds of cases and is a seasoned litigator in the courtroom.  Jon joined the firm in 2015 with a focus on criminal defense and family law.

Education

  • University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice, 2004
    Dean’s List and Chancellor’s List; recipient of Chancellor’s scholarship
    Graduated with highest distinction
    Pre-Law Club President
    UNL Mock Trial Team Member
  • University of Iowa College of Law, Juris Doctor, 2008
    Graduated with distinction
    Assistant to Professor David Baldus (criminal law)

Legal and Community Service

  • Nebraska Bar Association
  • Hall County Bar Association
  • Legal Instructor – Nebraska Law Enforcement Training Center, 2012-2015
  • Board of Directors – Central Nebraska Council on Alcoholism and Addictions, 2009-2015
  • Deputy Hall County Attorney, 2008-2015
  • Internship – Iowa Free Legal Clinic, 2008
  • Internship – Burlington, Iowa County Attorney’s Office, 2007
  • Hall County Law Day Volunteer