Areas of Practice:

Probate, Estate Planning, Litigation & Business and Corporate Law

Phone: 319.351.2028
Fax: 319.351.1102

Assistant: Cindy
Assistant’s Phone: 319.351.2028
Assistant’s Email:

Practice Areas

Commercial Litigation, Probate, Trust & Estate Planning, Business Planning, Real Estate, Tax and Tax Litigation


Bachelor’s Degree, summa cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa, University of Oregon 1995
Master of Fine Arts, Fiction, University of Oregon 1997
Juris Doctor, magna cum laude, Order of the Coif, Georgetown University Law Center 2006


Hon. Mary M. Schroeder, then-Chief Judge, United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit


Sullivan & Worcester LLP, New York, NY
Gregory P. Joseph Law Offices, New York, NY
Morvillo, Abramowitz, Grand, Iason, Anello & Bohrer, P.C., New York, NY
Steptoe & Johnson, Washington, DC

Professional Memberships

American Bar Association
Iowa Bar Association (sections: Litigation, Trust & Estate Planning, Probate, Real Estate, Taxation)
Dean Mason Ladd Inn of Court


Iowa, New York, District of Columbia, Maryland
US District Courts for the Northern District of Iowa, Southern District of New York, Eastern District of New York
US Courts of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit, Ninth Circuit
US Tax Court
US Supreme Court


“What We Do Everyday,” The Iowa Lawyer, June 2016
“How Did We Get Here? Where Are We Going? Expedited Civil Actions In Iowa – A Defense Perspective,” Defense Update, Summer 2016, with Stephen E. Doohen