Clarke County Lawyers
My specific expertise is in structuring, negotiating and documenting merger and acquisition (“M&A”) transactions. In the past few years, I’ve served as lead or associate counsel on a variety of M&A transactions, ranging in value from $5,000 to over...
Over the course of his legal career, Mr. VanDerGinst has has secured millions of dollars in settlements and verdicts for those he has served across the nation. He has earned a membership in the Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum, and he has received numerous awards and honors for his impeccable professionalism and service.
He holds an AV-Preeminent peer review rating* from Martindale-Hubbell,...
Originally from the Iowa City – Kalona area, Ryan graduated from the University of Iowa in 2016, receiving his B.A., with high distinction and honors, in Ethics and Public Policy. He received his J.D., with distinction, from the University of Iowa College of Law in 2019.
During law school, Ryan was involved in the Pro Bono Society, was a Student Writer for the Iowa Law Review,...
Before coming to VanDerGinst Law, Eric was a partner in his own firm with offices in Chicago and Northbrook, Illinois where he represented seriously injured individuals and their families. Before starting his firm in 2014, Eric worked for a large, high-volume personal injury firm...
I have been serving on the IAJ BOG from November, 2016 to date. I previously served on the Urbandale Little League board of directors for approximately ten years and have been a member of the YMCA's "President's Club" for approximately the past twelve years as well as a participant in its annual "Partner With Youth" campaign.
After high school, I attended Drake University where I earned my Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a concentration in business law. While attending...
My experience spans over 30 years working hard for my clients in 4 states. I also spent ten years teaching college criminal law courses at Graceland University in southern Iowa, and training lawyers and judges in criminal trial techniques throughout Latin America.
My criminal law practice includes representation of clients on all felony and misdemeanor charges...
In her spare time, Attorney Christensen enjoys spending time at home with her dogs, cooking and staying active through yoga and weightlifting.
Jefferson graduated from Drake University...
While a native of New York City, Brad has grown to love the Midwest, especially the state of Iowa. He met...
No matter your type of case, it is very important to seek legal advice early in the process so that your rights can be protected. Seeking advice early is important to ensure deadlines and opportunities are not missed.
Contact the Huss Law Office to set up an initial consultation. Evening and weekend appointments are available.
I received my J.D., with distinction, and M.B.A., with distinction, from the University of Iowa.
Allison McCarthy is a May 2007 graduate of the University of Iowa. During her undergraduate...
Celena graduated from Indianola High School and Simpson College. She majored in International Relations and Political...
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