Anne K. Burnett

Anne K. Burnett

Dedicated Estate Planning, Elder Law & Probate Attorney in Omaha

Anne K. Burnett graduated with honors from Northern State University in Aberdeen, South Dakota with her Bachelor of Arts in Accounting before attending Creighton University School of Law in Omaha, Nebraska, where she graduated with her J.D. in 1997. She received the CALI Award—an award given for the highest grade in the class—as the top Estate Planning and Product Liability student. She was also a member of the Advanced Trial Practice Competitive Team, displaying an early ability for excellence in courtroom advocacy.

Since graduating, Anne has spent her career providing her clients with excellent counsel and presentation in the area of business, real estate, and estate planning matters. She also serves as a presenter on those topics for numerous business and professional groups. As a wife and mother of two children, she believes in the importance of proper estate and business planning for her clients’ security and the well-being of their families. Anne is known as a dedicated and down-to-earth Omaha estate planning attorney who interacts with clients on a comfortable, familiar level and provides counsel that is accessible and understandable.

Practice Areas

  • Estate planning
  • Elder law
  • Probate and trust administration
  • Business planning
  • Real estate


  • Beyond the Basics Estate Administration, “Strategies for Solving Probate Issues & Challenges in Nebraska”
    National Business Institute, 2006
  • How to Draft Effective Wills & Trusts for Your Clients in Nebraska
    National Business Institute, 2005
  • “Wills v. Trusts, What’s Right for Me?”
    Omaha World Herald
    December 12, 2004
  • A Practice Guide to Estate Administration in Nebraska
    National Business Institute, 2004
  • Northern State University – Aberdeen, South Dakota
    • B.A. in Accounting – 1994
  • Creighton University School of Law – Omaha, Nebraska
    • J.D. – 1997

Bar Admissions

  • Nebraska – 1997
  • Iowa – 2007


  • Millard Educational Foundation
    President Elect, Treasurer, Board Member
  • St. Augustine’s Indian School Mission
    Secretary, Board Member
    2010 - 2013

Classes & Seminars

  • Probate Beyond the Basics
    National Business Institute, 2008
  • Estate Planning
    Nebraska Educators Association, 2008
  • Estate Planning, Probate, and Elder Law Update
    Nebraska State Bar, Young Lawyers Section, 2007 - 2009
  • Estate Planning Fundamentals
  • Planning Issues Facing the Elderly
  • Understanding Your Choice of Business Entity
  • Estate Planning Solutions
    Omaha Public Schools, 2011 - 2013

Volunteer Work

  • St. Augustine’s Indian Mission – Board of Advisors
  • Business Network International
  • Millard Public Schools – Foundation Board
  • Professionals Helping Seniors
  • Circle of Friends
  • Greater Omaha Alliance

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