Dennis Whelan

Dennis Whelan

Omaha, Nebraska
(402) 344-4000
(402) 344-4006
Dennis is a knowledgeable and skilled attorney who focuses his practice on representing individuals in criminal defense and family law matters. He has a vast understanding of family and criminal law, and he has proven himself as an effective mediator and negotiator. Dennis uses his knowledge and skills to provide clients with highly effective legal representation.

Litigation Percentage

  • 100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Iowa, 2012
  • Nebraska, 2013


  • Creighton University School of Law, Omaha, Nebraska
    • J.D. - 2012
  • University of Nebraska, Omaha, Nebraska
    • B.S. magna cum laude - 2009
    • Major: Economics

Honors and Awards

  • CALI Excellence for the Future Award in Trial Practice, 2012
  • CALI Excellence for the Future Award in Appellate Litigation, 2012
  • CALI Excellence for the Future Award for Defense of Criminal Cases , 2012

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
  • Nebraska Criminal Defense Attorneys Association
  • Iowa State Bar Association
  • Omaha Bar Association
  • National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws (NORML), Legal Committee