Marc Harding

Harding Law Offices
1217 Army Post Rd
Des Moines, IA 50315
(515) 287-1454
www.iowalegal.com


Marc has more than 40 years of experience advocating for clients in medical malpractice and personal injury litigation. He has tried numerous cases in state and federal district and appellate courts and has argued successfully before the Iowa Supreme Court. Marc is the only practicing attorney in central Iowa who has both a law degree and medical degree. A recognized leader in Iowa's legal community, Marc is known for zealously representing his clients both in the courtroom and at the negotiating table.

Education
Des Moines University, Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine (D.O.), 1996
Des Moines University, Master's in Health Care Administration (M.H.A), 1996
University of Iowa College of Law, J.D., 1973
University of Iowa, B.S., Science, 1970

Bar Admissions
Iowa, 1973
United States District Court Northern District of Iowa
United States District Court Southern District of Iowa
United States Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit
United States Supreme Court

Professional Development
Gerry Spence Trial Lawyers College
F. Warrior Board for Midwest, Gerry Spence Trial Lawyers College graduates
Ultimate College of Advocacy, Association of Trial Lawyers of America
Advanced College of Advocacy, Association of Trial Lawyers of America
National College of Advocacy, Association of Trial Lawyers of America
National Board of Trial Advocacy Civil Certified

Honors
Martindale-Hubbell, AV® Peer Review Rated
Amicus Curiae Award
Iowa Supreme Court Listed in Who's Who, Lifetime Achievement

Professional Activities
Iowa State Bar Association
Board Member, Iowa Association for Justice
Governor from Iowa, American Association for Justice
Life Member, MENSA
Quiet Birdmen

Community
Board Member, On With Life
Board Member, Financial Plus Credit Union

Personal
Marc is married to his wife, Janet, and they have two children. In his spare time, he enjoys flying his Cessna Cardinal RG airplane, sailing, canoeing, kayaking, reading, traveling, and spending time with his family. Marc is also an avid bicyclist and has participated in RAGBRAI ten times.