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As a Des Moines family law attorney, Gary Hill provides compassionate, caring, and understanding counsel to clients throughout the area. He has handled a diverse range of legal matters over the years, including divorce litigation, child custody negotiations, and collaborative spousal support matters. No matter your situation, he is qualified to represent you through even the most complex family law cases. Attorney Hill is licensed to practice in both Iowa and Texas and boasts more than 30 years of legal experience. He is highly skilled in resolving his clients’ legal matters, helping them pursue a new chapter of life one step at a time. Attorney Hill is available to travel to your home to provide counsel in the comfort of your own home. His firm accepts phone calls 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, so you can be confident knowing he is always ready to support you. Start by setting up a free consultation when you call (515) 599-6160. 


Languages spoken: Spanish

Practice areas


  1. Child Custody: 34%
  2. Divorce: 33%
  3. Family: 33%



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  • Evan J. Starcevic

    Gary is a seasoned litigator who brings a wealth of trial experience to his clients. Additionally Gary is trained as a mediator and collaborative lawyer. I recommend him to anyone in need of sound legal counsel, and particularly for litigated cases.


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Contact info

Hill Law Firm PLC

5550 Wild Rose Lane
Suite 400
West Des Moines, IA, 50266


TXInactive 198407/16/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2015
Collaborative Practice Training ProgramCrilley Mediation Services2015
Mediation Training by INADRInternational Academy of Dispute Resolution2015
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Senior Staff AttorneyIowa Legal Aid2008 - 2013
Litigation AttorneyHill & Jimenez, LLC2005 - 2008
Litigation AttorneyHill & Conley1999 - 2005
Administrative Law AttorneyFoster, Malish & Hill1997 - 1999
Insurance Defense Litigation AttorneyPhillips & Akers1983 - 1997
Association namePosition nameDuration
International Academy of Dispute ResolutionN/A2015 - Present
Collaborative Lawyers of Eastern IowaN/A2015 - Present
Iowa State Bar AssociationN/A2009 - Present
Polk County Bar AssociationN/A2009 - Present
State Bar of TexasN/A1984 - Present
Publication nameTitleDate
Texas Bad Faith Bulletin, The Rutter GroupAnother Bad Faith CrossroadsN/A
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Houston Law CenterLawJD - Juris Doctor1982
University of TexasBusiness Honors ProgramBachelor of Business Administration, Accounting1980
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Tenant Law in IowaEvictions and Basics of Landlord Tenant Law In IowaN/A
Seminar on Tort ReformContribution, Indemnity, and Tort ReformN/A
Pre Law SeminarPublic Service and Emerging Trends in Legal EmploymentN/A