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James H Cook

Medical malpractice Attorney at Waterloo, IA

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  • State Years
    Iowa - IA 25 years
    California - CA 36 years
  • Licensed for 25 years
    State IA
    Acquired 1998
    Status
    Active No misconduct found
  • Licensed for 36 years
    State CA
    Acquired 1987
    Status
    Active No misconduct found

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Location

Dutton, Braun, Staack & Hellman, P.L.C.
3151 Brockway Road
Waterloo, IA, 50701

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Resume

AVVO RATING 8.6 (Excellent)

Work Experience

  • partner
  • DBSH
  • 1998 - Present
  • partner
  • Fisch, Spiegler, Ginsburg & Ladner
  • 1991 - 1998
  • Assistant Attorney
  • Stutz, Gallagher & Artiano
  • 1987 - 1991

Education

  • University of Iowa College of Law
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 1987
  • University of Iowa
  • BS - Bachelor of Science
  • 1982

Sample of Legal Cases

  • Buls v. Allina Health Systems
  • Verdict in favor of plaintiff.

Associations

  • American Board of Trial Advocates
  • Associate
  • 2010 - Present
  • Iowa State Bar Association
  • Member
  • 1998 - Present
  • Black Hawk County Bar Association
  • Member
  • 1998 - Present
  • Iowa Association for Justice
  • Member
  • 1998 - Present
  • American Association for Justice
  • Member
  • N/A
  • Iowa Trial Lawyers Association
  • Board of Governors
  • N/A
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Languages Spoken

  • English

Honors and Awards

  • Advocate status
  • National College of Advocacy
  • 2007
  • AV Preeminent Rating
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 1998

Publications

  • Trial Magazine
  • Apps at Your Fingertips
  • 2013
  • Iowa Law Review
  • Seaman's Direct Buying Service, Inc. v. Standard Oil Co.: Tortious Breach of the Covenant of Good Faith and Fair Dealing in a Noninsurance Commercial Contract Case
  • 1986
  • Iowa Law Review
  • The Legal Status of Physician Extenders in Iowa: Review, Speculations and Recommendations
  • 1986

Speaking Engagements

  • Iowa Association for Justice PI Seminar
  • Medicare Update (SMART Act)
  • 2013
  • American Association for Justice Mid-Winter Convention
  • iPads and Apps
  • 2013
  • Auto/Personal Injury Seminar
  • MMSEA Update--The Chaging Landscape of Medicare Rembursement
  • 2010
  • SDTLA Fall Seminar
  • Trial Presentation Software: A Pixel is Worth a Thousand Words
  • 2007
  • Winning Your First Civil Trial
  • Winning Your First Civil Trial
  • 2006
  • Auto/Personal Injury Seminar
  • Six Incentives to Add CaseMap to Your Trial Toolbox
  • 2005
  • ATLA Annual Convention
  • Web Resources & Gadgets You Can't Live Without
  • 2005
  • Find it Fast & Free on the Web
  • Finding Practice Tools
  • 2004
  • The Wired Courtroom
  • Effective Use of Courtroom Technology
  • 2002
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Attorney endorsements

Received (3)
Given (1)
Endorse James
Medical malpractice Attorney | Nov 06
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer."
Medical malpractice Attorney | Nov 06
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer. Jamie is very well-known as an outstanding advocate in the medical malpractice field."
Medical malpractice Attorney | Apr 28
Relationship: Worked together on matter
"I endorse this lawyer. Mr. Cook is as good as they get in the area of Medical Malpractice. I have referred cases to him and benefitted from his involvement, immensley. He is very knowledgeable in the law and has been able to obtain maximum recoveries for clients."
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