Contact Details

133 West Broadway
Council Bluffs, IA 51503

(712) 328-1833

  • General Law

Steven H. Krohn

Partner | Attorney at Law

We are what we repeatedly do; Excellence, then,
is not an act, but a habit.
- Aristotle

Admitted to bar: 1978, Iowa; 1983, Nebraska. Education: University of Nebraska at Lincoln, B.A. in Agriculture, with distinction, 1975; J.D., with distinction, 1978. Assistant editor of the Nebraska Law Review; Order of the Coif. Member: American Bankruptcy Institute; Area of Practice: Real estate, commercial law and bankruptcy, Estates, Estate Planning & Municipal law, Mr. Krohn has represented lenders, other creditors and debtors in civil litigation and bankruptcy proceedings since the late 1970s. Graduate of Leadership Council Bluffs, 1994. Member of the Council Bluffs Park, Recreation and Public Property Commission, 1994 - present; Director of Council Bluffs Library Foundation, 1994 - present.

Associations & Memberships

  • Council Bluffs Library Foundation
  • City of Council Bluffs Parks and Recreation Commission, President
  • Chamber of Commerce Ag Committee


  • American National Bank
  • PCSB Bank

Representative Cases

  • Matter of Pedersen, 155 BR. 750 (Bankr S.D. Iowa 1993)
  • Houghton State Bank v. Peterson, 477 N.W 2d 94 (Iowa 1991)
  • In re Sunberg, 729 F 2d 561 (District of Iowa, 8th Cir 1984)

Honors and Awards

Order of the Coif, 1978

Representative Clients

  • American National Bank
  • BCSB Bank

Joined Firm


Bar Admissions

  • Iowa, 1978
  • Nebraska, 1983


University of Nebraska College of Law, Lincoln, Nebraska
J.D. - 1978
Honors: Order of the Coif
Honors: With Distinction
Law Review: University of Nebraska Law Review, Assistant Editor, 1977 - 1978

University of Nebraska, Lincoln, Nebraska
B.A. - 1975
Honors: With Distinction
Major: Agriculture