Jonathan N. DeReus


Legal Assistant


  • Drake University Law School
  • Northwestern College
    2013; Cum Laude

Jonathan De Reus is an associate attorney in the firm’s business division.  His practice areas include assisting his clients in the development of their estate plans, trust and estate administration, real estate transactions, and business formations and other small business matters.

Jonathan divides his time between the firm’s Pella and Des Moines offices.  As a life-long resident of the Pella area, he is well connected with the Pella community and is grateful for the privilege and opportunity to practice law in his hometown.  Prior to his graduation from law school, Jonathan spent nearly every summer, as well as every fall, winter, and spring break, working for a local concrete contractor in Pella in order to pay his way through school.  Additionally, Jonathan spent four years as an officer in the Marine Corps Reserve where he attained the rank of Captain.

Outside of work, Jonathan is active in supporting his community where he serves on the board of directors for both the Pella Historical Society and Pella Community Ambulance Service.