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Randall J. Shanks

Randall J. Shanks

Practice areas:

Personal Injury, Medical Malpractice, Nursing Home Abuse and Neglect, Workers Compensation

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1984

  1. Personal Injury: 60%
  2. Medical Malpractice: 20%
  3. Workers Compensation: 10%
  4. Nursing Home Abuse and Neglect: 10%

Payment

Fees:

Contingent (33-40%)

Attorney Endorsements

2 total 

  • Michael S. Waddington

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

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    Michael Waddington Military Law Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Peter Leehey

    Randy is very well known and is extremely high highly regarded in the personal injury field all over the state of Iowa and beyond.

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    Peter Leehey Car Accidents Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Shanks Law Firm

409 West Broadway
Council Bluffs, IA, 51503

Shanks Law Firm

Farnam 1600 Executive Suites
1603 Farnam Street
Omaha, NE, 68102

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License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
NEActive198408/24/2015
IAAuthorized to practice law198408/22/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

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Awards

Award NameGrantorDate Granted
AV RatingMartindale-HubbellN/A
U.S. District Court for the Southern Disctrict of Iowa-N/A
U.S. Disctrict Court for Nebraska-N/A
U.S. Supreme Court-N/A
Iowa Bar Association-N/A
Nebraska Bar Association-N/A
American Association for Justice - Nursing Home Section-N/A
American Association for Justice - Railroad Law-N/A
Top 100 Trial LawyersNational Trial LawyersN/A
Iowa Association for Justice (Past Board of Governors)-N/A
Iowa Academy of Trial Lawyers (President 2010-2011)-N/A
American College of Trial Lawyers (Inducted in 2007)-N/A
Member of Iowa Jury Instructions Committee-N/A

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
AttorneyShanks Law Firm1984 - Present

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Iowa Academy of Trial LawyersPresident2010 - 2011
YMCABoard of DirectorsN/A
Optimist MemberN/AN/A
Iowa High School Mock Trial Coach (2000-2005)N/AN/A
March of DimesBoard of Directors (Past)N/A
Leadership Council Bluffs (Past)N/AN/A
Lewis Central Booster Club (Past)N/AN/A
Iowa Association for JusticePast Board of GovernorsN/A

Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Creighton Law SchoolN/AJuris Doctor1984
Midland CollegeHistoryBachelor of Arts1981
South Western Community CollegeN/AAssociate of Art1979
Abraham Lincoln High SchoolN/ADiploma1977