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Shelley A Goff

Shelley Goff’s Legal Cases

10 total

  • State of Iowa v Ortiz

    Practice Area:
    Criminal Defense
    Date:
    Jan 01, 2009
    Outcome:
    Case Dismissed
    Description:
    766 N.W.2d 244 (2009). Successful motion to suppress confession based on invalid interpretation of Miranda warning. Case dismissed after appellate court affirmed trial court's suppression of statement
  • State v Strong

    Practice Area:
    Criminal Defense
    Date:
    Jan 01, 2007
    Outcome:
    Case Dismissed
    Description:
    Successful motion to suppress false "confession" based on police promises of putting family back together. Case dismissed after trial court determined "confession" not reliable and therefore not admissible
  • In re Marriage of Strong

    Practice Area:
    Family
    Date:
    Jan 01, 2008
    Outcome:
    Visitation granted
    Description:
    7752 N.W.2d 33 Father granted therapeutic visitation with children after long term lack of contact due to mother's false allegations of child abuse. Court of appeals affirmed.
  • State v Lucht

    Practice Area:
    Criminal Defense
    Date:
    Jan 01, 2006
    Outcome:
    Case Dismissed
    Description:
    Client was accused of molesting girlfriends 6 year old daughter. After discovery and motion practice, including motions in limine based on Crawford v California, case was dismissed the night before trial
  • Murray v Onawa

    Practice Area:
    Civil Rights
    Date:
    Jan 01, 2002
    Outcome:
    Verdict for client
    Description:
    Client was sexually harassed by uniformed police officer who wanted to continue a romantic relationship with her. Jury found for client. Court of Appeals affirmed
  • Sherman v Kasotakis

    Practice Area:
    Civil Rights
    Date:
    Jan 01, 2004
    Outcome:
    Verdict for client
    Description:
    Discrimination case against restaurant for refusing seating to customers based on race. Jury found for clients and awarded punitive damages
  • Engelhaupt v Village of Butte

    Practice Area:
    Real Estate
    Date:
    Jan 01, 1995
    Outcome:
    Verdict for client
    Description:
    539 N.W.2d 430 Condemnation case. Client property found not subject to condemnation
  • Whities v Combined Insurance

    Practice Area:
    Workers Compensation
    Date:
    Jan 01, 2002
    Outcome:
    100% disability awarded to client
    Description:
    Client awarded 100% disability due to RSD after car accident on job
  • United States v Agbor

    Practice Area:
    Criminal Defense
    Date:
    Jul 09, 2012
    Outcome:
    Not Guilty
    Description:
    Client charged in Federal Court with Immigration Fraud (entering into a marriage for the purpose of evading immigration laws). Client found not guilty by jury
  • United States v. Iraheta

    Practice Area:
    Criminal Defense
    Date:
    Sep 30, 2014
    Outcome:
    Case Dismissed
    Description:
    Conspiracy/Drug Trafficking