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Jennifer Lynn Meyer

Divorce and separation Attorney at Marshalltown, IA

5.0   2 reviews
  • Licensed for 21 years
    State IA
    Acquired 2002
    Active No misconduct found

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About Jennifer

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Practice areas
  1. Divorce and separation
    Including but not limited to Divorce, custody, child support, modifications, adoptions, and guardianships

    22 years

  2. Mediation

    9 years

  3. Family
    Including but not limited to Divorce, custody, child support, modifications, adoptions, and guardianships

    22 years

  4. Juvenile law
    Including but not limited to Child In Need of Assistance, Deliquency, Adoption, and Termination of Parental Rights.

    22 years

Jennifer was admitted to the Iowa Bar in 2002. She received her Bachelor of Arts and graduated with honors from the University of Northern Iowa in 1999 with a major in Finance and minors in Business Communications and Coaching.

While at UNI, Jennifer played basketball for four years for the Panthers.  She then attended Drake University where she received her Juris Doctor in 2002. During law school she interned with the Jasper County Attorney's Office, Polk County Attorney's Office, and with the Peterson Law Office.

Jennifer was one of twenty-five law students nation-wide to be selected to intern for the Army Judge Advocate General (JAG) corps in Fort Stewart, GA. After graduating law school, she entered private practice with the firm of Grimes, Buck, Schoell, Beach & Hitchins of Marshalltown where she practiced for three years. She then joined with Kelly Bennett and Joanie Grife to form the firm Bennett, Steffens, & Grife, PC in September 2005. In 2011, Jennifer started the Steffens Law Office, P.C. which was later renamed Jennifer Meyer Law, PC, after her marriage.

Jennifer practices primarily in the areas of Family Law (including but not limited to Divorce, Custody, Child Support, Adoption and Juvenile Court) and Criminal Law. She is member of the Iowa Bar Association, Marshall County Bar Association, Polk County Bar Association and was a member Marshalltown Young Professionals and of the Imagine 2011 committee. She also served as a board member for Youth and Shelter Stervices Marshalltown for 2010-2011. Jennifer is previously served on the Executive Board for the Young Lawyers Division of the Iowa Bar Association.


Jennifer Meyer Law, PC
25 N. Center
PO Box 492
Marshalltown, IA, 50158
Jennifer Lynn Meyer
121 NE 18th Street, Suite B
Ankeny, IA, 50023
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Posted by Patti | October 28, 2009
Wonderful Advocate for her clients!
Jennifer is reliable, dependable, honest and knowledgeable! She has helped me with many issues and has always been right on top of her game! She is my go-to lawyer with any situation!
Posted by anonymous | August 11, 2009
Jennifer did a great job of keeping me informed and was always quick to respond to any questions I may have had.


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Work Experience

  • Attorney
  • Steffens & Grife, PC
  • 2005 - Present
  • Attorney
  • Grimes, Buck, Schoell Beach and Hitchins
  • 2002 - 2005
  • Intern
  • Jasper County Attorney's Office
  • 2001 - 2002
  • JAG Intern
  • United States Army
  • 2000 - 2000
  • Law Clerk
  • Peterson Law Office
  • 2000 - 2002
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  • Drake University Law School
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 2002
  • University of Northern Iowa
  • BA - Bachelor of Arts
  • 1999


  • Iowa State Bar Association
  • Member
  • N/A
  • Marshall County Bar Association
  • Member
  • N/A
  • Polk County Bar Association
  • Member
  • N/A
  • Jasper County Bar Association
  • Member
  • N/A
  • International Academy of Mediators
  • Member
  • N/A
  • Association of Family and Conciliation Courts
  • Member
  • N/A
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Languages Spoken

  • English

Honors and Awards

  • Best Law Practice
  • CityView Magazine
  • 2015

Speaking Engagements

  • Rotary Club
  • From the Court to the Court
  • 2002

Attorney endorsements

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Given (2)
Endorse Jennifer
Family Attorney | May 07
Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter
"Jennifer communicates well and is a great advocate for her clients."
Divorce and separation Attorney | Apr 23
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer. Jennifer is a caring and compassionate attorney that knows how to get good results for her clients. She will work hard to make sure her clients are happy. She has a very good reputation among other attorneys. I enjoy working with her."
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Marshalltown Divorce and separation Lawyer Jennifer Lynn Meyer
Jennifer Lynn Meyer
Divorce and separation Attorney
Marshalltown, IA
Licensed for 21 years