Matt Grotnes has been practicing law in Iowa for 30 years. Matt clerked at Hopkins & Huebner during law school before joining the firm in 1989. A graduate of Luther College and Drake University Law School, Matt primarily practices in workers’ compensation defense, insurance litigation, mediation, and alternate dispute resolution.
Matt represents cities, counties, insurance carriers, employers, and self-insured businesses throughout the state of Iowa. Matt handles workers’ compensation claims from the initial receipt through hearing and any appeals and/or settlement. Since 2001, Matt has served as the Executive Director of the Iowa Association of Workers’ Compensation Lawyers, Inc.
Iowa, 1989United States District Court for the Northern District of Iowa, 1989United States District Court for the Southern District of Iowa, 1989United States Court of Appeals for the 8th Circuit, 1989
Workers’ Compensation DefenseMediation and Alternate Dispute Resolution
2020 Selected to Best Lawyers in America2019 Selected to Best Lawyers in America2018 Selected to Best Lawyers in America2017 Selected to Best Lawyers in America
In his free time, Matt enjoys golfing and spending time with his wife and two sons. Since 2001, Matt has been the Executive Director of the Iowa Association of Workers’ Compensation Lawyers, Inc.