Attorney Spotlight: Peter J. Ickes

Posted on: June 30th, 2023

Peter is an associate attorney in the firm’s litigation division. He graduated from the University of Northern Iowa and worked at Nationwide Insurance before attending Drake University Law School.

Peter became interested in law school because he was looking for a career that would provide the opportunity to make a meaningful difference and allow him to connect with people on a personal level, while also utilizing disciplined logical thinking and legal analysis. Peter enjoys helping real people solve real problems. “It is incredibly rewarding to meet a client at the very beginning of a case and walk with them throughout the entire legal process to achieve their desired goal. There is something attractive to me about taking all the pieces of a case – the facts, the law, and their presentation – and building an argument or approach that will resonate with the intended audience.”

In his free time, Peter enjoys cycling, cooking, playing piano, reading, and writing. Peter has enjoyed getting to know his colleagues and has been a great addition to the firm.

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