Thomas M. Haase

Tom’s practice is concentrated in the areas of estates, wills, trusts, estate planning, and charitable organizations.

Tom is a lifetime resident of Lincoln and received his Bachelor’s degree from the University of Nebraska in 1970. As an undergraduate, Tom was a member of Phi Gamma Delta fraternity. He graduated from the University of Nebraska College of Law in 1974.

In 1973, Tom began clerking, joined the firm as an associate in 1975, and became a partner in 1978. He is a member of the Lincoln Bar Association and the Nebraska State Bar Association, is a Fellow in the American College of Trust and Estate Council, and is listed in The Best Lawyers in America™ for Trusts and Estates. Tom is also a member of the Lincoln Probate Discussion Group, the Lincoln Estate Planning Council, and represents several charitable foundations.

Tom’s wife, Linda, is a realtor with Wood Bros. Tom and Linda have three children, Gigi, Ashley, and Tyson; and a grandson, Mason.


Supreme Court of the State of Nebraska, 1975
United States District Court of Nebraska, 1975


University of Nebraska, B.S. 1970
University of Nebraska College of Law, J.D. 1974


Lincoln Bar Association
Nebraska State Bar Association
Lincoln Estate Planning Council
Lincoln Probate Discussion Group


Fellow – American College of Trust and Estate Council
Chairperson and speaker at various Nebraska Continuing Legal Education seminars on estate planning and probate

Areas of Practice:

Charitable Organizations
Estate Planning/Wills
Guardianship & Conservatorship
Real Estate