Hon. Shelly R. Stratman

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Hon. Shelly R. Stratman


2012 - present
Judge of the District Court, 4th Judicial District
Douglas County

Presiding Judge, Douglas County Young Adult Court


1995 - 2012
Douglas County Attorney’s Office
Positions of Felony Prosecutor & Team Leader/Supervisor of Felony Attorney team, Civil Attorney/Board of Mental Health Attorney/Advisor to Douglas County Commissioners regarding Douglas County Hospital and BMH, Supervisor of Domestic Violence Prosecution Unit, Misdemeanor Prosecutor


University of Nebraska College of Law, 1995
Juris Doctorate

University of Nebraska - Lincoln, 1992
Bachelor of Journalism

Judicial/Law Related Activities

Professional Affiliations
Nebraska Bar Association
Nebraska County Attorneys Association
Omaha Bar Association

Honors and Awards

Outstanding Program Award for the Domestic Violence Prosecution Unit, Supervisor DVPU
Women Against Violence Program Award of Appreciation
Golden Sneaker Award, Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation
Kettle Club Award, Salvation Army
Drafter Law Enforcement Protocol Manual for Responding to Domestic Violence Situations
Drafter Emergency Protective Custody Form for Law Enforcement


Revised October 2022