About Steven

Steven T. Durick




With more than 1,500 cases under his belt, it's no wonder everyone from individuals to Fortune 500 companies throughout the United States turn to Steven T. Durick for their hardest cases. Known as a highly accomplished trial lawyer, Steven has successfully tried cases to jury verdict or decision throughout the state of Iowa. He has routinely been involved in the litigation, prosecution or defense of cases where damages have exceeded several million dollars. Steven's practice includes serious personal injury, workers' compensation, products liability, commercial litigation, wrongful death, bad faith, insurance fraud, contract disputes and declaratory judgment actions.

On a personal note

While Steven has enjoyed immense success in the litigation and trial arena, his most important success is tied to his high school sweetheart, Jennifer, and their four children. He has three daughters and one son. Steven currently serves on multiple non-profit boards, has previously served multiple terms as an elder at Valley Evangelical Free Church, and is currently serving on the school board for Des Moines Christian School.

Bar Admissions

U. S. District Court, Southern and Northern Districts of Iowa

The Best Lawyers in America©

  • Workers' Compensation Law - Employers, 2022-2023
  • Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants, 2023
  • Product Liability Litigation - Defendants, 2023

Preparatory Education

Illinois State University (B.S., 1992)

Legal Education

Drake University (J.D. with honors, 1995)

American Bar Association
Iowa State Bar Association
Polk County Bar Association
Iowa Trial Lawyers Association

Throughout my career, it has at times seemed like almost an unfair advantage to be able to collaborate and exchange ideas or strategies with my partners and associates whom I believe to possess some of the very best legal minds in the country.

Steven T. Durick

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