Charles D. Humble


Mr. Humble is a graduate of the University of Nebraska College of Law.  Before entering into private practice, he was City Attorney of Lincoln, Nebraska.  In private practice he has served as outside legal counsel for Lincoln Electric System since 1979.  As such, he is an expert in electric utility matters and public power matters.  He represents private clients before a number of state and local governmental entities including the Public Service Commission, Liquor Control Commission, Department of Health, Educational Land and Funds and the Lincoln City Council, Lincoln/Lancaster County Planning Commission, Lancaster County Board and numerous other governmental agencies and commissions.  Mr. Humble has over thirty years experience in representing both private and public clients in all aspects of eminent domain.


Practice Areas

Governmental Relations
Real Estate Law


J.D. University of Nebraska College of Law 1968
B.A. University of Nebraska, Kearney

Admitted To

Nebraska and United States District Court

Professional and Civic Affiliations

Lincoln Bar Association
Former Member Board of Trustees, Nebraska State Bar Association
American Bar Association Section of Urban, State and Local Government Law and Law Practice Management Section
Lincoln Chamber of Commerce, St. Matthew’s Episcopal Church (Former Member of Vestry), Mayors Land Use Task Force, Former Member), Lincoln Charter Revision Commission (Former Member), Former Zoning Consultant to the City of Lincoln and the City of Omaha, U.S. 34 Corridor Study Committee (Former Member), Board of Directors of Friendship Home (Former Member), Lincoln Cable TV Advisory Board (Former Member), Board of Directors, Erickson & Sederstrom, P.C.

Additional Information

He is a former Lincoln City Attorney and is the Vice President and Managing Partner of the Erickson | Sederstrom Lincoln office.

From 1979 to the present, Mr. Humble has served as outside legal counsel to Lincoln Electric System (Nebraska), also serving as its General Counsel during 2009‑10.  

He has represented a number of national clients in connection with real estate, zoning and land development matters. 

Office Location

Cornhusker Plaza
301 South 13th Street Suite 400
Lincoln, Nebraska 68508-2571
(402) 476-1000
(800) 279-3756