Dickinson, Bradshaw, Fowler & Hagen, P.C. Formed as Merger is Completed

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Posted on 01/02/2024 at 09:23 AM by The Newsroom

January 1, 2024 — Dickinson Bradshaw is proud to announce its formation as a result of the combination of two Des Moines-based firms: Dickinson, Mackaman, Tyler & Hagen, P.C. and Bradshaw, Fowler, Proctor & Fairgrave, P.C. 

“As a united firm, we look forward to becoming stronger together by enhancing our range of legal services for our clients,” said Jason Madden, a member of the Dickinson Bradshaw Executive Committee.

As a result of the combination, Dickinson Bradshaw will boast a team of nearly 60 attorneys across more than 90 practice areas including Litigation; Insurance and Insurance Defense; Banking & Financial Services; Business & Corporate Law; Employment & Labor; Workers’ Compensation; Real Estate and Land Use; Municipal Law; Personal Injury; Bankruptcy, Corporate Restructuring, & Creditors' Rights Law; Divorce & Family Law; Elder Law, Wills, Trusts & Estate Planning; Tax Law and Tax Planning; Cybersecurity, Data Breach, & Privacy; Education Law; Intellectual Property Law, and many more.

Along with an expanded roster of legal talent, the merger enables the firm to serve clients across Iowa and around the country, as well as globally through its membership in the Law Firm Alliance, a trusted international network of mid-sized law firms.  

“Our participation in the Law Firm Alliance allows us to collaborate with fellow LFA members across the country and around the world,” said Mollie Pawlosky, a member of the Dickinson Bradshaw Executive Committee. “Together, we can share our knowledge and experience and provide our clients with swift and effective results through this collaboration.”

Effective today, the firm will be located on the 36th and 37th floors (suite 3700) of 801 Grand Avenue in downtown Des Moines. 

Additional Resources

  • A Q&A on the combination is available here, and an exclusive article in the Business Record can be found here.

  • To contact us, visit our new website at www.dickinsonbradshaw.com, or call us at 515-243-4191 or 515-244-2600. 

  • Directions, parking, and information on how to access the Dickinson Bradshaw headquarters can be found here, and our Pella office here

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