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BrownWinick Welcomes Twelve Law Students to the 2024 Summer Associate Program

BrownWinick is pleased to welcome twelve law students into this year’s 2024 Summer Associate Program. This program offers law students the benefit of working at a full-service law firm while providing the personal attention more characteristic of a smaller firm. Lawyers at all levels work closely with the summer associates to involve them in the... Read More

Attorneys Becca Coleman and RG Schwarm Join BrownWinick

We are thrilled to announce the addition of two exceptional attorneys to our team! Join us in extending a warm welcome to Becca Coleman and RG Schwarm, who bring with them a wealth of experience, expertise, and passion for the law. As our firm continues to grow and evolve, their arrival marks an exciting new chapter in our journey towards... Read More

Attorney Robert Hodges Elected to the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel

BrownWinick is proud to congratulate attorney Robert Hodges for his recent election into the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel (ACTEC). The ACTEC recently welcomed 35 new Active Fellows to membership in the College this year. ACTEC President Kurt A. Sommer stated, “On behalf of ACTEC, I welcome this group of accomplished trust and... Read More

Kelli Orton Promoted to Member at BrownWinick

We are pleased to announce that Kelli Orton has recently been elected to Member at BrownWinick. Kelli has been with the firm since 2017 and is actively involved in the area of real estate. In this role, she serves as her clients' guide through a transitional period of their lives or through an investment decision that may have long-term... Read More

BrownWinick Welcomes Lee Henderson as New Member Attorney

BrownWinick is pleased to welcome Lee Henderson to the firm. Lee has joined as a member with a practice specializing in business law and transactions, with an emphasis on technology and information privacy and security. "We are excited to welcome Lee Henderson to our firm. With his outstanding expertise in business law and information privacy and... Read More

Katheryn Thorson Accepted into the Heart of America Fellows Institute of the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel

Katheryn Thorson, a member at BrownWinick, and co-chair of the firm’s Trusts and Estates practice group, has been accepted into Class III of the Heart of America Fellows Institute of the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel (ACTEC). The Heart of America Fellows Institute was created by ACTEC Fellows to develop the profession’s future... Read More

BrownWinick Hosts Third Annual Wills for Veterans Event

In honor of Veterans Day, on November 10, 2023, BrownWinick held its third annual “Wills for Veterans” event to benefit Iowa veterans. A number of BrownWinick attorneys and staff partnered on this event to provide complimentary basic wills and powers of attorney documents for 11 Iowa veterans and their spouses. “The commitment of these Veterans... Read More

Jennifer Pithan Joins BrownWinick as Associate Attorney

We are pleased to welcome Jennifer Pithan to BrownWinick. Jennifer has joined the firm as an associate attorney with a practice that primarily focuses on estate and trust administration. “We couldn't be happier to welcome Jennifer to our firm," stated Sean Moore, the firm's managing partner. "Jennifer's presence will be a significant asset to our... Read More