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Currently, our physical office is closed to customers due to COVID-19. If you would like to get in touch please email or give us a call during normal business hours.

 

Welcome

The law firm of McEnroe, Gotsdiner, Brewer, Steinbach & Rothman P.C. can be traced to the forming of its predecessor firm in downtown Des Moines, Iowa in 1988.   Since that time the firm has grown in size and moved in October of 1998 to its current offices in West Des Moines, Iowa.

 

The firm engages in the general practice of law.  All of the attorneys in our firm are licensed to practice law in the State of Iowa.  Additionally, various attorneys in our firm are licensed to practice in Illinois, Texas, U.S. District Courts in the Northern District of Iowa, Southern District of Iowa, Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals, and the United States Supreme Court.

 

Our law firm has a strong commitment to professional excellence and to addressing the needs of our clients.   We constantly endeavor to provide our clients with quality representation in the areas of law in which we practice.

 

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The Attorneys of McEnroe, Gotsdiner, Brewer, Steinbach & Rothman P.C. can be reached at (515) 267-9000.


Recent News

10-6-20: Nicholas Carda’s client had his driver’s license revoked while he was in the hospital for several weeks. The Administrative Law Judge agreed with Nick’s arguments that the unique circumstances of this case warranted a reversal of the DOT’s decision to immediately revoke his license without giving the client an opportunity for a hearing. The revocation was set aside so that the client may be heard.

 

10-2-20: Nicholas Carda’s client was charged with Child Endangerment in Poweshiek County. Nick worked diligently for the client on his case for over a year after the incident pointing out weaknesses , arguing facts and going through several hearings before the State finally agreed to dismiss the case. As the charge was dismissed, the client will be able to get it expunged from his public record.

 

9-16-20: Daniel Rothman argued that his client’s rights were violated when police officers in Dallas county made an illegal traffic stop and seizure of the client. The Dallas county judge that heard the matter, agreed and suppressed all evidence obtained by the state. As a result, the client’s OWI and weapons charges were dismissed with prejudice. Also, the IDOT must now withdraw the OWI sanction from the client’s DOT record and reinstate his driving privileges in full

 

7-10-20: Daniel Rothman represented a client who was charged with rioting charges related to a Black Lives Matter protest at Merle Hay mall. After seeing all the facts, the state realized that they could not prove the charges at trial and so they dismissed all charges. The defendant can also file a motion to expunge that fact that he was charged at all so that his record will be completely clear of this allegation.

 

5-21-2020: Daniel Rothman’s client was charged with domestic assault causing injury in Polk County. Daniel noted numerous issues with the state’s case. The prosecutor agreed to dismiss the case in its entirety and thereby cancel the no contact order. As the case was dismissed by the state the client will have no conviction and can even have the arrest and charge expunged off of the public record.

 

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Recent Blog Posts

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School Bus Passing Laws
October 12 2018
The school year is in full swing again, which means many of our commutes involve encounters with school buses shuttling children between home, school, or other activities.


Child Support and Changes in Custodial Care
August 06 2018
Our office fields many calls regarding child support. Everything from beginning to end. My least favorite calls are the parent who took in their child when the custodial parent was unable or unwilling to do so...