Martha L. Shaff

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Attorney Awards


Delta Theta Phi (Treasurer, 1987-1988). Member, Drake Law Review. Board Member, Moot Court Board, 1988-1989. Member, Supreme Court Advisory Committee on Rules of Civil Procedure (2008—); Steering Committee, Iowa Supreme Court Task Force on Civil Justice Reform (2010—).

Areas of Practice (4)

  • Civil Litigation
  • Products Liability
  • Employment Law
  • Appeals in State and Federal Court

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
563-275-4076  Phone
563-326-4498  Fax
University Attended:
St. Olaf College, B.A., 1986
Law School Attended:
Drake University, J.D., with honors, 1989
Year of First Admission:
U.S. District Court, Southern District of Iowa and Northern and Central Districts of Illinois; U.S. Court of Appeals, Seventh Circuit; U.S. District Court, Northern District of Iowa; U.S. Court of Appeals, Eighth Circuit; 1989, Iowa; 1993, Illinois; U.S. Supreme Court
Scott County, Iowa State, Illinois State and American Bar Associations; Iowa Defense Counsel Association (Board of Directors, 2001—; Secretary, 2005-2006; President-Elect, 2006-2007; President, 2007-2008; Seventh Judicial District Nomination Committee, 2000-2005); American College of Trial Lawyers; Iowa Academy of Trial Lawyers; International Association of Defense Counsel; Defense Research Institute; Illinois Association of Defense Counsel.

Peer Reviews

5.0/5.0 (1 review)
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Davenport, Iowa

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