• Business Management
  • Strategic Development

Previously Admitted

  • Illinois (Retired)

Dan Stuenzi, JD

Retired Attorney / Chief of Staff / CEO

About Dan Stuenzi, JD

Dan is a retired Illinois attorney who founded Stuenzi & Associates, a boutique estate and business planning firm in the Chicago area.  Dan sold his practice and moved to Omaha to become the Chief Operating Officer for the National Network of Estate Planning Attorneys, where he served as a senior instructor and coach for member attorneys; and managed the day-to-day operations of the association for several years. Dan was also the founder and owner of Collaborative Press, a publishing house specializing in books on estate, financial, and business planning.

Dan joined Legacy Design Strategies in January 2016 as the Director of Strategic Development, and was promoted to Chief of Staff / CEO in January of 2018. In his current role, Dan is the principal business administrator of the firm, managing such areas as business development; strategic and tactical planning; systems and organizational development; and human resources and financial management.

Dan and his wife Shelly have six children and nine grandchildren.  They also serve as foster parents for special needs infants with Nebraska Children’s Home Society and Prime Home Developmental Disability Services.


Willamette University College of Law

J.D., 1989

Law Clerk, United States Attorney, District of Oregon

Northwest Regional Finalist, Trial Advocacy Competition


Grace Theological Seminary

Master of Divinity (M.Div), 1985


Summit University (Clarks Summit, PA)

B.A., Education, 1976