Our litigation practice covers a broad range of substantive areas including business torts, contracts, unfair competition, intellectual property, including patent, trademark, trade secrets and copyright, securities, employment, healthcare, toxic torts, energy distribution, software design, communications, real estate, environmental, agricultural, corporate and partnership disputes, trust and estate disputes and construction.

We’ve represented clients in a wide array of civil and commercial matters in state and federal courts, appellate courts, arbitration, mediation and proceedings before administrative agencies.  In addition to the State and Federal District Courts, our attorneys have appeared before the Iowa Supreme Court and Iowa Court of Appeals, numerous federal circuit courts of appeal, including the Eighth and Federal Circuits, the United States Court of Claims and innumerable state agencies.

Litigation Attorneys

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Casey M. Alesch
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Justin G. Allen
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Michael R. Blaser
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Brennan R. Block
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Nate Borland
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William C. Brown
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Paul E. Carey
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Jennifer H. De Kock
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Michael A. Dee
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Jill M. Gastineau
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Ellen M. Hames
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Robert D. Hodges
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Attorney Mandy Hughes

Mandy L. Hughes
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John D. Hunter
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Alex M. Johnson
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Thomas D. Johnson
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Brant D. Kahler
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Cynthia Boyle Lande
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Jennifer E. Lindberg
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Attorney David Lynch

David J. Lynch
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Brian S. McCormac
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Matthew H. McKinney
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Benjamin R. Merrill
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Sean P. Moore
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Megan E. Moritz
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Loree A. Nelson
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Jordan D. Nickerson
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Samantha C. Norris
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Christopher L. Nuss
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Jackson G. O'Brien
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Austin M. Poock
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James L. Pray
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Christopher A. Proskey
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Brian P. Rickert
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Christopher R. Sackett
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Danielle D. Smid
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Caitlin L. Stachon
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Thomas D. Story
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Attorney Sheila Tipton

Sheila K. Tipton
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Adam C. Van Dike
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Haley R. Van Loon
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James W. White
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