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Deborah M. Tharnish Named a Fellow of the Iowa Academy of Trial Lawyers - April 26, 2013

Deborah M. Tharnish, a senior shareholder of the Davis Brown Law Firm, was recently named a Fellow of the Iowa Academy of Trial Lawyers. Membership in the Iowa Academy of Trial Lawyers is by invitation only, upon sponsorship and recommendation from peers and judges and unanimous approval by the Board of Governors.

Membership is limited to 250 attorneys who have displayed exceptional skills and the highest integrity, and who have dedicated their professional lives primarily to trial practice.


Deb has a general practice in, but not limited to, business litigation and employment law. She has been a litigator for over 30 years. Her business litigation includes contract and business tort cases and real estate assessment appeals. Her employment practice includes advice to employers to prevent employment-related problems, including all types of discrimination claims, wrongful termination claims, and restrictive covenant cases. She also deals with real estate assessment appeals and handles adoptions for families.