We’re so excited! Fred James has been named “Best Lawyer” in the practice areas of Medical Malpractice Law – Plaintiffs and Personal Injury Litigation – Plaintiffs. This is the seventh year Fred has been recognized by Best Lawyers!

Nominated by Peers

Fred was nominated by his peers based on a peer-review survey comprising more than 7.8 million confidential evaluations by top attorneys around the world. Recognition by Best Lawyers symbolizes excellence in practice and we are so honored!

Fred James
The James Law Firm
Recognized Since: 2011
2600 Grand Avenue, Suite 213
Des Moines, Iowa

Serving Des Moines, Davenport/Quad Cities, Cedar Rapids, Waterloo, Cedar Falls, Sioux City, Council Bluffs and more.


Passionately Committed to Meeting the Needs of Clients

Fred possesses over twenty-eight years of experience in State and Federal trial courts. He has tried over 50 cases to verdict. During his career as a personal injury trial lawyer, Fred has handled a wide and diverse range of cases. In addition to his jury trial experience, Fred has argued cases’ to both the Iowa Court of Appeals and the Iowa Supreme Court as well as before the Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals. Fred has also resolved numerous matters for his personal injury clients through mediation and settlement. He is truly passionate about advocating for injured Iowans every day!

Contact Fred James today if you need a medical malpractice attorney or a personal injury attorney. We will travel to help you!