Jerusha Hancock - Berry Law Firm

Jerusha Hancock is a zealous advocate for the rights of Veterans, focusing her practice on appealing VA rating decisions. She has a background in healthcare and has worked alongside some of Nebraska’s finest attorneys. Jerusha now focuses her practice on Veterans’ disability benefits and appeals, and is the lead attorney for Berry Law’s VA practice.

Jerusha earned her Master’s degree in counseling from Denver Seminary, and completed her law degree from the University of Nebraska College of Law. She received her undergraduate degree from the University of Nebraska where she graduated with honors. Jerusha is a current member of the National Organization of Veterans Advocates and is a VA accredited attorney.

After earning her J.D., Jerusha clerked for Chief Justice Michael Heavican of the Nebraska Supreme Court for more than three years. Prior to joining Berry Law Firm, Jerusha worked for Nebraska Appleseed in the Health Care Access Program for two years.

When she is not assisting Veterans with VA claims at the office, Jerusha enjoys reading and creative writing. She is also passionate about anything food related and loves to cook.

Jerusha Hancock
Bar Admissions
  • Nebraska
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims
  • J.D., University of Nebraska College of Law, Lincoln, Nebraska (2008)
  • M.A., Denver Seminary, Denver, Colorado (2005)
  • B.A. with honors, University of Nebraska – Lincoln, Lincoln, Nebraska (2002)

Professional Associations & Memberships

  • Nebraska Bar Association, Member
  • Phi Beta Kappa
Previous Employment
  • Nebraska Appleseed
  • Nebraska Supreme Court
  • Lancaster County Attorney’s Office
Jerusha Hancock
Berry Law Firm
Criminal Defense Lawyer in Nebraska
Omaha Office
222 S 15th St #405N,
Omaha, NE 68102
Lincoln Office
6940 O St Suite 400,
Lincoln, NE 68510
Seward Office
139 S 6th Street
Seward, NE 68434
402-466-8444 N/A
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