Prenda, Bruce       Bruce J. Prenda

 Chief Deputy County Attorney

 Criminal Division

                         

 Contact Information:

 Email: bprenda@lancaster.ne.gov

 Phone: (402) 441-7321

Education:

  • Brown University (1987)
  • Creighton University School of Law, J.D. (1991)

Admitted to Practice:

  • Nebraska
  • U.S. District Court (D. Neb)
  • Massachusetts

Professional Experience:

  • Experience within the Office:

    • Child Support - Enforcement
    • Juvenile Law - Abuse/Neglect & Termination of Parental Rights
    • Juvenile Law - Law Violations & Habitual Truancy 
    • General Misdemeanor Crime
    • Domestic Violence - Misdemeanor & Felony
    • White Collar Crime
    • Narcotics (Drug Court)
    • Sexual Assault- Adult and Child Victims
    • Child Pornography & Online Enticement
    • Homicide and General Felony
    • Gang-related Crime
    • Chief Deputy - Juvenile Division
    • Post-conviction appeals
    • Professional Responsibility/Ethics Supervisor
  • Other Professional Experience:

    • Special Assistant United States Attorney, District of Nebraska, Narcotics and Firearm Offense Prosecution
    • United States Postal Inspection Service, Award Recipient for National Drug Conspiracy Prosecution
    • Gang Task Force and Gun Violence Prosecution Coordinator
    •  Law Enforcement Academy and In-service Instructor
    • Adjunct Professor, Nebraska Wesleyan University
    • Adjunct Professor, University of Nebraska
    • Nebraska Jail Standards Board Member
    • Nebraska Unicameral, Oversight and Policy Analyst
    • Massachusetts Senate, Oversight and Policy Analyst
    • Mutual of Omaha General Counsel law clerk
  • Organization Membership:

    • Nebraska County Attorneys Association, Board of Directors & Co-chair of Legislation Committee
    • National District Attorneys Association
    • Nebraska State Bar Association