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Meet Your Trial Lawyers

Our National Law Firm has won, through caring about our clients and justice, billions of dollars in verdicts and settlements for injury victims and their families.

Founders

Nicholas Rowley

Nicholas C. Rowley

Many consider Nicholas C. Rowley to be the most accomplished trial lawyer of his generation having won more than $1.5 Billion in verdicts and settlements for injury victims and families across the country.

Winner of the Trial Lawyer of the Year and five time finalist, he is one of the youngest trial lawyers in history to be presented with the award.  He has extensive courtroom experience representing victims of serious injuries and medical malpractice, especially those who have suffered traumatic brain injuries, spinal injuries, and chronic pain.

Courtney Rowley

Courtney Rowley

Courtney is a uniquely skilled one-of-a-kind Trial Lawyer with hundreds of millions of dollars in verdicts and settlements.  She tries select cases, a few at a time so that she is able to give the caring, detailed attention necessary to win the best results for the people she represents.

Courtney has been trying cases non-stop since the beginning of her career and is know nationally as an advanced trial skills instructor, author and teaches as a faculty member at Gerry Spence’s Trial Lawyers College in Wyoming. She is licensed in Iowa, Wyoming, and California.

National Managing Partner

Jakob Norman

Jakob Z. Norman

Jakob is an experienced trial and appellate lawyer. Prior to practicing law, he entered the Air Force, where he met Nick Rowley on their first day of basic training. As teenagers, they started to learn the importance of discipline, teamwork, and integrity. As men, the two have maintained these values in the relentless pursuit of justice.

TL4J Trial Lawyers

Lori Bencoe

Lori Bencoe

Lori BencoeBAR ADMISSIONS New Mexico  PREVIOUSLY ADMITTED PRO-HAC VICE StateEDUCATION University of New Mexico Law School- J.D. Juris Doctor University of Arizona- Bachelor of Arts in Communications / Music Performance Minor    BioLori BencoeLori is an...

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Daniel B. Bidegaray

Daniel B. Bidegaray

Daniel B. BideGarayBAR ADMISSIONS MontanaNorth DakotaUS District Court for the District of MontanaUS District Court for the District of ColoradoUS Court of Appeals for the 9th CircuitFort Peck Tribal Court  PREVIOUSLY ADMITTED PRO-HAC VICE...

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Anne Brooks

Anne Brooks

Anne BrooksBAR ADMISSIONS Oklahoma  PREVIOUSLY ADMITTED PRO-HAC VICE StateEDUCATION University of Oklahoma School of Law- J.D. Juris Doctor University of Central Oklahoma- Bachelor of ArtsBioAnne BrooksAnn Brooks has over thirty years of experience representing...

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Michael Brooks

Michael Brooks

Michael BrooksBAR ADMISSIONS Oklahoma  PREVIOUSLY ADMITTED PRO-HAC VICE StateEDUCATION University of Oklahoma College of Law- J.D. Juris Doctor University of Oklahoma- Bachelor of Arts in Political Science    BioMichael BrooksMichael L. Brooks has a...

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Angela Bruno

Angela Bruno

Angela BrunoBAR ADMISSIONS California  PREVIOUSLY ADMITTED PRO-HAC VICE StateEDUCATION   University of California Hastings College of the Law - J.D. Juris Doctor University of California, Los Angeles- Bachelors    BioAngela BrunoAngela Bruno is the...

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Keith Bruno

Keith Bruno

Keith BrunoBAR ADMISSIONS California  EDUCATION University of San Diego School of Law- J.D. Juris Doctor University of Maryland- Undergraduate   BioKeith BrunoKeith is an extraordinary trial lawyer who tried and won his first case just one month after...

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Danielle Cebelles

Danielle Cebelles

Danielle CebellesBAR ADMISSIONS New Mexico  EDUCATION University of New Mexico School of Law- J.D. Juris Doctor New Mexico State University – Bachelor of Arts in Government (Law & Society) - BBA in Business Administration (Human Resource...

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Barrie Duchesneau

Barrie Duchesneau

Barrie DuchesneauBAR ADMISSIONS MassachusettsNew Hampshire Previously Admitted Pro Hac Vice IowaSouth Dakota  EDUCATION Suffolk University Law School- J.D. Juris Doctor Northwestern University– Bachelor of Science in CommunicationsBioBarrie DuchesneauAttorney...

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Haytham Faraj

Haytham Faraj

Haytham FarajBAR ADMISSIONS CaliforniaIllinoisIowaMichiganWashington DC  PREVIOUSLY ADMITTED PRO-HAC VICE StateEDUCATION American University Washington College of Law- J.D. Juris Doctor The Military College of South Carolina, The Citadel- Undergrad  Naval Justice...

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Chayce Glienke

Chayce Glienke

Chayce GlienkeBAR ADMISSIONS Iowa  EDUCATION Georgetown University Law Center- J.D. Juris Doctor Drake University- Bachelors in Political Science and PhilosophyBioChayce GlienkeChayce is a passionate and dedicated lawyer with years of experience advocating for...

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Kelly Hanker

Kelly Hanker

Kelly HankerBAR ADMISSIONS California  PREVIOUSLY ADMITTED PRO-HAC VICE FloridaEDUCATION University of Iowa College of Law- J.D. Juris Doctor University of Michigan - Ann Arbor- Bachelor of Arts in History of ArtBioKelly HankerKelly Hanker is a trial attorney...

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Theresa Hatch

Theresa Hatch

Theresa Hatchof counsel BAR ADMISSIONS CaliforniaIowa  PREVIOUSLY ADMITTED PRO-HAC VICE FloridaGeorgiaKentuckyMissouriNew MexicoOklahomaEDUCATION University of Baltimore School of Law- J.D. Juris Doctor University of Virginia- Bachelor BioTheresa HatchTheresa...

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John Kawai

John Kawai

John KawaiBAR ADMISSIONS CaliforniaNevadaWashington  EDUCATION Loyola Law School, Los Angeles- J.D. Juris Doctor University of California at Berkeley- Bachelor's in Philosophy BioJohn KawaiJohn Kawai is a trial lawyer who represents injury victims and their...

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Cherie LaCour

Cherie LaCour

Cherie LaCourBAR ADMISSIONS New Mexico  PREVIOUSLY ADMITTED PRO-HAC VICE StateEDUCATION University of Tulsa College of Law- J.D. Juris Doctor University of Texas at Arlington- Bachelor of Arts in Political Science with Computer Science    BioCherie...

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Patrick Logan

Patrick Logan

Patrick LoganBAR ADMISSIONS California  EDUCATION Irvine University College of Law - J.D. Juris Doctor University of Southern California- Bachelors  BioPatrick LoganPat worked with startup companies in the Silicon Valley, helping them secure venture capital...

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Lady Luna

Lady Luna

Lady LunaBAR ADMISSIONS CaliforniaColombia  EDUCATION Universidad Industrial de Santander, Colombia- Degree in Law  BioLady LunaLady's path to the law profession was different from most. She moved to the United States after obtaining a law degree in her...

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James McCallion

James McCallion

James McCallionBAR ADMISSIONS California  PREVIOUSLY ADMITTED PRO-HAC VICE WashingtonEDUCATION La Verne College, School of Law - J.D. Juris Doctor University of California at Santa Barbara- Bachelor of Arts in Political Science   BioJames McCallionIn my 40...

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Benjamin R. Novotny

Benjamin R. Novotny

Benjamin R. NovotnyBAR ADMISSIONS IowaMassachusettsNew Hampshire New Hampshire Supreme CourtOklahomaPREVIOUSLY ADMITTED PRO-HAC VICE CaliforniaColoradoFloridaIndianaKansasMissouriMontanaNebraskaOhioRhode IslandSouth DakotaWisconsinEDUCATION Suffolk University Law...

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Henry Peacor

Henry Peacor

Henry PeacorBAR ADMISSIONS California  PREVIOUSLY ADMITTED PRO-HAC VICE IowaEDUCATION Loyola Law School- J.D. Juris Doctor Colorado College- Bachelor of Science BioHenry PeacorHenry Peacor is a national trial lawyer who represents individual human beings against...

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Dominic Pechota

Dominic Pechota

Dominic PechotaBAR ADMISSIONS IowaWisconsinSouth Dakota  PREVIOUSLY ADMITTED PRO-HAC VICE ArkansasMissouriWest VirginiaMinnesotaOklahomaKentuckyNebraskaIllinoisEDUCATION University of Iowa College of Law- J.D. Juris Doctor University of Nebraska- B.A. English /...

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Erin L. Powers

Erin L. Powers

Erin L. PowersBAR ADMISSIONS CaliforniaColorado  PREVIOUSLY ADMITTED PRO-HAC VICE South CarolinaEDUCATION Loyola Law School- J.D. Juris Doctor University of California at Davis- Bachelor of Science / Political Science, Communications MinorBioErin L. PowersErin is...

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Kimberly K. Ridge

Kimberly K. Ridge

Kimberly K. RidgeBAR ADMISSIONS Massachusetts  PREVIOUSLY ADMITTED PRO-HAC VICE Missouri   EDUCATION New England Law School- J.D. Juris Doctor BS in Nursing / Minor in Psychology  BioKimberly K. Ridge Kimberly K. Ridge has a wealth of experience in...

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Ray Rinkol

Ray Rinkol

Ray RinkolBAR ADMISSIONS IowaWisconsin  PREVIOUSLY ADMITTED PRO-HAC VICE U.S. District Court for the Northern District of GeorgiaEDUCATION University of Iowa College of Law- J.D. Juris Doctor UN University for Peace (Costa Rica)- M.A. International Law and...

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Eva Silva

Eva Silva

Eva SilvaBAR ADMISSIONS California  EDUCATION Santa Clara University School of Law- J.D. Juris Doctor California State University, Hayward- Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, Minor in Economics  BioEva SilvaBay Area native Eva Silva brings over...

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Sean Simpson

Sean Simpson

Sean SimpsonBAR ADMISSIONS CaliforniaIllinoisKentuckyMissouri  EDUCATION - J.D. Juris Doctor  BioSean SimpsonSean Simpson is an attorney specializing in civil trials representing individuals whose lives have been turned upside down because of someone else’s...

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Dan Schaar

Dan Schaar

Dan SchaarBAR ADMISSIONS California  EDUCATION Santa Clara University of Law – J.D. Juris Doctor San Jose State - Bachelor's in Political Science  BioDan schaarDan has called the Bay Area home for over 20 years. After earning his undergraduate degree in...

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JON SPECHT

JON SPECHT

Jon SpechtBAR ADMISSIONS IowaWisconsin  EDUCATION Washington University in St. Louis School of Law– J.D. Juris Doctor Louisiana State University- BachelorBioJon SpechtJon Specht grew up on a small family dairy farm in Clayton County, Northeast Iowa, and is a 2009...

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Maxwell Szabo

Maxwell Szabo

Maxwell SzaboBAR ADMISSIONS California EDUCATION University of San Francisco– J.D. Juris DoctorBioMaxwell SzaboMax Szabo is a veteran strategist, communications expert and licensed attorney. He has developed and successfully executed hundreds of high-profile...

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Laura Thompson

Laura Thompson

Laura ThompsonBAR ADMISSIONS CaliforniaIowa  EDUCATION Pepperdine School of Law- J.D. Juris Doctor Luther College- Bachelor of Arts in English (writing/classical studies) BioLaura ThompsonLaura was born and raised right in beautiful Northeast Iowa.  She earned...

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Brian Ward

Brian Ward

Brian WardBAR ADMISSIONS California  PREVIOUSLY ADMITTED PRO-HAC VICE OregonSouth CarolinaEDUCATION Loyola School of Law- J.D. Juris Doctor  BioBrian WardBrian Ward is a trial lawyer practicing in San Bernardino, Riverside and Los Angeles. Brian graduated...

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Joseph Wilson

Joseph Wilson

Joseph WilsonBAR ADMISSIONS Georgia  EDUCATION Washington University- J.D. Juris Doctor  BioJoseph WilsonJoseph Wilson is considered by many to be one of the elite trial lawyers in the Southeast, if not the nation. To wit, there are few lawyers of his age that...

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Grayson Yoder

Grayson Yoder

Grayson YoderBAR ADMISSIONS California  PREVIOUSLY ADMITTED PRO-HAC VICE StateEDUCATION Ventura College of Law- J.D. Juris Doctor Cal Lutheran University- Bachelor of Arts in English    BioGrayson YoderGrayson Yoder is one of our new attorneys. He has...

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Karen Zahka

Karen Zahka

Karen ZahkaBAR ADMISSIONS IowaMassachusettsNew HampshireOklahoma  PREVIOUSLY ADMITTED PRO-HAC VICE CaliforniaIndianaMissouriMontanaNebraskaOhioSouth DakotaEDUCATION Suffolk University Law School- J.D. Juris Doctor Boston University- Bachelor of Science in...

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