James
West

Jim West was a member of the firm’s Governmental Affairs practice area, where he represented clients before the Iowa Legislature starting in 1961. He has retired from the practice of law. 

 

 

The Best Lawyers in America®

  • Government Relations Practice, 2007-2020
  • Insurance Law, 2007-2020

 

The Best Lawyers in America®

Lawyer of the Year, Government Relations Practice, Des Moines, 2013

 

Martindale-Hubbell

AV Preeminent

 

Honorary Iowa Pioneer Lawmaker
1991


Iowa Insurance Hall of Fame
2002


Iowa Grocery Industry Association Lifetime Achievement Award
2002


Iowa Automobile Dealers Association
Honorary Member, 2004


National Grocers Association
Spirit of America Award, 2010


Iowa Automobile Dealers Association Hall of Fame
2014

 

Order of the Coif

American Bar Association


Iowa State Bar Association


Polk County Bar Association

 

OVERVIEW

Jim West was a member of the firm’s Governmental Affairs practice area, where he represented clients before the Iowa Legislature starting in 1961. He has retired from the practice of law. 

 

 

RECOGNITION

The Best Lawyers in America®

  • Government Relations Practice, 2007-2020
  • Insurance Law, 2007-2020

 

The Best Lawyers in America®

Lawyer of the Year, Government Relations Practice, Des Moines, 2013

 

Martindale-Hubbell

AV Preeminent

 

Honorary Iowa Pioneer Lawmaker
1991


Iowa Insurance Hall of Fame
2002


Iowa Grocery Industry Association Lifetime Achievement Award
2002


Iowa Automobile Dealers Association
Honorary Member, 2004


National Grocers Association
Spirit of America Award, 2010


Iowa Automobile Dealers Association Hall of Fame
2014

 

Order of the Coif

PROFESSIONAL & COMMUNITY AFFILIATIONS

American Bar Association


Iowa State Bar Association


Polk County Bar Association