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Support Team

CLAIRE WARNER: (LEGAL ASSISTANT)

cwarner@dickinsonlaw.com
515.244.2600 x572

TIFFANY ROOSA: (PARALEGAL)

troosa@dickinsonlaw.com
515.246.4545

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Jeffrey A. Krausman

Introduction

Jeff Krausman represents both public and private sector clients in a wide variety of employment-related issues. He has experience as a negotiator at the bargaining table, as an advocate in grievance disputes, and has litigated employment-related matters in both state and federal courts.

Jeff began his law career at the Iowa Public Relations Board (PERB), which administers the Iowa law governing employment relations and collective bargaining in the public sector. In 1977 he entered private practice, focusing primarily on labor and employment issues. He now practices primarily in employment law and education law.

Jeff is a frequent speaker at Iowa Bar Association and Iowa School Board Association programs, and he was selected for inclusion in the 2009-2018 editions of The Best Lawyers in America and in the 2010-2017 editions of Chambers USA: America’s Best Lawyers for Business in the area of Labor & Employment Law.

Areas of Practice

Jurisdictions

Admitted to practice in the following states:

  • Iowa

Admitted to practice before the following federal courts:

  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Iowa
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Iowa

Honors & Awards

Best Lawyers Award Badge

Best Lawyers Award Badge

Chambers USA

Best Lawyers

Super Lawyers

Memberships & Activities

  • Dickinson Law Firm
    • President, Board of Directors
  • Iowa Council of School Board Attorneys
    • Executive Committee, Chair, 1997-1998; Vice Chair, 2007-2008; Member, 1994-1998, 2007-Present
  • National Council of School Board Attorneys
    • Member, 1979-Present
  • Children and Families of Iowa
    • President, Board of Directors, 2017-present
    • Member, Board of Directors, 2013-2017
    • Member, Executive Committee, 2013-2017
  • Iowa State Bar Association
    • Chair, Alternative Dispute Resolution Section, 2009-2011
    • Chair, Labor and Employment Law Section, 1987-1988
    • Member, Litigation Section
  • American Academy of ADR Attorneys
    • Member, 2001-Present
  • American Bar Association
    • Member, Labor and Employment Law Section
    • Member, Dispute Resolution Section
    • Member, Litigation Section
    • Member, Forum on the Construction Industry
  • Polk County Bar Association
  • Lincoln Inne

Education & Background

  • J.D., Drake University Law School, 1975
  • B.A., Drake University, 1971

In the Media

Articles & Presentations

  • Presenter, "Quick Update on Transgender Issues," Employment Law Client Seminar, West Des Moines, Iowa, October 26, 2016
  • Presenter, “Unsocial Media,” Employment Law Client Seminar, West Des Moines, Iowa, October 23, 2014
  • Presenter, “Case Study: Employee and Labor Relations,” Central Iowa Chapter of the Society for Human Resource Management, HR Professional Development Day, Des Moines, Iowa, October 25, 2013
  • Presenter, “Checklist for Terminating an Employee,” 2013 Employment Law Client Seminar, West Des Moines, Iowa, October 10, 2013
  • Author, (with John Lande), Just Arbitrate Already, American Bar Association Section of Litigation, Alternative Dispute Resolution Newsletter, March 27, 2013
  • Author (with Allison Lindner), Protecting the Eligible: The National School Lunch Program and its Mandates for Privacy, National School Boards Association, Council of School Attorneys, Spring 2013
  • Presenter, “Handbook Policies & Pitfalls,” Employment Law Seminar, Dickinson, Mackaman, Tyler & Hagen, P.C., West Des Moines, Iowa, October 11, 2012
  • Author, NLRB Finds Costco’s Rule on “Defamatory Statements” Unlawful, Iowa Employment Law Blog, September 27, 2012
  • Author (with John Lande), Finding Commonality: The Lessons of Dukes for Class Litigation, Iowa Employment Law Blog, March 5, 2012 (This article was first published January 19, 2012, in the online online journal of the Alternative Dispute Resolution Committee of the American Bar Association’s Litigation Section.)
  • Presenter, “Dickinson Legal Theater: Navigating the FMLA Maze,” Client Employment Law Seminar, Dickinson, Mackaman, Tyler & Hagen, P.C., West Des Moines, Iowa, October 20, 2011
  • Presenter, “Dickinson Legal Theater: Help Wanted,” Client Employment Law Seminar, Dickinson, Mackaman, Tyler & Hagen, P.C., Johnston, Iowa, October 14, 2010
  • Presenter, “Amendments to the Americans with Disabilities Act and the Rehabilitation Act,” School Administrators of Iowa Conference, Des Moines, Iowa, February 10, 2009
  • Presenter, “Performance Evaluations, Employee Complaints, Leave Issues, Workplace Investigations, Performance Issues, and Avoiding Retaliation Claims:  An In-Depth, Interactive Session,” Client Employment Law Seminar, Dickinson, Mackaman, Tyler & Hagen, P.C., Johnston, Iowa, October 16, 2008
  • Author, “Preparing Yourself and Your Client for Mediation,” Dickinsonlaw.com, Dickinson, Mackaman, Tyler & Hagen, P.C., December 2007
  • Presenter, “Why You Should Care About Electronic Discovery,” Client Employment Law Seminar, Dickinson, Mackaman, Tyler & Hagen, P.C., Johnston, Iowa, October 26, 2006
  • Presenter, “An Update on What the Labor Boards Have Been Up To,” Client Employment Law Seminar, Dickinson, Mackaman, Tyler & Hagen, P.C., Des Moines, Iowa, October 28, 2005
  • Presenter, “Labor Law Impact on General Policy Development,” Client Employment Law Seminar, Dickinson, Mackaman, Tyler & Hagen, P.C., Des Moines, Iowa, October 28, 2004
  • Presenter, “Termination Checklist: Things to Think About Before the Termination,” Client Employment Law Seminar, Dickinson, Mackaman, Tyler & Hagen, P.C., Des Moines, Iowa, October 23, 2003
  • Presenter, “Update on Labor,” Client Employment Law Seminar, Dickinson, Mackaman, Tyler & Hagen, P.C., Des Moines, Iowa, October 10, 2002
  • Presenter, “Labor Law Update,” Client Employment Law Seminar, Dickinson, Mackaman, Tyler & Hagen, P.C., Des Moines, Iowa, April 2, 2002
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