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Verdict List:

  • $15 million dollar verdict against IBP in favor of Kevin Wilson based upon IBP’s improper conduct in handling Mr. Wilson’s worker’s compensation case. See Wilson v. IBP & Diane Arndt, Pottawattamie County Law No. 6400, decided December 2, 1994.

  • $1.6 million dollar verdict against the City of Council Bluffs and its police officer in favor of Richard Bryant for personal injuries sustained by Mr. Bryant in a motor vehicle collision. See Bryant v. City of Council Bluffs & Patricia Kay Higgins, Pottawattamie County Law No. 73514, decided December 4, 1998.

  • $1.1 million dollar verdict against Super 8 Motel in favor of Duane Bender for personal injuries sustained by Mr. Bender in a fall on the motel’s premises. See Bender v. Wise Motels, Inc. d/b/a Super 8 Motel, Pottawattamie County Law No. 080675, decided January 27, 2003.

  • $400,000.00 verdict in favor of union workers against the owner of Titan Tire Company in Des Moines, Iowa based upon the owner’s defamatory remarks about the Plaintiffs. See Brummett, et al v. Maurice Taylor, Jr., U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Iowa No. 4:02-cv-10575, decided December 12, 2007.

Personal Injury

At the Shanks Law Firm, we are prepared to represent the interests of individuals and families that have been hurt due to the negligence or irresponsibility of other parties or companies. Often following these accidents, it can be difficult to recover the benefits and compensation you deserve. We have the litigation and personal injury experience and knowledge that …

Medical Malpractice

When you are ill or injured and seeking treatment, you trust the health care providers and specialists to accurately diagnose your pain and provide options that will help you make the fullest recovery possible. Distractions, additional work or breach of protocol should never prevent this from happening. When mistakes are made, however, the results can be devastating..

Nursing Home Abuse

Nursing home facilities fall under the umbrella of health care providers, creating liability for neglect, mistreatment and malpractice. Our attorneys have the experience and insight to find the answers needed during this time. We will thoroughly investigate the details of the neglect and point to specific instances and trends where staff should have taken more care with the resident.

Workers' Compensation

Rather than being able to sue their employers for injuries suffered on the job or as a result of work, employees are provided workers’ compensation benefits to cover lost wages and medical bills. The process for recovering these benefits can be complicated, and many workers are denied coverage based on technicalities. Many times, these denials are based on diagnosis…

Emily A. Shanks Warren

Randall J. Shanks

Personal Injury Attorney In Council Bluffs and Omaha

Personal injury can strike anyone. If it does, you need a firm on your side, fighting to ensure that you are provided the benefits you need to cover costly medical bills, repair expenses and to provide closure.

Protecting Your Interests

At Shanks Law Firm, we protect clients throughout Nebraska and Iowa from insurance companies, advocating on their behalf to ensure that they are provided the insurance benefits and compensation they deserve following an accident. Our personal injury attorneys are experienced and knowledgeable, equipped to quickly identify the strengths and weaknesses of your claim and build a case on your behalf.

We cover all personal injury matters, including auto accidents, wrongful death, medical malpractice, nursing home abuse, workers’ compensation and wrongful death.

We provide highly personalized attention and are always accessible to our clients. We will return your phone calls promptly with the information that you need. We are committed to guiding you through the legal process, equipping you with answers and information at every step so that you are empowered to make the decisions that are best for you, your situation, and your family.

With offices in both Council Bluffs and Omaha, our firm provides representation throughout both Nebraska and Iowa. Our firm has handled personal injury cases since 1984 and is highly knowledgeable of both states’ laws and complexities.

Contact An Omaha And Council Bluffs Attorney

We understand the expensive nature of these circumstances and take all personal injury cases on a contingency fee basis — you owe us nothing unless we produce positive results. Contingency fees relieve some of the financial stress of filing a claim. We provide free initial consultations to discuss your case and begin preparations.

For a FREE CONSULTATION, please call  today at 712-322-2600.

By Randall Shanks

409 West Broadway
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
712-323-5577 (Fax)

Shanks Law Firm 409 West Broadway Council Bluffs, IA 51503 712-227-3020 712-323-5577 (Fax)

Shanks Law Firm
409 West Broadway
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
712-323-5577 (Fax)