Sullivan & Ward, P.C. would like you to meet our newest attorney! Joseph W. Rust joined Sullivan & Ward, P.C. in the Spring of 2017 as an Associate Attorney. Joe grew up in Tinley Park, IL, attended the University of Iowa for his undergraduate degree and later attended Drake University Law School. We invite you [...]
Sullivan & Ward, P.C. Associate, Amanda James, recently graduated from the West Des Moines Leadership Academy (WDMLA). Developed in 2007, WDMLA focuses on developing and enhancing leadership skills of participants while stimulating increased leadership throughout the community. Participants receive 30 hours of leadership training over the course of 9 classes and have the opportunity to [...]
Amanda James, Associate at Sullivan & Ward, P.C. has been selected to participate in the West Des Moines Leadership Institute (“WDMLI”) 2016-2017 Class. The selection process is competitive for each of the 35-40 seats available each year. Members of the program are a cross-section of professional, business, government, education, religious, civic and non-profit leaders. Over [...]
Mark Landa has been chosen to be recognized in the 23rd Edition of The Best Lawyers in America® for his high caliber work in the practice area of Environmental Law. Mr. Landa has received this recognition by his peers each year since 2005. Best Lawyers is based on a national survey involving more than 7.3 [...]
U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers announced the Sixth Edition of the "Best Law Firms" rankings. Press Release Sullivan & Ward, P.C. was named as a Best Law Firm for Environmental Law.
The Des Moines School Board voted 6-0 on Tuesday, May 19, 2009 to approve a tougher student conduct policy related to illegal activities and behavior. The policy will go into effect in the Fall of 2009, and will apply to students year-round. Opponents of the new changes have focused their attention on a particular part of the [...]
The other day I had the opportunity to hear Gavin Jerome, the Morale Mechanic speak. The invitation stated Gavin's mission is "to change the workplace one laugh at a time, not just by getting laughs, but by teaching people how to create and share humor with others." I like a good joke so I thought I would [...]
According to an article in the Des Moines Register the Iowa State Association of Counties has proposed legislation insulating “counties and cities from liability for injuries or damages resulting from bike accidents on their roads unless it is shown that government officials were notified of a road deficiency before an accident and that road crews [...]