Jeff Ewoldt has been practicing law in Iowa since 2000 and joined Hopkins & Huebner in 2015. Jeff has experience in civil litigation and employment law and a background in journalism. A graduate of Drake University Law School, Jeff now practices primarily in liability and insurance defense.
Jeff is a member of the American Bar Association, Iowa State Bar Association, and Polk County Bar Association. He is admitted to U.S. Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals; U.S. District Court, Northern District of Iowa; and U.S. District Court, Southern District of Iowa.
Iowa, 2000United States District Court for the Northern District of IowaUnited States District Court for the Southern District of IowaUnited States Court of Appeals for the 8th Circuit
Liability and Insurance Defense
West Des Moines Leadership Academy, Class of 2011-12
Achievements: Dean’s List, all semesters; Placed among the top 10 finalists in the C. Edwin Moore Appellate Argument competition, Fall 1997; Graduated with Honors.
Activities: Articles Editor, Drake Law Review, 1999-00; Law Review Junior Staff, 1998-99; Editor in Chief, The Gavel (Drake Law School’s student newspaper); Alternate for ATLA Mock Trial Team, Spring 1999; Member, Intellectual Property Law Society.
Achievements: Dean’s List, all semesters; Phi Kappa Phi and Phi Beta Kappa Academic Honor Societies; Kappa Tau Alpha Journalism Honor Society; Graduated with Distinction.
Activities: Staff writer and editor for the campus newspaper, the Iowa State Daily; Recipient of the Donald Jackson Excellence in Writing Award, October 1992.
Jeff grew up in Spencer, Iowa. In his free time, Jeff enjoys aviation and earned his private pilot’s license in 2014. Jeff is a member of the Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association.