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Joseph Paul Goedken

Divorce and separation Attorney at Ottumwa, IA

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also known as Joe Goedken

  • Licensed for 18 years
    State IA
    Acquired 2005
    Status
    Active No misconduct found

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Community Involvement:

Indian Hills Community College Foundation – President (2016 – present)
Indian Hills Community College Foundation – President-Elect (2014 – 2016)
Indian Hills Community College Foundation – Board of Directors (2012 – present)
Indian Hills Community College Foundation – Investment Committee (2012 – present)
Indian Hills Community College Foundation – Planned Giving Committee (2012 – present)
YMCA Youth Basketball Coach & Ottumwa Youth Softball Coach (2014-2016)
Ottumwa School District – Community Advisory Committee (2011-2014)
Ottumwa Youth Football League – Committee Member and Coach (2007-2014)
Ottumwa Progress Incorporated – Board of Directors (2010-2013)
Wapello County Trail System – Fundraising Campaign (2012)
Appanoose County Economic Development Committee (2006-2007)
Iowa State Bar Association – American Citizenship Award Presenter (2006-2009)
Centerville Youth Football League – Coach (2005-2006)

 

Professional Activities & Affiliations:

State of Iowa – Adult Drug Court Performance Standards Steering Committee (2015-2016)
Iowa Supreme Court – Advisory Committee on the Rules of Civil Procedure (2016)
Iowa State Bar Association – Board of Governors – Administrative Committee (2015-2016)
Iowa State Bar Association – Board of Governors – Voting Delegate (2013-2016)
Iowa State Bar Association – Young Lawyer Division – Award of Merit Committee (2016)
Iowa State Bar Association – Young Lawyer Division – President (2015-2016)
Iowa State Bar Association – Young Lawyer Division – President-Elect (2014-2015)
Iowa State Bar Association – Long Range Planning – Chair (2014-2015)
American Bar Association – Young Lawyer Division – Iowa Delegate (2013-2016)
Iowa State Bar Association – Ad Hoc Disciplinary Opinion Committee (2012-2015)
Iowa State Bar Association – Young Lawyer Division – Secretary (2013-2014)
Iowa High School & Middle School Mock Trial – Judge (2011 – present)
Appanoose County Bar Association – President (2010-2014)
Iowa State Bar Association – Young Lawyer Division – District Representative (2011-2013)
Wapello County Bar Association – Member (2005 – present)
Appanoose County Bar Association – Member (2005 – present)
Iowa State Bar Association – Member (2005 – present)
American Bar Association – Member (2005 – present)

 

Specialties:

Drug Court Defense Counsel – (2007-present) Eighth Judicial District (8A) – Ottumwa, Wapello County, Iowa
•   Prison Diversion Judicial & Correctional Program for persons with severe substance abuse issues (Post Disposition).

Mental Health Court Defense Counsel – (2014-present) Eighth Judicial District (8A)
•   Prison Diversion Judicial & Correctional Program for persons with severe mental health issues (Post-Disposition).

 

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Location

Orsborn, Milani, Mitchell & Goedken LLP
110 E 3rd St
Orsborn Milani Mitchell & Goedken LLP
Ottumwa, IA, 52501-2903
Orsborn, Milani, Mitchell & Goedken LLP
105 West Van Buren Street
Centerville, IA, 52544
Orsborn, Milani, Mitchell & Goedken LLP
101 S Madison St
Bloomfield, IA, 52537
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Cost

Rates
  • Free Consultation 20 minutes
  • Contingency 25%-45%
Payment methods
Cash, Check, Credit Card

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AVVO RATING 10.0 (Superb)

Education

  • Drake University Law School
  • JD
  • 2005
  • Loras College
  • BA, Cum Laude
  • 2002

Associations

  • Indian Hills Community College Foundation
  • President
  • 2016 - Present
  • Ottumwa YMCA
  • Youth Coach
  • 2014 - Present
  • Indian Hills Community College Foundation
  • Board of Directors
  • 2012 - Present
  • Indian Hills Community College Foundation
  • Investment Committee
  • 2012 - Present
  • Indian Hills Community College Foundation
  • Planned Giving Committee
  • 2012 - Present
  • Iowa State Bar Association, Administrative Committee
  • Board of Governors
  • 2015 - 2016
  • Iowa State Bar Association, Young Lawyers Division
  • President
  • 2015 - 2016
  • Indian Hills Community College Foundation
  • President-Elect
  • 2014 - 2016
  • Iowa State Bar Association, Young Lawyers Division
  • President-Elect
  • 2014 - 2015
  • Iowa State Bar Association, Voting Delagate
  • Board of Governors
  • 2013 - 2016
  • Ottumwa School District Community Advisory Committee
  • Committee Member
  • 2011 - 2014
  • Ottumwa Progress Inc.
  • Board of Directors
  • 2010 - 2013
  • Appanoose County Bar Association
  • President
  • 2010 - 2014
  • Ottumwa Youth Football League
  • Committee Member and Youth Coach
  • 2007 - 2014
  • Appanoose County Economic Development Committee
  • Committee Member
  • 2006 - 2007
  • Centerville Youth Football League
  • Youth Coach
  • 2005 - 2006
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Languages Spoken

  • English

Honors and Awards

  • Award of Merit
  • Iowa State Bar Association
  • 2016

Speaking Engagements

  • 128th Iowa Bar Admission Ceremony
  • “State of Iowa – Bar Admission Ceremony”
  • 2016
  • Governor Branstad’s Working Group on Justice Policy Reform
  • “Status of Iowa Adult Criminal Drug Courts”
  • 2015
  • Eighth Judicial District Bench-Bar Conference
  • “Words of Wisdom – Advice from Beyond the Practice of Law”
  • 2015
  • 127th Iowa Bar Admission Ceremony
  • “State of Iowa – Bar Admission Ceremony”
  • 2015
  • Eighth Judicial District Bench-Bar Conference
  • “Collegiality & Mentoring in the Practice of Law”
  • 2008
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Ottumwa Divorce and separation Lawyer Joseph Paul Goedken
Joseph Paul Goedken
Divorce and separation Attorney
Ottumwa, IA
Licensed for 18 years
Free Consultation