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Thomas O. Moens

Thomas O. Moens

Practice areas:

Real Estate, Mediation, Arbitration, Business, Estate Planning

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About Me

Thomas O. Moens is an attorney, mediator, and arbitrator in the Quad City area of Illinois and Iowa. He is a Court Approved Mediator for the Fourteenth Judicial Circuit of Illinois and Seventh Judicial District of Iowa. He is president of Express Title Company, an authorized agent for Attorneys' Title Guaranty Fund, Inc., and he is an Iowa Title Guaranty participating attorney. He has been an expert witness for mortgage fraud, real estate, and title insurance cases.

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1992

  1. Real Estate: 40%
    23 years, 25 thousand cases
  2. Mediation: 30%
    13 years
  3. Arbitration: 10%
    13 years
  4. Estate Planning: 5%
    23 years
  5. Business: 5%
    23 years

Payment

Fees:

Hourly ($175-275/hour), Fixed (Sometimes), Free Consultation (10 minutes), Pro Bono (5%)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check

Attorney Endorsements

69 total 

  • Matthew W. Harris

    I endorse Thomas Moens. He is an excellent attorney as evidenced by his outstanding avvo rating.

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    Matthew Harris Estate Planning Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Anthony J. Olson

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Contact Info

1523 52nd Avenue
Stone River Center
Moline, IL, 61265-7079

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
IAAuthorized to practice law199306/23/2015
ILActive And Authorized To Practice Law199205/14/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Top ContributorAvvo2013
Managing EditorTransnational Law & Contemporary Problems1991
Master Scuba Diver TrainerProfessional Association of Dive InstructorsN/A
Small Claims MediatorSeventh Judicial District of IowaN/A
Court approved mediatorFourteenth Judicial Circuit of IllinoisN/A
Forty Hour Divorce and Family Mediation TrainingAssociation for Conflict ResolutionN/A
Forty Hour Mediation and Arbitration Training CertificateIllinois State Bar AssociationN/A
Marquis Who's Who in AmericaMarquis Who's Who in AmericaN/A
Top ProducerAttorneys' Title Guaranty Fund, Inc.N/A
Who's Who in American LawMarquis Who's Who in American LawN/A
Certified MediatorIowa Association of MediatorsN/A

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
PresidentExpress Title Company1998 - Present
Attorney at LawMoens Law Offices, Chartered1992 - Present

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Fourteenth Judicial Circuit of IllinoisArbitrator2013 - Present
Professional Association of Dive InstructorsSpecialty InstructorN/A
Illinois International Trade CenterAdvisory BoardN/A
Illinois Procurement Technical Assistance CenterAdvisory BoardN/A
Illinois Technology, Innovation & Enterpreneurship CenterAdvisory BoardN/A
American Bar Association Military Legal Assistance ProgramParticipating attorneyN/A
Fourteenth Judicial Circuit of IllinoisCourt approved mediatorN/A
Seventh Judicial District of IowaSmall Claims MediatorN/A
Iowa Association of MediatorsCertified MediatorN/A
Virtual Mediation LabMediatorN/A
International Academy of Dispute ResolutionBoard of DirectorsN/A
American Bar Association Military Pro Bono ProjectParticipating attorneyN/A
American Bar AssociationN/AN/A
Iowa State Bar AssociationN/AN/A
Professional Association of Dive InstructorsMaster Scuba Diver TrainerN/A
Illinois Small Business Development CenterAdvisory BoardN/A
Quad City Animal Welfare CenterBoard of DirectorsN/A
American Bar Association, Dispute Resolution Section, Mediation CommitteeN/AN/A
Illinois State Bar Association, Alternative Dispute Resolution SectionN/AN/A
Iowa State Bar Association, Alternative Dispute Resolution SectionN/AN/A
Illinois State Bar AssociationN/AN/A

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Expert WitnessGuilty verdict against defendants

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Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
qcattorney BlogMediation2013
The Iowa LawyerThe Fair Debt Collection Practices Act Applies to You1997

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Iowa College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1992
University of IowaPsychologyBS - Bachelor of Science1988
Black Hawk CollegeN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1986
Illinois State Bar AssociationN/AForty Hour Mediation and Arbitration TrainingN/A
Association for Conflict ResolutionN/AForty Hour Divorce and Family Mediation TrainingN/A

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Various real estate offices and lendersMortgage FraudN/A
Various real estate officesThe Closing ProcessN/A
Quad City Rental Property AssociationAvoiding Unlawful EvictionsN/A
First Time Homebuyer presentationsFirst Time Homebuyer presentationsN/A