Des Moines Office

Phone: (515) 244-0111
Direct: (515) 697-4248
Fax: (515) 244-8935
Email: Jeff H. Jeffries

Paralegal:
Marie Morrison
Direct: (515) 697-4388

Jeff H. Jeffries

Areas of Practice:

General practice including but not limited to:

  • Litigation
  • Alternate Dispute Resolution

Bar Admissions:

  • Iowa, 1970
  • United States District Court for the Northern District of Iowa, 1970
  • United States District Court for the Southern District of Iowa, 1970
  • United States Court of Appeals for the 8th Circuit, 1970

Education:

  • Drake University Law School, Des Moines, Iowa
    • Doctor of Jurisprudence with Honors, 1970
    • Order of the Coif, 1970
    • Associate Editor, Drake Law Review, 1969-1970
  • Morningside College, Sioux City, Iowa
    • Bachelor of Arts, Economics, cum laude, 1967

Professional Associations and Memberships:

  • Polk County Bar Association
  • Iowa State Bar Association
  • American Bar Association
  • American Arbitration Association
  • American College of Trial Lawyers
  • Iowa Academy of Trial Lawyers
  • American Association of Alternate Dispute Resolution Attorneys
  • Defense Research Institute
  • American Academy of ADR Attorneys
  • Claims and Litigation Management Alliance

Honors and Awards:

  • 2017 Selected to Best Lawyers in America
  • 2016 Best Lawyers in America - Personal Injury (Defendant)
  • 2016 Great Plains Super Lawyers
  • 2016 Preeminent A.V. Rating of 5.0 of 5.0, Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2015 Lawyer of the Year, Best Lawyers in America
  • 2015 Best Lawyers in America
  • 2015 Great Plains Super Lawyers
  • 2011-2014 Great Plains Super Lawyers
  • 2007 Iowa Super Lawyers
  • 2006-2014 listed in Best Lawyers in America

Published Works:

  • Author: Case Notes, Volume 18 Drake Law Review, “Parent and Child,” pg. 142 (1968) and Case Notes, Volume 18 Drake Law Review, “Criminal Law,” pg. 278 (1969).
  • "Survey of Iowa Law-Civil Procedure," 21 Drake Law Review 268 (1972)