David J. Hellstern

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About David Hellstern

Mr. Hellstern was born and raised on a farm outside Mechanicsville, Iowa. He received his Bachelor of Business Administration from the University of Iowa in 2000 and his Juris Doctorate from Drake University Law School in 2004.

Mark Landa Receives NRECA’s 2017 President’s Award

Mark Landa has been notified by the National Rural Electric Cooperative Association (NRECA) that he and the Iowa Association of Electric Cooperatives (IAEC) have been selected to jointly receive the NRECA’s President Award. The President’s Award recognizes individuals who have made an outstanding one-time or continuing leadership contribution to rural electrification, the nation or communities [...]

By | July 22nd, 2016|Environmental Law, Sullivan & Ward Spotlight, Utility Law|

Lawsuit Options in Iowa

If you've never been involved in a lawsuit in Iowa, knock on wood or do whatever you do for luck, because whatever it is seems to be working.  Even if you've been in a lawsuit in Iowa, there are recent changes that you should be aware of in case you unluckily find yourself in the [...]

By | April 29th, 2016|Business Law, Litigation, Trial & Mediation|

Thinking about selling For Sale By Owner?

With both interest rates and home inventory starting the year at lows we haven't seen in a long time, this may be the best opportunity for you to sell your home for the most profit. Most people hire a Realtor to help them through the buying/selling process, and if you can afford it, I highly [...]

By | March 17th, 2015|Real Estate|

Foreign Investors Available for Iowa Projects

The Iowa Economic Development Authority (IEDA) has announced that it has contracted with a company called CMB to handle investment opportunities by foreign investors for Iowa projects. A government program known as EB-5 allows foreign investors to invest in an American project and immigrate to the U.S. as long as certain criteria are met.  This program [...]

By | February 8th, 2013|Business Law|