Profile Details

Profile

Group:
Member
Firm Name:
LaMarca and Landry, PC
Certification:
Medical Plaintiff
First Name:
James
Last Name:
Biscoglia
Phone:
(515)225-2600
Website:
http://www.lamarcalandry.com
City:
Des Moines
State:
IA
Zip Code:
50325
Bio:
James J. Biscoglia earned a Bachelors of Science in Mathematics (1992) and a Doctor of Jurisprudence with Honors (1995) at Drake University.
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,Mr. Biscoglia was admitted to practice in Florida and started his career working for the State of Florida as an Assistant State Attorney for the Sixth Judicial Circuit in Pinellas County, Florida where he became a lead trial attorney. After three years as a state prosecutor, he entered private practice with a prominent civil litigation firm in Florida. From 1999 until returning to Iowa in 2004, he gained substantial trial experience in the areas of personal injury, medical malpractice, economic fraud, and nursing home abuse cases. He is board certified in medical malpractice cases by the American Board of Professional Liability Attorneys.
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,Mr. Biscoglia is married to Sarah (Neumann) Biscoglia of Adel, Iowa. In 2004 they returned to Iowa to raise their family in the Midwest. Mr. Biscoglia joined LaMarca & Landry to assist in the firm's practice in the areas of personal injury, medical malpractice, and nursing home abuse. Since joining the firm, he has tried a number of medical malpractice, nursing home abuse and personal injury cases arising out of a variety of occurrences.
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,Mr. Biscoglia is admitted to practice law in all the state and federal courts in Iowa. He is admitted to practice in the state courts of Florida and the United States District Court for the Middle District of Florida, and he is admitted to practice before the United States Court of Federal Claims. He has been active in the legislative activities of the Iowa Association for Justice.
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,When not practicing law, Mr. Biscoglia enjoys the sports of soccer and wrestling. He is an active supporter of both sports in both the interscholastic and youth settings. He is currently employed by the Waukee School District as an Assistant High School Wrestling Coach. He is also active in coaching youth wrestlers and was an assistant coach for Team Iowa, which won the 2010 AAU Elementary School National Dual Team Championship in Kingsport, Tennessee.
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,Mr. Biscoglia is also a Staff Coach with Vision Soccer Academy in Waukee, Iowa. He has been both a recreational and select team coach with VSA of Waukee. He also spent five years as a high school soccer referee and two years as an NCAA soccer referee. He also serves as President of GET WYRD ¿ a non-profit corporation organized to help develop green space for recreational programs in the Waukee area.
Practicing States-:
IA