Thomas D. Story is an associate attorney with BrownWinick and has a general practice, including, but not limited to, litigation, employment, workers' compensationconstruction, data security and privacy and business and corporate law.

Thomas graduated from the University of Iowa in 2013, receiving his B.A. in Political Science along with a minor in Theatre Arts.

In 2016 Thomas received his J.D., with highest honors, from Drake University Law School and is a member of the Order of the Coif. During law school Thomas was the Executive Editor of the Drake Law Review, and a member of the Drake Business Law Society and the Drake Health Law Student Association.  Thomas’s law review student note, Operation! Make Him Better or Get the Buzzer: Overhauling Iowa’s Workers’ Compensation System to Address Rising Medical Costs, was published in the 64th volume of the Drake Law Review.  During law school, Thomas clerked at the BrownWinick law firm and interned with the Iowa Supreme Court. 

Prior to joining the BrownWinick law firm as an associate, from August 2016 to August 2017, Thomas served as the judicial law clerk for Chief Justice Mark S. Cady of the Iowa Supreme Court.

Thomas is committed to community service and involvement. Since 2013, Thomas has been a regular volunteer at Animal Lifeline of Iowa, in Des Moines. Since 2018, Thomas has been a Board Member serving the Volunteer Lawyers Project of the Polk County Bar Association.

Thomas was admitted to the Iowa bar in September 2016 and is a member of the Polk County, Iowa State and American Bar Associations. He is also licensed to practice in the United States District Court for the Northern and Southern Districts of Iowa.


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Brooke Johnson


University of Iowa
B.A., Political Science, 2013
Minor: Theatre Arts

Drake University
J.D., 2016


Iowa, 2016