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Main Office
160 S. 68th St., Suite 1108,
West Des Moines  IA  50266

Phone
  • (515) 222-2620

Terry Brown

Terry Brown represents plaintiffs in personal injury cases involving wrongful death and catastrophic injuries in federal and state courts. Prior to focusing his efforts on behalf of plaintiffs in 2000, he primarily represented corporations, insurance companies and federal agencies such as: Chicago and Northwestern Transportation Company, Deloitte & Touche, Anderson Erickson Dairy, R & R Realty, Liberty Mutual, Great West Casualty Company, Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC), Federal Savings and Loan Insurance Corporation (FSLIC), Resolution Trust Corporation (RTC), and the National Credit Union Administration (NCUA). He has tried medical malpractice and personal injury cases, as well as age, race, disability and sex discrimination claims, and also cases under the Employee Retirement Income and Security Act (ERISA), and the Federal Employer's Liability Act (FELA). In sum, since his graduation from law school in 1981, he has been a trial lawyer. Mr. Brown is a Sustaining Member of the American and Iowa Associations for Justice and is also a member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum.
License
  • Bar Number: 98924
    California , 1981
  • Bar Number: 9441
    Iowa , 1988
  • Bar Number: 48489
    Missouri , 1997
Education
  • Washington University School of Law, St. Louis, Missouri
    J.D. , 1981
    Best Brief/Best Oralist, Moot Court Competition (1981);
    Semi-Finalist, Midwest Regional Moot Court Competition (1981); Department of the Navy Law Scholarship.
  • University of Missouri
    B.S. Public Administration (Magna Cum Laude) , 1976
    University of Missouri Scholar (1972-1976)(Top 5% of University); Phi Kappa Phi (Top 5% of University Senior Class); Beta Gamma Sigma (Top 5% of Business School).

J. Russell Hixson

Russ Hixson was born in Des Moines, Iowa and has lived there all his life. After graduating from Hoover High School in 1981, he attended the University of Iowa, where he obtained his accounting degree in 1986. He then attended the University Of Iowa College of Law and graduated in 1989. The firm's practice includes representing plaintiffs in medical malpractice and personal injury matters. He is a sustaining member of the American and Iowa Association for Justice. He has a deep conviction for helping individuals and families that are suffering financially, emotionally and physically from the effects of medical injuries or injuries caused by motor vehicle and truck accidents. Mr. Hixson is a member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum.
License
  • Bar Number: 9739
    Iowa , 1989
Education
  • University of Iowa College of Law
    J.D. , 1989
    Graduated with High Distinction
  • University of Iowa
    B.B.A. , 1986
    Accounting

Blake Scott

A native of Norwalk, IA, Blake has not strayed far from his Iowa roots. Following his graduation from Norwalk High School, Blake obtained his Bachelor of Arts degree in 2008 from Central College in Pella, Iowa, majoring in Business Administration. Following his father
License
  • Bar Number: 28646
    Iowa , 2011
Education
  • Drake University Law School
    J.D. , 2011
    Graduated with Honors
  • Central College, Pella, Iowa
    B.A. , 2007
    Major: Business Administration
    Minor: Political Science

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