Meskwaki Nation Tribal Court

307 Meskwaki Road Tama, IA 52339 • (641)484-9300 • fax (641) 484-2221

MICHAEL MARQUESS

EMAIL: mike.marquess@hinshawmarshalltownattorneys.com
OFFICE PHONE: 641-753-6659
FAX NO: 641-753-0305

TRIBAL BAR NUMBER: SF-A-2010-058
MEMBER SINCE: JULY 6, 2010

STATE LICENSED: STATE OF IOWA, MESKWAKI TRIBAL COURT

PRACTICE INCLUDES: ADOPTION, CRIMINAL, CIVIL LITIGATION, FAMILY, CONTRACTS, DEBTOR/CREDITOR LAW, TRIBAL LAW, MUNICIPAL LAW, REAL ESTATE, SMALL CLAIMS, JUVENILE

hugh j. cain

EMAIL: hcain@hhlawpc.com

OFFICE PHONE: 515-244-0111
FAX NO: 515-244-8935


TRIBAL BAR NUMBER: SF-A-2008-040

MEMBER SINCE: JANUARY 24, 2008


STATE LICENSED: IOWA, US DISTRICT CT, NORTHERN & SOUTHERN DISTRICTS OF IOWA, US SUPREME COURT, MESKWAKI TRIBAL COURT

PRACTICE INCLUDES: EMPLOYMENT-LOCAL GOVERNMENT LAW

Aron Vaughn


EMAIL: aron@kaplanfrese.com
OFFICE PHONE: 641-753-5549

FAX NO: 641-753-0962

TRIBAL BAR NUMBER: SF-A-2015-090

MEMBER SINCE: April 20th, 2015

STATE LICENSED: IOWA, MESKWAKI TRIBAL COURT


PRACTICE INCLUDES: CRIMINAL, CHILD IN NEED OF ASSISTANCE, BANKRUPTCY, PERSONAL INJURY, ESTATE PLANNING, FAMILY LAW

CESAR JUAREZ

EMAIL: JUAREZC@GOOSMANNLAW.COM

OFFICE PHONE: 605-371-2000
FAX NO: 605-275-2039


TRIBAL BAR NUMBER: SF-A-2018-105

MEMBER SINCE: JULY 20, 2016


STATE LICENSED: SOUTH DAKOTA, NEBRASKA, IOWA, NORTHERN DISTRICT OF IOWA, MESKWAKI TRIBAL COURT


PRACTICE INCLUDES: EMPLOYMENT LAW, LITIGATION, BUSINESS LAW, CORPORATE LAW, TRIAL LAW

EMILEE GEHLING


EMAIL: GEHLINGE@GOOSMANNLAW.COM

OFFICE PHONE: 712-226-7404

FAX: 712-224-4517


TRIBAL BAR NUMBER: SF-A-2018-104

MEMBER SINCE: JULY 19, 2018


STATE LICENSED: DISTRICT COURT OF IOWA, CIRCUIT COURT OF SOUTH DAKOTA, MESKWAKI TRIBAL COURT


PRACTICE INCLUDES: BUSINESS LAW, MERGERS & ACQUISITIONS, COMMERCIAL LAW, CONTRACTS, CORPORATE LAW, DEBTOR & CREDITORS, EMPLOYMENT LAW, TELECOM LAW, ASSISTED REPRODUCTIVE TECHNOLOGY, GESTATIONAL SURROGACY LAW, ADOPTION

BRENT L. HINDERS

EMAIL: bhinders@hhlawpc.com

OFFICE PHONE: 515-697-4232
FAX NO: 515-244-8935


TRIBAL BAR NUMBER: SF-A-2015-088

MEMBER SINCE: JANUARY 1, 2015


STATE LICENSED: IOWA, UNITED STATES DISTRICT FOURT FOR SOUTHERN AND NORTHERN IOWA, UNITED STATES COURT OF APPEALS FOR THE EIGHTH CIRCUIT, UNITED STATES SUPREME COURT, MESKWAKI TRIBAL COURT


PRACTICE INCLUDES: EMPLOYMENT, GOVERNMENT, FAMILY LAW & CRIMINAL LAW

DEBORAH M. SkELTON


EMAIL: dskelton@southslope.net
OFFICE PHONE: 319-846-3274

TRIBAL BAR NUMBER: SF-A-2011-063

MEMBER SINCE: JANUARY 6, 2011

STATE LICENSED: IOWA, MESKWAKI TRIBAL COURT


PRACTICE INCLUDES: JUVENILE, CHILDREN LAW, CHILD IN NEED OF ASSISTANCE, GUARDIAN AD LITEM 

MELODY J. BUTZ

EMAIL: butzlaw@gmail.com

OFFICE PHONE: 319-363-2334
FAX NO: 319-366-3000


TRIBAL BAR NUMBER: SF-A-2012-073

MEMBER SINCE: MAY 17, 2012


STATE LICENSED: IOWA, US DISTRICT CT, NORTHERN & SOUTHERN DISTRICTS OF IOWA, MESKWAKI TRIBAL COURT

PRACTICE INCLUDES: FAMILY LAW, JUVENILE, PROBATE, REAL ESTATE, INCOME TAX

MAGDALENA REESE

EMAIL: MAGDA@CGRRLAW.COM
OFFICE PHONE: 515-225-1499
FAX NO: 515-650-9320

TRIBAL BAR NUMBER: SF-A-2011-070
MEMBER SINCE: OCTOBER 10, 2011

STATE LICENSED: IOWA, MESKWAKI TRIBAL COURT

PRACTICE INCLUDES: GUARDIAN AD LITEM, CHILD IN NEED OF ASSISTANCE, CHILDREN, JUVENILE, CRIMINAL

attorney forms:

MELISSA A. NINE

EMAIL: m.ninelaw@outlook.com

OFFICE PHONE: 641-753-4906
FAX NO: 641-753-4903


TRIBAL BAR NUMBER: SF-A-2005-009

MEMBER SINCE: MAY 17, 2012


STATE LICENSED: IOWA, US DISTRICT CT, NORTHERN & SOUTHERN DISTRICTS OF IOWA, MESKWAKI TRIBAL COURT

Ryan seelau


EMAIL: ryan.seelau@gmail.com
OFFICE PHONE: 319-432-4809

TRIBAL BAR NUMBER: SF-A-2014-080

MEMBER SINCE: AUGUST 6, 2013

STATE LICENSED: IOWA, MESKWAKI TRIBAL COURT


PRACTICE INCLUDES: JUVENILE, CHILDREN LAW, CRIMINAL LAW 

BLAKE LUBINUS

EMAIL: blubinus@lubinuslaw.com

OFFICE PHONE: 515-528-9316
FAX NO: 515-528-9318


TRIBAL BAR NUMBER: SF-A-2018-099

MEMBER SINCE: OCTOBER 16, 2017


STATE LICENSED: IOWA, NORTHERN & SOUTHERN DISTRICT OF IOWA, POLK COUNTY BAR, MESKWAKI TRIBAL COURT


PRACTICE INCLUDES: FAMILY LAW, CRIMINAL DEFENSE, CIVIL LITIGATION

ALLAN RICHARDS

EMAIL: ALLANMAXRICHARDS@AOL.COM
OFFICE PHONE: 641-484-4000

TRIBAL BAR NUMBER: SF-A-2008-045
MEMBER SINCE: MAY 28, 2008

STATE LICENSED: IOWA, MESKWAKI TRIBAL COURT

PRACTICE INCLUDES: CHILD IN NEED OF ASSISTANCE, CHILDREN, FAMILY, CRIMINAL, CIVIL, JUVENILE

NINA FORCIER

EMAIL: nina@cedarvalleylawyers.com 

OFFICE PHONE: 319-234-1371
FAX NO: 888-552-6882


TRIBAL BAR NUMBER: SF-A-2011-065

MEMBER SINCE: JANUARY 31, 2011


STATE LICENSED: IOWA, MESKWAKI TRIBAL COURT, NORTHERN DISTRICT OF IOWA

PRACTICE INCLUDES: FAMILY LAW, CHILD WELFARE/DEPENDENCY, CRIMINAL LAW

Ian Russell

EMAIL: IRUSSELL@L-WLAW.COM
OFFICE PHONE: 563-324-3246
FAX NO: 563-324-1616

TRIBAL BAR NUMBER: SF-A-2006-022
MEMBER SINCE: AUGUST 28, 2006

STATE LICENSED: STATE OF IOWA, STATE OF ILLINOIS, MESKWAKI TRIBAL COURT


BRUCE GETTMAN


EMAIL: BGETTMAN@CFLAW.COM

OFFICE PHONE: 319-277-6830

FAX: 319-277-3531


TRIBAL BAR NUMBER: SF-A-2018-103

MEMBER SINCE: MAY 7, 2018


STATE LICENCED: IOWA, SUPREME COURT OF IOWA, US DISTRICT COURT FOR NORTHERN AND SOUTHERN DISTRICT OF IOWA, MESKWAKI TRIBAL COURT


PRACTICE INCLUDES: INSURANCE, WORKERS' COMPENSATION, EMPLOYMENT LAW, PERSONAL INJURY

Lanny Van Daele


EMAIL: lmv@vandaelelaw.com
OFFICE PHONE: 319-248-8855

TRIBAL BAR NUMBER: SF-A-2017-095

MEMBER SINCE: April 18th, 2017

STATE LICENSED: IOWA, ILLINOIS, SOUTH IOWA FEDERAL DISTRICT COURTS, NORTH & CENTRAL ILLINOIS FEDERAL DISTRICT COURTS, MESKWAKI TRIBAL COURT


PRACTICE INCLUDES: CIVIL, CRIMINAL, FAMILY LAW, JUVENILE, BUSINESS LAW, COMMERCIAL TRANSACTIONS, REAL ESTATE, WILLS & TRUSTS, LITIGATION, PERSONAL INJURY, and WORKMEN'S COMPENSATION

DENNIS MATHAHS

EMAIL: mathahslaw@mediacombb.net

OFFICE PHONE: 515-725-1038
FAX NO: 515-281-4209


TRIBAL BAR NUMBER: SF-A-2012-072

MEMBER SINCE: APRIL 13, 2012


STATE LICENSED: IOWA, MESKWAKI TRIBAL COURT


PRACTICE INCLUDES: JUVENILE, CHILD WELFARE, CHILD IN NEED OF ASSISTANCE, CRIMINAL, & DOMESTIC

MESKWAKI TRIBAL ATTORNEY LISTING

 IN ALPHABETICAL ORDER BY LAST NAME


PRINTABLE ATTORNEY LIST:

chad r. frese

EMAIL: chad@kaplanfrese.com 

OFFICE PHONE: 641-753-5549
FAX NO: 641-753-0962


TRIBAL BAR NUMBER: SF-A-2008-042

MEMBER SINCE: JANUARY 31, 2008


STATE LICENSED: IOWA, US DISTRICT CT, NORTHERN & SOUTHERN DISTRICTS OF IOWA, CIRCUIT COURT OF APPEALS, US SUPREME COURT, MESKWAKI TRIBAL COURT

PRACTICE INCLUDES: CRIMINAL, CHILD WELFARE/DEPENDENCY

The Meskwaki Nation Tribal Bar

JEFFREY RASMUSSEN

EMAIL: JRASMUSSEN@NDNLAW.COM
OFFICE PHONE: 303-673-9600
FAX NO: 303-673-9155

TRIBAL BAR NUMBER: SF-A-2005-001
MEMBER SINCE: JULY 22, 2005

STATE LICENSED: WASHINGTON, CHEYENNE RIVER SIOUX TRIBE, SAC & FOX OF MISSOURI IN KANSAS AND NEBRASKA, LITTLE TRAVERSE BAY BANDS OF ODAWA INDIANS, QUINAULT TRIBAL COURT, UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT OF NORTH DAKOTA, YANKTON SIOUX TRIBAL COURT, SHAKOPEE MDEWAKANTON SIOUX, MESKWAKI TRIBAL COURT, MENOMINE TRIBE OF WISCONSIN, UTE TRIBAL COURT, STANDING ROCK TRIBAL COURT, COLVILLE CONFEDERATED TRIBES, UNITED STATES SUPREME COURT, UNITED STATES COUTH OF APPEALS FOR THE 8TH CIRCUIT, 9TH CIRCUIT COURT OF APPEALS, UNITED STATES COURT OF APPEALS FOR THE 10TH CIRCUIT, FEDERAL CITCUIT COURT OF APPEALS, FEDERAL CIRCUIT COURT OF CLAIMS, FORT BERTHOLD, DISTRICT COURT, COLORADO

PRACTICE INCLUDES: LITIGATION, TRIBAL LAW

RYAN GENEST

EMAIL: ryan@cdsglaw.com

OFFICE PHONE: 515-288-3333
FAX NO: 515-283-2670


TRIBAL BAR NUMBER: SF-A-2007-031

MEMBER SINCE: JULY 12, 2007


STATE LICENSED: IOWA, MESKWAKI TRIBAL COURT


PRACTICE INCLUDES: FAMILY, ADOPTION, PRIVATE TERMINATION OF PARENTAL RIGHTS

Stephen A. Kenkel

EMAIL: steve@kenkellaw.com

OFFICE PHONE: 641-484-8899
FAX NO: 641-484-3484


TRIBAL BAR NUMBER: SF-A-2006-026

MEMBER SINCE: November 9, 2006


STATE LICENSED: IOWA, MESKWAKI TRIBAL COURT


PRACTICE INCLUDES: PROBATE, GUARDIANSHIPS, CONSERVATORSHIPS

john (jack) dewalt

EMAIL: jack.dewalt@dcsfamilylaw.com 

OFFICE PHONE: 612-361-6180


TRIBAL BAR NUMBER: SF-A-2013-078

MEMBER SINCE: JANUARY 25, 2013


STATE LICENSED: MINNESOTA, WISCONSIN, PRAIRIE ISLAND, MILLE LACS, & SHAKOPEE, MESKWAKI TRIBAL COURT


PRACTICE INCLUDES: CHILD WELFARE/DEPENDENCY, TRIBAL LAW, FAMILY LAW, ESTATE PLANNING

JOEL FENTON


EMAIL: JOELFENTONLAW@GMAIL.COM

OFFICE PHONE: 515-480-1542

FAX: 866-604-6341


TRIBAL BAR NUMBER: SF-A-2018-012

MEMBER SINCE: APRIL 6, 2018


STATE LICENSED: IOWA, NORTHER & SOUTHERN DISTRICT OF IOWA, DISTRICT OF NEBRASKA, EIGHTH CIRCUIT COURT OF APPEALS, FEDERAL COURT OF VETERANS APPEALS, MESKWAKI TRIBAL COURT


PRACTICE INCLUDES: SOCIAL SECURITY, DISABILITY/SSI, VETERANS DISABILITY AND BENEFIT CLAIMS, WORKERS' COMPENSATION, PERSONAL INJURY, JUVENILE LAW, CRIMINAL LAW, BANKRUPTCY, APPELLATE, CRIMINAL, CHILD WELFARE/DEPENDENCY

BRAD S. JOLLY

EMAIL: bsj@bsjlawfirm.com

OFFICE PHONE: 720-685-7105
FAX NO: 206-339-7209


TRIBAL BAR NUMBER: SF-A-2009-053

MEMBER SINCE: AUGUST 18, 2009


STATE LICENSED: ARIZONA, NEBRASKA, COLORADO, HOPI TRIBE, PONCA TRIBE OF NE, MESKWAKI COURT, SHAKOPEE MDEWAKANTON SIOUX COMMUNITY, U.S. SUPREME COURT, U.S. COURT OF APPEALS, 9TH AND 8TH CIRCUIT


PRACTICE INCLUDES: FEDERAL INDIAN LAW