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Michael William Thrall

Michael William Thrall

Practice areas:

Litigation, Health Care, Insurance

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1980

  1. Litigation: 34%
  2. Insurance: 33%
  3. Health Care: 33%

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Contact Info

Nyemaster Law Firm

700 Walnut St Ste 1600
Des Moines, IA, 50309


IAAuthorized to practice law198006/23/2015

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Avvo Contributions
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Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Bet-the-Company LitigationBest Lawyers in America2009
RecognitionChambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business2008
Business LitigationSuper Lawyers2007
Commercial LitigationBest Lawyers in America2005
AV RatingMartindale-HubbellN/A

Association NamePosition NameDuration
American Board of Trial Advocates (Iowa chapter)President2009 - 2010
Defense Research Institute, Commercial Litigation CommitteeMember2008 - Present
Iowa Defense Counsel Association, E-Discovery CommitteeMember2007 - Present
Defense Research InstituteState Representative2007 - Present
Defense Research Institute, Electronic Discovery CommitteeMember2006 - Present
Iowa Defense Counsel AssociationPresident2005 - 2006
Iowa Defense Counsel Association, Legislative CommitteeChair2003 - 2005
Iowa Academy of Trial LawyersFellow2001 - Present
Iowa State Bar Association, E-Commerce Section CouncilMember2000 - 2003
American Board of Trial AdvocatesAssociate2000 - Present
Defense Research Institute, Life, Health, and Disability CommitteeMember2000 - Present
Iowa Defense Counsel Association, Amicus CommitteeChair1999 - 2003
Iowa Defense Counsel Association, Rules CommitteeChair1999 - 2002
Iowa Defense Counsel AssociationDirector1996 - Present
Iowa State Bar Association, Jury Instructions CommitteeMember1989 - 2001
Iowa State Bar Association, Federal Practice CommitteeMember1988 - 1988
American Inns of CourtMemberN/A
Polk County Bar AssociationMemberN/A
National Association of Railroad Trial CounselMemberN/A
International Association of Defense CounselMemberN/A
American Bar AssociationMemberN/A

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Iowa College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1980
Iowa State UniversityN/ABS - Bachelor of Science1977