John Lawyer

Lawyer, Lawyer, Dutton & Drake, L.L.P.
1415 Grand Ave
West Des Moines, IA 50265
(515) 224-4400

Areas of Practice

John specializes in workers' compensation and personal injury law helping injured workers and clients. Born and raised in Iowa, he attended Drake University Law School where he received his J.D. with honors. While attending Drake Law, John was privileged to be part of the American Association of Justice Mock Trial team and worked as a law clerk for Lawyer, Lawyer Dutton & Drake, LLP. John is a Co-Author of the Iowa Practice Series: Workers' Compensation 2017-2018 Edition. Before attending law school, he worked for campaigns that fought to protect the rights of injured Iowans and he continues that work for injured Iowans in his law practice. Outside of his practice, John enjoys spending time with his wife, Melissa and their daughter.

Bar Admissions
Iowa, 2014

Drake University Law School, Des Moines, Iowa - J.D. - 2014
University of Northern Iowa - B.A. - 2011 Major: Political Science

Professional Associations and Memberships
American Association for Justice: 2012 to present
Iowa State Bar Association: 2014 to present
National Trial Lawyer: 2014 to present

Published Works:
Iowa Practice Series: Workers' Compensation, West, 2017.