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LaMarca Law Group, P.C.
Medical Plaintiff
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Des Moines
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George A. LaMarca's practice includes Medical and Professional Malpractice, Personal Injury and Business Litigation. He has handled some of Iowa's largest personal injury cases and some of the state's most complex business litigation cases. He is board certified in civil trials by the National Board of Trial Advocates. He is also board certified in medical malpractice litigation by the American Board of Professional Liability Attorneys.
,Mr. LaMarca was peer selected for inclusion in the Best Lawyers in America. He was selected as one of the 'Top 100 Iowa Attorneys' by the American Trial Lawyers Association. He has received 'Super Lawyer' designation in Business Litigation by Super Lawyer Magazine in 2008. He has been selected as Who's Who in American Law, Who's Who in the Midwest, Oxford's Who's Who the Elite Registry of Extraordinary Professionals, and in 2004 he became a lifetime member of the National Registry of Who's Who In America.
,Mr. LaMarca is a highly respected legal author. He has written and lectured extensively on the investigation and trial of complex cases, and the use of demonstrative evidence, models, tests and experiments in the courtroom. He has received awards for notable contributions to legal literature, and as a result of his press-worthy trials, he was featured in the legal anthology, The Trial Masters, Prentice Hall, 1994.
,Mr. LaMarca has been a very active member of the Iowa Trial Lawyers Association n/k/a Iowa Association for Justice for over 25 years. He was President in 1995-1996 and served on its Board of Governors from 1979-1983 and 1987-1991. In 1989, he was selected as the ITLA's Outstanding Member of the Year. As a result of his extensive jury trial experience, he holds the rank of Advocate with the American Board of Trial Advocates. In 2006, Mr. LaMarca was elected President of the Iowa Chapter of ABOTA and has served as a national board member representing Iowa since 2007. He is a member of The Association of Interstate Trucking Lawyers of America, a national association of committed lawyers who have joined together to help eliminate unsafe and illegal interstate trucking practices.
,Mr. LaMarca received his Doctor of Jurisprudence degree from Drake University School of Law. He is admitted to practice and handles cases in Iowa and Florida, all U.S. District Courts in Iowa, the U.S. District Court for the Middle and Southern Districts of Florida, the District of Nebraska, the Eastern District of Wisconsin, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit and the Eleventh Circuit, and the U.S. Supreme Court.
,Mr. LaMarca's hobbies include fly-fishing (both fresh and salt water) and vegetable and herb gardening. In addition to his legal writings and editorial positions in the legal field, Mr. LaMarca has also authored several travel pieces for certain travel and professional publications. He is also the author of the highly acclaimed reference work and anthology 'Wine Wisdom' published in 2002 by Vantage Press.
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