Thomas M. Maul


Thomas M. Maul focuses his practice on estate planning, estate and trust administration, real estate, corporate, and guardianships. He advises individuals in the structuring of their estate plans and assists in preparation of their wills, trusts, powers of attorney, and advance directives/living wills. He also represents clients in estate and trust administration matters. In addition, Tom advises clients on business and corporate matters, including business contracts and entity formation.  He also assists clients in the buying, selling and leasing of real estate, including commercial real estate, and the financing of real estate transactions. Tom has over 40 years of experience assisting clients with legal needs. 

Professional Affiliations and Community Involvement

  • Nebraska State Bar Association
    • President – Past
    • Executive Council – Past
    • Bar Commission – Past
    • Young Lawyer Chairman – Past
    • Legislation Committee – Past Chair
    • Legislation Committee member – Present
  • S. District Court Magistrate Appointment Commission – Past
  • Nebraska County Court Judicial Nomination Commission – Past
  • Nebraska District Court Judicial Nomination Commission – Past
  • Nebraska Court of Appeals Judicial Nomination Commission – Past
  • Nebraska/Kansas Young Lawyer ABA Representative – Past
  • Nebraska State Bar Foundation Fellow – Past
  • Board Member Columbus Community Foundation, Inc. – Present
  • Isidore Catholic Church – Past Parish Council President – Past
  • Isidore Endowment Board – Present
  • Mock Trial Competition Coach for Columbus High and Scotus Central Catholic – Past
  • Columbus Area United Way – Past President and Board Member
  • Columbus Area Chamber of Commerce – Past Board Member and Commodore Member
  • Pawnee Park Foundation Board of Directors

Practice Areas

  • Estate/Wealth Planning
    • Business Succession Plans
    • Wealth Transfer Planning
    • Trust Creation & Assistance
    • Charitable Giving
    • Lifetime Donations
  • Business and Corporate
    • Business Contracts
    • Entity Formation
    • Construction Contracts
  • Real Estate
    • Buying and Selling Real Estate
    • Leasing of Real Estate
    • Financing of Real Estate Transactions
  • Tax

Bar Admission

  • State of Nebraska


  • J.D., University of Nebraska College of Law, 1980
  • B.S., University of Nebraska at Lincoln, 1977
    • Business Administration

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