Amy Skalka



About Amy

Amy grew up just outside of Deweese, Nebraska, and graduated summa cum laude from Hastings College with a Bachelor’s degree in both psychology and human services administration as well as a minor in sociology. After working towards her Master’s degree in Community Counseling at the University of Nebraska-Kearney, Amy received her Juris Doctor degree with distinction from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln College of Law in 2004. Amy’s practice focuses primarily on adoptions, juvenile law, estate planning, real estate transactions, and probate.


University of Nebraska College of Law

Lincoln, NE 2004
Juris Doctor, with Distinction

Hastings College

Hastings, NE 2000
Bachelor’s Degree, Summa Cum Laude

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Nebraska Bar Association
  • Adams County Bar Association, Past President (2008-2018)
  • 10th Judicial District Bar Association
  • Adams County Mental Health Board, Chairman
  • Commission on Unauthorized Practice of Law (UPL), Board Member
  • Nebraska High School Mock Trial Competition, Regional Coordinator

Community Involvement

  • Mary Lanning Healthcare Foundation, Board of Directors
  • Hastings College Foundation, Board of Directors
  • Adams County YWCA, Board of Directors (2014-2017)

Areas Of Practice

  • Adoptions
  • Juvenile Law
  • Estate Planning
  • Real Estate Transactions
  • Probate

Bar Admissions

  • Nebraska, 2005
  • U.S. District Court District of Nebraska, 2005