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Practice Areas


  1. Construction & Development: 20%
  2. Insurance: 20%
  3. Employment & Labor: 20%
  4. Personal Injury: 20%
  5. Workers Compensation: 20%

Attorney Endorsements

3 total 

  • Michael A. Carmoney

    Joe Happe and I have worked on many cases together over the years. Joe is a great advocate for his clients, and is highly respected by his fellow attorneys and judges. I wholeheartedly endorse him.


    Michael Carmoney Litigation Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

  • Michael S. Waddington

    I endorse Joseph. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community.


    Michael Waddington Military Law Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

The Davis Brown Law Firm

215 10th Street, Ste. 1300
Des Moines, IA, 50309


IAAuthorized to practice law198509/20/2015
MOInactive voluntarily198601/08/2013

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Association NamePosition NameDuration
American Bar Association, General Practice Counsel SectionMember1982 - 1983
Iowa State Bar Association, Workers Compensation SectionMemberN/A
American Bar AssociationMemberN/A
American Bar Association, Law Student Division LiaisonMemberN/A
Iowa Defense Counsel AssociationMemberN/A
Iowa Association of Workers Compensation LawyersMemberN/A
Defense Research InstituteMemberN/A
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Creighton University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1985
Creighton UniversityPolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts1982