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JOHN E. SWANSON
Partner

contact

Tel: 515-244-2141

Facsimile: 515.244-2931


 

 

Legal assistant

Susan Coon


 

 

bar admissions

  • Iowa, 1982
  • United States Court of Appeals,
    Eight Circuit
  • United States District Court,
    Northern and Southern Districts of Iowa

 

 

education

  • Drake University Law School, Des Moines, Iowa (J.D., 1982)
  • Wartburg College, Waverly, Iowa (B.A., 1979) (Magna Cum Laude)

 

 

Recognitions

AV Preeminent Peer Rated for Highest Level of Professional Excellence 2017

JOHN E. SWANSON joined the firm in 1982. Mr. Swanson had an outstanding academic career in undergraduate and law school. He has practiced in general liability and in recent years has been primarily engaged in the defense of complex workers compensation cases throughout the state of Iowa. In addition, he has considerable experience in real estate, property and probate matters.

professional associations and memberships

  • Polk County Bar Association
  • Iowa State Bar Association
  • Iowa State Bar Workers' Compensation Section, 1998 – 2001; 2004-2009
  • Iowa State Bar Workers’ Compensation Section Chair, 2005-2006
  • American Bar Association
  • Iowa Trial Lawyers Association
  • Drake University Law Review, 1980 - 1982

published works

  • Case Note, Drake Law Review, 650, 1980