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Stephen W. Roberts


Steve is an Of Counsel attorney at the Davis Brown Law Firm in the Business Division. His practice focuses on administrative law, business organizations, lobbying and federal and state governmental relations, and tax.


In his administrative law practice, he has represented clients relative to numerous state administrative agencies and departments including:


  Iowa Governor's Office

  Iowa Department of Public Safety

  Iowa Attorney General's Office

 Iowa Department of Revenue

  Iowa Department of Agriculture


 Iowa Racing and Gaming Commission

  Iowa Department of Human Services


 Iowa Department of Transportation

  Iowa Department of Inspections and Appeals


 Iowa Utilities Board

  Iowa Department of Management

 Iowa Workforce Development

  Iowa Department of Natural Resources


He has also represented numerous clients before the Iowa Department of Revenue in cases involving Iowa corporate income tax, nexus, and sales and use tax.


In addition to Iowa state government representation, Steve has represented clients at the federal level including before  the Internal Revenue Service, the Department of Labor, the Justice Department and the Department of Health and Human Services.


Steve’s tireless efforts have helped numerous companies, non-profit organizations, and individuals with their relationships with local, state, and federal government.


In his business law practice, he has represented clients in a variety of corporate situations as well as family owned businesses. He also has significant experience representing trade associations over his career.