Judge's Table

Our Legal Practices

 

Business Law

We assist individuals and businesses in choosing the right business entity for your situation, executing the formation of that entity, protecting your interests during the formation of the entity, and providing you consultation throughout every stage of operating your business. Our legal, financial, and business background provides valuable insight to also assist you to grow your business and set up a framework for success.

Real Estate Law

Our real estate transaction practice includes representing residential and commercial developers, buyers, sellers, lenders, investors, landlords and tenants across all types of real estate projects, transactions, and financing facilities. We have specific experience in commercial and agricultural real estate transactions. In addition, we are able to represent our clients when disputes arise such as landlord-tenant disputes, title disputes, contract disputes, representing real estate brokers and agents, construction disputes, and disputes over purchase and sales agreements.

Wills, Trusts, Estate Planning and Probate Law

We provide counsel to individuals to develop estate plans that will transfer their individual wealth in a manner that protects our clients' needs, goals, and desires, as well as protects each clients' business and personal assets.  This includes business succession planning, preparation of simple and complex wills, preparation of trusts, and business succession planning.  

Banking and Financial Institutions

Our banking and banking litigation practice provides counsel on issues involving collections, foreclosures, workout agreements, creditor's rights, unsecured and secured lending, written contracts, alleged oral agreements, replevin actions, lender liability defense, negligence, personal guaranty's, inter-creditor agreements, and participation agreements
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Litigation

We have years of experience in commercial, probate and estate, and personal injury litigation.  We are able to assist you when a dispute arises involving you and your business, from routine matters to the prosecution and defense of complex commercial actions.

In estate and probate matters, we offer vigorous representation of claimants, beneficiaries, and executors in disputes arising under the Iowa Probate and Trust Code, in will contests, and trust disputes.

In personal injury matters, 

represents injured parties in accidents, wrongful deaths, commercial, contracts, and employment actions. When a client wishes to prosecute a claim for damages, our l

awyers will work with the client to assess the most appropriate billing structure, including contingency fees, hourly rates or a hybrid of the two.