Daniel R. Carnahan/

Estate Planning, Tax, and Real Estate/

Office: 402.905.9401/
Dan Carnahan


Daniel R. Carnahan focuses his practice on estate planning and administration, real estate matters, and business transactions. His practice includes developing and implementing estate plans for a broad range of estate sizes, probate and trust administration, and business succession planning. It also includes assisting clients with various real estate matters, including acquisitions and dispositions, tax-deferred exchanges, commercial leasing transactions, financing transactions, and development matters. Additionally, he advises clients on business and corporate matters, including the formation of business entities and related governance matters, business acquisitions, and dispositions, and entity reorganizations.

Representative Experience

Over a decade of experience representing individuals, owners of closely held businesses, business executives and farmers and ranchers in developing and implementing succession planning for their families.

Counseled high net worth individuals on the benefits of sophisticated estate and gift tax planning techniques.

Represented clients in relation to estate and trust administration issues.

Professional Affiliations and Community Involvement

Nebraska State Bar Association
Omaha Bar Association

Practice Groups

Estate/Business Succession

  • Estate Administration
  • Business Succession Plans
  • Wealth Transfer Planning
  • Trust Creation & Assistance
  • Charitable Giving
  • Lifetime Donations

Real Estate

  • Due Diligence and Development Analysis
  • Acquisition and Sales
  • Leasing

Business/General Counsel

  • Business Contracts
  • Entity Formation and Maintenance
  • Entity Governance

Bar Admission

State of Nebraska
State of Colorado
United States District Court, District of Nebraska


J.D., (with distinction) University of Nebraska College of Law, 2007

  • Business Transactions Program of Concentrated Study

B.S., (with distinction) University of Nebraska at Lincoln

  • Business Administration