317 6th Avenue, Suite 900 Des Moines, IA 50309 Ph: 515-244-9400
E-mail: bdr@bdriowalaw.com
Phone: 515-244-9400
Direct: 515-244-6730
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Practice Summary

A General Practice including but not limited to State and Federal Criminal Law, Employment Law, Litigation, Trial Law and Personal Injury.

Education

Drake University Law School, Des Moines, Iowa, 1979
J.D.
Honors: With Honors
Honors: Order of the Coif

University of Iowa, 1975
B.G.S.

Published Works

Casenote, Owen Equipment & Erection Co. v. Kroger, 28 Drake Law Review 198, 1979
Critique, Ancillary and Pendent Party Jurisdiction in the Aftermath of Owen Equipment and Erection Co. v. Kroger, 28 Drake Law Review 758, 1979

Representative Cases

United States v. Grimaldo, 214 F.3d 967 (8th Cir. 2000)
U.S. v. Licona-Lopez, 163 F.3d 1040 (8th Cir. 1998)
Stanton v. Iowa Dist. Ct. for Polk County, 2001 WL 98951 (Iowa App. 2001)
State v. Ross, 573 N.W.2d 906 (Iowa 1998)
State v. Vogel, 548 N.W.2d 584 (Iowa 1996)
State v. Erdman, 727 N.W. 2d 123 (Iowa 2007)
State v. Roose, 728 N.W.2d 851, 2007 WL 112627 (Iowa App. 2007)
United States v. Garcia, 441 F.3d 596 (8th Cir. 2006)
Adams v. Zucker Enterprises, Inc., 705 N.W.2d 105, 2005 WL 1397551, 16 A.D. Cases 1806 (Iowa App. 2005)
United States v. Stockdall, 132 Fed.Appx. 84, 2005 WL 1175142 (8th Cir. 2005)
United States v. Dishman, 377 F.3d 809 (8th Cir. 2004)
United States v. Soriano-Hernandez, 310 F.3d 1099 (8th Cir. 2002)
United States v. Searcy, 284 F.3d 938 (8th Cir. 2002)
United States v. Jennings, 12 F.3d 836 (8th Cir. 1994)
State v. Rojas-Cardona, 503 N.W.2d 591 (Iowa 1993)

Professional Associations and Memberships

Drake Law Review Member, 1978-1979
Iowa State Bar Association Member
State Bar of Texas Member

Honors and Special Recognitions

Martindale Hubbell Peer Review Rating- AV
Listed in Bar Register of Preminent Lawyers, 2001-present

Professional Employment Background

1980-81, Associate, Stinson, Morrison & Hecker, LLC, Kansas City, Missouri
1981-85, Associate, Baker Botts, LLP, Houston, Texas
1985-89, Vice President, E.F. Hutton & Co., Houston, Texas
1989-91, Director, Regional Manager, Prudential Securities, Dallas, Texas
1992-Present, Partner, Rosenberg & Morse