Partsch Named to County Bench in 2nd District
By Scott Stewart
The Daily Record
David J. Partsch of Nebraska City will join the County Court for the 2nd Judicial District.
Nebraska Governor Pete Ricketts announced Partsch’s appointment last Thursday to replace retired Judge John F. Steinheider.
Partsch, 44, is the Otoe County attorney and city attorney for Nebraska City, according to a release. He’s also the presiding commissioner on the Nebraska Commission of Industrial Relations.
Partsch is a graduate of the University of Nebraska College of Law. Before serving as a county attorney, he was a partner at the Hoch, Funke & Partsch law firm in Nebraska City.
The 2nd Judicial District consists of Cass, Sarpy and Otoe counties. Two other candidates, Jennifer A. Huxoll of Plattsmouth and S. Colin Palm of Plattsmouth, were submitted to Ricketts by a judicial nominating commission.
The primary place of office for Partsch will be Nebraska City, which is located in Otoe County.