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John Stevens Berry Jr

John Stevens Berry Jr

Criminal Defense and Federal Crimes Lawyer
Berry Law
Lincoln, NE
National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws
John Stevens Berry Jr
Lifetime Member
NORML National Legal Committee
Lifetime Member

About John Stevens Berry Jr

Attorney Biography

Attorney John S. Berry Jr. helps his clients fight some of the most important battles of their lives. Not only has he led successful teams in the courtroom, resulting in several jury trial victories, he has led soldiers in deployments to Iraq and Bosnia. Beyond the battlefield and the courtroom, John’s leadership experience extends to local community and national organizations that protect our constitutional rights and our veterans.

Prior to joining the firm, John attended the College of William & Mary in Williamsburg, Virginia(1993-1997), and Creighton University School of Law, where he graduated cum laude in 2003. John is also a graduate of the National Criminal Defense College at Mercer Law School in Macon, Georgia (2004), Trial Lawyers College in Dubois, Wyoming (2018), and the Nebraska State Bar Association Leadership Academy (2008).

John is past president of the Nebraska Criminal Defense Attorney's Association and a fellow of the prestigious American Board of Criminal Lawyers. John maintains an AV Preeminent Rating through Martindale-Hubbell and has been recognized as one of the National Trial Lawyers' Top 100. John has presented and lectured in the areas of criminal defense, trial skills, and veterans disability appeals.

After receiving his commission as an infantry officer in the U.S. Army, John completed Airborne School and Ranger School. In 1999, while assigned to the First Cavalry Division, he deployed to Bosnia for Operation Joint Forge. John also served as a Company Commander in Iraq during Operation Iraqi Freedom and later as a Battalion Commander in the National Guard.

Learn more at https://www.jsberrylaw.com

Practice Areas

Criminal Defense (25%)
Federal Crimes (25%)
Marijuana Law (20%)
Sex Crimes (20%)
Personal Injury (10%)

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Bar Licenses

Member in Good Standing

Work Experience

Berry Law
Managing Partner


Creighton University

College of William & Mary

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National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws
Lifetime Member
National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws

Life Member
National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers

American Board of Criminal Lawyers

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Contact John Stevens Berry Jr

John Stevens Berry Jr
Berry Law
6940 O Street Suite 400
Lincoln, NE 68510
Office: 402-466-8444

Secondary Address:
1414 Harney Street Suite 400
Omaha, NE 68102

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