ATTORNEY | PARTNER
David J. Koukol is a partner at Koukol Johnson & Schmit, LLC. His practice focuses on helping families and businesses during times of change.
David’s primary practice areas are commercial law; bankruptcy; banking law; collections; corporate; real estate; probate; guardianship/conservatorship; personal injury; and aviation law. He has spoken at numerous seminars regarding judgment enforcement, real estate, and creditors’ rights in bankruptcy.
David is licensed to practice law in Nebraska and Iowa, and is a member of the Omaha Bar Association, the Nebraska and Iowa State Bar Associations. He is admitted to practice in the U.S. District Court for the District of Nebraska, the U.S. Bankruptcy Courts for Nebraska and the Northern and Southern Districts of Iowa, and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eight Circuit. Koukol is private pilot, single engine land, since 1996, and a Panel Attorney for the Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association Legal Services Plan.
David has a long list of activities and community involvement. He has also taught courses at the University of Nebraska at Omaha on “How to Take the LSAT” and at Metropolitan Community College on “Bankruptcy, Credit and Collection Law.”
University of Nebraska College of Law, Doctor of Law (J.D.)
University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Bachelor of Science (B.S.) in Business Administration
State of Nebraska
State of Iowa
U.S. District Court for the District of Nebraska
U.S. Bankruptcy Courts for Nebraska
Northern and Southern Districts of Iowa
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eight Circuit
President-Elect, Omaha Bar Association (2020 – Present).
Treasurer, Omaha Bar Association (2019 – 2020).
Treasurer, Nebraska State Bar Association’s Bankruptcy Law Section (2017 – Present).
Member, Judicial Nominating Commission for the Nebraska Supreme Court, Fourth Judicial District (elected January 2011, term expired January 2019)
Advisory Committee to Nebraska Lawyers (appointed October 2016 for 7 year term).
Secretary, The Nebraska Land Trust, Incorporated (2002 – present)
Member, Omaha Bar Association’s Walk Through the Courts Committee for over 20 years through 2016 and served as its chairman for much of that time
Fontenelle Nature Association, Board member (2005 – 2011)
Boy Scout Troop 31 in Omaha and Troop 53 in Bellevue, Nebraska Adult leader (1985-2012).
Adjunct Instructor, University of Nebraska at Omaha on “How to Take the LSAT”
Adjunct Instructor, Metropolitan Community College on “Bankruptcy, Credit and Collection Law”
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