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Cory Jon Goldensoph

Criminal defense Attorney at Cedar Rapids, IA

5.0   4 reviews

Licensed for 20 years

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Practice areas
  1. Criminal defense
    Don't let the prosecution bully you in to a plea – stand up for your rights and let Cory Goldensoph represent you. Call today for a free case evaluation.

    20 years

  2. Family
    Divorce is a complicated process that needs to be navigated carefully. Cory Goldensoph can help resolve child support issues, child custody, prenuptial agreements, and much more. Call today for a free case evaluation.

    20 years

  3. DUI and DWI
    Every OWI is defensible. With the help of a skilled and detail-oriented attorney like Cory, you can fight those charges in and out of court, and preserve your innocence. Call today for a free case evaluation.

    20 years

Born and raised Iowan, I grew up valuing the hard work and determination needed to be an attorney. With a practice primarily focused on criminal defense and family law, I promise to always treat you with the respect and dignity you deserve. 

Licensed in 2002, I have spent a lot of time and practice understanding the state and the federal court system. My criminal law practice focuses on all types of felony and misdemeanor charges, including OWI/DUI, drug crimes, theft, white collar crime, murder, assault, burglary, robbery, kidnapping, gun crimes, and all types of traffic charges.

As stated above, my practice also focuses on family law issues and I have represented clients dealing with divorce, child support, custody, as well as premarital and prenuptial agreements. 

In my free time, I enjoy running, working out, performing in theater, and spending time with my wife and two kids.

Licensed for 20 years
State IA
Status Active
Acquired 2002
Updated 09/14/2022

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

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Posted by Raymond Sutton | January 16, 2017
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Possession Vs. State with incredible victory!
Having my first consultation with Corey I was highly intrigued by his personality and how confident he was with my run through of my case. Needless to say I hired him later that week. Goldensoph started off by obtaining all documents from said case and mailed them promptly. He would always call if anything came up and would be available for meetings. I was receiving new mail every couple of days, from dispositions to evidence. Made me feel like I was informed. I was nervous days before pretrial to say the least but Corey reassurance and confidence kept me mentally stable. He is very interpersonal with Jury selection, many felt comfortable with questions that are sometimes hard to ask. I was impressed to say the least walking into the first day of trial. It wasn't until the closing statements until I really saw what Goldensoph does for a living. He wrapped up the entire two days of trial in a totally of five well worded minutes. The jury was left with a question. If his client was innocent or guilty. After deliberations the jurys verdict came back not guilty.
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Posted by anonymous | December 20, 2016
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| Consulted Attorney
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Cory contacted me very shortly after i sent a question on line He was very helpful and willing to work with me to the degree i needed.
Posted by anonymous | October 25, 2016
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| Hired Attorney
Cory was wonderful. Very quick to respond to emails and turn around for documents was very short. Very kind and approachable. Cost couldn't be beat. Highly recommend Cory!
Posted by Mike Krejci | October 18, 2016
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| Consulted Attorney
Cory Goldensoph is a skilled and extremely trustworthy professional.
I had a negative experience with a local entrepreneur. I called Cory and he immediately pointed me in the right direction.


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AVVO RATING 8.3 (Excellent)

Work Experience

  • Attorney
  • Cory Goldensoph
  • 2003 - Present


  • University of Iowa College of Law
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 2002
  • University of Iowa
  • Bachelors
  • 1999

Legal Cases

  • State v. Client
  • Not Guilty
  • Federal Government v. Client
  • Jury acquitted client
  • State v. Client
  • Not Guilty
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  • Safe Place Foundation
  • Board of Directors
  • 2016 - Present
  • National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
  • 2013 - Present
  • National Association of Drug Court Professionals
  • 2008 - Present
  • Linn County Bar Association
  • 2004 - Present
  • Iowa State Bar Association
  • 2002 - Present
  • National Trial Lawyers Association
  • 2014 - 2015
  • Cedar Rapids Jaycees
  • Chairman
  • 2013 - 2013
  • Cedar Rapids Jaycees
  • President
  • 2012 - 2012
  • Cedar Rapids Jaycees
  • Board Member
  • 2007 - 2015
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Languages Spoken

  • English


  • Top 100 Trial Lawyers
  • National Trial Lawyers Association
  • 2014

Speaking Engagements

  • Fall Seminar
  • Drug Treatment Courts
  • 2012

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Cedar Rapids Criminal defense Lawyer Cory Jon Goldensoph
Cory Jon Goldensoph
Criminal defense Attorney
Cedar Rapids, IA
Licensed for 20 years
Free Consultation