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James H. Arenson

Business Attorney at Cedar Rapids, IA

5.0   1 review

About James

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Before he was a lawyer, James Arenson spent 22 years in the automotive industry as an auto dealer operator and franchise-holder of the Chevrolet, Mercedes-Benz and Volvo franchises. Drawing from the extensive business experience he gained, he now uses this when counseling his clients. Today, at his firm Arenson Law Group, PC, James and his team represent a number of clients in a handful of practice areas, including estate planning, family law, divorce, litigation, real estate, construction law, and architect and design law.

Licensed for 27 years
State IL
Status Active And Authorized To Practice Law
Acquired 2021
Updated 10/11/2022
State NE
Status Active
Acquired 2019
Updated 10/16/2022
State IA
Status Active
Acquired 1995
Updated 09/14/2022

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Arenson Law Group, PC
425 2nd St SE #900
Cedar Rapids, IA, 52401


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Posted by Brian | April 19, 2016
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Very Happy
Great communication on possible outcomes. I always knew where I was at in the process and, when a last minute issue occurred, a plan was proposed and successfully acted on. Highly recommend!


  • Free Consultation 15 minutes
  • Hourly Rates $ 275-275 per hour
  • Pro bono 5 %
Payment methods
Cash, Check, Credit Card


AVVO RATING 8.0 (Excellent)

Work Experience

  • Owner
  • Arenson Law Group, PC
  • 1999 - Present


  • University of Iowa College of Law
  • J.D.
  • 1995
  • University of Maine
  • B.A.
  • 1972


  • Linn County Bar Association
  • Member
  • N/A
  • Iowa State Bar Association; Iowa State Bar Referral Service
  • Member
  • N/A
  • American Bar Association
  • Member
  • N/A
  • Iowa Automobile Dealers Association
  • Member
  • N/A
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Languages Spoken

  • English


  • AV Preeminent Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2016


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Cedar Rapids Business Lawyer James H. Arenson
James H. Arenson
Business Attorney
Cedar Rapids, IA
Licensed for 27 years
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