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Robert Van Patten Jr. Waterman

Litigation Attorney at Davenport, IA

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  • State Years
    Illinois - IL 41 years
    Iowa - IA 42 years
  • Licensed for 41 years
    State IL
    Acquired 1983
    Status
    Active and Authorized to Practice Law No misconduct found
  • Licensed for 42 years
    State IA
    Acquired 1981
    Status
    Active No misconduct found

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

About Robert

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5
Practice areas
  1. Defective and dangerous products
    20%

    42 years

  2. Ethics and professional responsibility
    20%

    42 years

  3. Insurance
    20%

    42 years

  4. Litigation
    20%
    professional malpractice, product liability, and insurance coverage litigation for the defense

    42 years

  5. Medical malpractice
    20%

    42 years

Bob Waterman joined Lane & Waterman in 1981 and for 35 years has focused his civil litigation practice for the defense primarily in the areas of professional malpractice, product liability, and insurance coverage litigation.

Bob is recognized in The Best Lawyers in America, for the areas of Commercial Litigation, Legal Malpractice Law, Medical Malpractice Law, and Bet-the-Company Litigation, in Martindale-Hubbell with an AV rating, in Chambers USA America’s Leading Business Lawyers with a “Band 1” rating for Litigation: General Commercial, and in the Iowa Super Lawyers Top 10 List for the years 2007 and 2009 - 2015. In 2014, Bob was awarded The 2014 Client Choice Award for Litigation in Iowa.

Location

Lane & Waterman Llp
220 N Main St Ste 600
Davenport, IA, 52801-1906

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Resume

AVVO RATING 9.8 (Superb)

Work Experience

  • Partner
  • Lane & Waterman LLP
  • 1981 - Present

Education

  • University of Iowa College of Law
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 1981
  • Northwestern University
  • BA - Bachelor of Arts
  • 1978

Associations

  • American College of Trial Lawyers
  • Fellow
  • 2000 - Present
  • Iowa Academy of Trial Lawyers
  • Fellow
  • 1994 - Present
  • Iowa State Bar Association
  • President
  • 2011 - 2012

Languages Spoken

  • English

Honors and Awards

  • Best Lawyer
  • Best Lawyers
  • 2016
  • AV Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2016
  • Lawyer of the Year
  • Best Lawyers
  • 2015
  • Band 1
  • Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business
  • 2015
  • Top 10: Iowa Super Lawyers
  • Super Lawyers
  • 2015
  • Top 10: Iowa Super Lawyers
  • Super Lawyers
  • 2014
  • Top 10: Iowa Super Lawyers
  • Super Lawyers
  • 2013
  • Top 10: Iowa Super Lawyers
  • Super Lawyers
  • 2012
  • Top 10: Iowa Super Lawyers
  • Super Lawyers
  • 2011
  • Top 10: Iowa Super Lawyers
  • Super Lawyers
  • 2010
  • Top 10: Iowa Super Lawyers
  • Super Lawyers
  • 2009
  • Top 10: Iowa Super Lawyers
  • Super Lawyers
  • 2007
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Davenport Litigation Lawyer Robert Van Patten Jr. Waterman
Robert Van Patten Jr. Waterman
Litigation Attorney
Davenport, IA
Licensed for 42 years