David L. Wenzel

Mr. Wenzel attended Creighton University School of Law and became a certified mediator at the Werner Institute for Negotiation and Dispute Resolution Center. After practicing in Omaha, Nebraska, Mr. Wenzel moved back to Cedar Rapids to practice with his father, Richard C. Wenzel. Mr. Wenzel makes frequent court appearances, representing his clients in hearings and trials. He particularly enjoys helping those in the special needs community with disability planning, special needs trusts, guardianships, and conservatorships.

Education

  • Creighton University School of Law (J.D., 2006)
  • St. Louis University (B.A. Management Information Systems, 2002)
  • Washington University (Major in Japanese, 2002)

Recognitions

  • National Academy of Family Law Attorneys, Top 10 Attorney Award (under 40)

Additional Biographical Information

  • Boy Scouts of America, Eagle Scout and Volunteer, Law Merit Badge Instructor
  • All Saints Church, Member

Presentations and Publications

  • Guardianships and Conservatorships, October 6, 2016, ARC of East Central Iowa
  • The Probate Process from Start to Finish, How to File an Estate in Probate Court, June, 28, 2016
  • Legal Planning for a Special Needs Child: Special Needs Trusts, Guardianships, and Conservatorships, April 30, 2016, Corridor Autism Resource Expo, (CARE)
  • Legal Planning for a Special Needs Child: Special Needs Trusts, Guardianships, and Conservatorships, May 9th, 2015, Corridor Autism Resource Expo, (CARE)
  • Legal Planning for a Special Needs Child: Special Needs Trusts, Guardianships, and Conservatorships, June 7th, 2014, Corridor Autism Resource Expo, (CARE)
  • Mediation Services of Eastern Iowa, Mediation News, Fall 2012, E.A.R. and B.I.F.F. Methods
  • Special Needs Planning Seminar, November 15th, 2011, at the ARC of East Central Iowa
  • Iowa Retirement Living, April 24, 2011, “Getting Somewhere, How Mediation Helps Feuding Families Settle Differences.”
  • The ARC of East Central Iowa, The Challenger, May 2011, Volume 59, Issue 5, New Board Member
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