Finley, Alt, Smith, Scharnberg, Craig, Hilmes & Gaffney, P.C.

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Finley, Alt, Smith, Scharnberg, Craig, Hilmes & Gaffney, P.C. 
Des Moines, Iowa firm serving Polk Co., Iowa
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1900 Hub Tower, 699 Walnut Street
Des Moines, Iowa  50309
(Polk Co.)

Telephone: 515-288-0145
Fax: 515-288-2724
http://www.finleylaw.com



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Appellate PracticeBanking Law
Business LawCivil Trial Practice
Construction LawEmployment Benefits Law
General PracticeHealth Care Law
Insurance DefenseLabor and Employment Law
Medical MalpracticePersonal Injury
Product Liability LawReal Estate Law
Tax LawTransportation Law
Trusts and Estates, Wills and ProbateWorkers Compensation
 
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About this office:

The Firm's core qualities are -- anticipation, preparation, innovation, efficiency and integrity.

Parts of the Firm's history can be traced to Iowa's territorial days. The current composition of Finley, Alt, Smith, Scharnberg, Craig, Hilmes & Gaffney, P.C. can be traced back 85 years to the founding of Carr, Cox, Evans & Riley in 1924. Traditionally, the Firm has been noted for its outstanding civil litigation practice. Finley Alt Smith attorneys have been selected for inclusion in professional honorary organizations because of their accomplishments and skill, including the American College of Trial Lawyers, the Iowa Academy of Trial Lawyers and the American Board of Trial Advocates to name several.

Finley Alt Smith litigation attorneys are noted for their successful defense of hundreds of trials and appeals on behalf of doctors, nurses, health care facilities and providers. Our attorneys apply this same expertise to defense of insurance professionals, architects, engineers, lawyers, dentists and a variety of other professionals. Finley Alt Smith lawyers handle all aspects of construction litigation and a broad spectrum of product liability matters.

The Firm routinely provides valuable assistance to our insurance clients in such matters as coverage issues including the interpretation and construction of policy language involving personal and commercial lines, excess coverage and reinsurance. The Firm is experienced in declaratory judgments, bad faith actions and direct suits concerning the respective rights and duties of the insurer and insured under a variety of insurance arrangements.

Finley Alt Smith business attorneys provide full service legal counsel in today's changing business environment. Our attorneys are noted for expertise in employee benefit matters and can provide individuals with all estate planning needs. The firm has extensive experience in advising real estate clients including buyers, sellers and lenders concerning both commercial and residential property.



 

Statement of Practice Summary:
General Civil Practice; Appellate Practice; Administrative Law; Alternative Dispute Resolution; Aviation and Aerospace; Business Law; Commercial Law; Construction Law; Employee Benefits; Insurance Defense; Legal Malpractice Defense; Medical Malpractice Defense; Professional Liability Defense; Professional Liability Insurance Coverage; Probate; Real Estate; Transportation; Workers Compensation.




Year Established: 1924

Representative Clients:
ALAS; American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers; Equitable Life Assurance Society of the U.S.; Meredith Corp.

IOWA ATTORNEYS FOR: Midwest Medical Insurance Co.

DISTRICT ATTORNEYS FOR: Norfolk & Southern Railroad; Soo Line Railroad Company.



 

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