Marion L. Beatty


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  • Trial Litigation
  • Personal Injury
  • Insurance Defense
  • Domestic Relations
University Luther College, B.A., magna cum laude, 1975
Law SchoolUniversity of Iowa, J.D., 1977
Admitted1977, Iowa; 1986, Minnesota
Memberships Winneshiek County (President, 1979), Iowa State (Member, Board of Governors, 1998-2004; Vice President, 2004-2005; President Elect, 2005-2006, President, 2006-2007), Minnesota State and American Bar Associations; Iowa Academy of Trial Lawyers (Member, Board of Directors, 2003—; Vice President, 2008-2010); The Association of Trial Lawyers of America; Iowa Defense Counsel Association (President, 2000-2001; President-elect, 1999-2000; Board of Directors, 1993-2000; Recipient, Edward F. Seitzinger Award, Outstanding Director, 1994); Iowa Association of Hospital Attorneys; National Association of College and University Attorneys; Defense Research Institute.
BornVinton, Iowa, April 24, 1953

Phi Delta Phi. Selected: Iowa Super Lawyers, 2007-2009; Best Lawyer in America, 2007-2009.

Bar Fellowship: American College of Trial Lawyers; International Association of Defense Counsel; Iowa State Bar Foundation.

 (Certified as a Civil Trial Advocate by the National Board of Trial Advocacy)


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Marion L. Beatty

301 West Broadway
DecorahIA 52101


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