Iowa 1976; U.S. District Court, Southern District of Iowa 1976; U.S. District Court, Northern District of Iowa 1976; U.S. Supreme Court 1999; U.S. Court of Appeals, Eighth Circuit 1999.
Areas of Practice:
Elder Law, Estate Planning, Probate Administration, Tax Returns, Trusts and Estate Planning, Wills
Foreign Languages Spoken:
Iowa State University, B.S.I.E., Gamma Epsilon Sigma (Engineering Honorary), 1973; Iowa Board of Accountancy , Certified Public Accountant 1975: University of Iowa, M.B.A., 1976; University of Iowa, J.D., 1976.
Professional Associations and Memberships:
Iowa State Bar Association (Past President, Young Lawyer's Executive Council, Chair-Administrative, Chair-Technology, Chair-Law Practice Management, Chair-Lawyer Advertising, Foundation Life Fellow; Des Moines County Bar Association (Past President)); American Bar Association (Chair-Commission on Responsibility in Client Development); Iowa Society of CPA's (Past Officer); American Institute of CPA's.
Legal Authorships: Guide to Electronic Filing in the Iowa Courts published in 2010; American Bar Association Journal - Co-authored monthly column for over ten years.
Legal Teaching position: Contract Law - Southeastern Community College.
University of Iowa Alumni Association (Past Board Member); Iowa Supreme Court's Commission on Planning for the 21st Century - Steering Committee.
Willing to make "house calls" to assist the elderly or homebound.
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