Laura Wasson recently joined the Davis Brown Law Firm as an associate attorney in the Business Division. Laura is an experienced attorney guiding entrepreneurs and businesses through formation, corporate governance, and mergers and acquisitions. She also has experience advising community banks on corporate matters and all facets of regulatory compliance. Prior to joining Davis Brown, Laura practiced at Dickinson Law in Des Moines.
Laura is a graduate of Drake University’s 3+3 program through which she completed her first year of law school while completing her last year of her undergraduate business degree, earning both degrees in just six years. She graduated from Drake University Law School with highest honors and was inducted into both the Order of the Coif and Order of the Barristers honor societies. Prior to graduation, she authored a note on Iowa’s sex trafficking crisis that was published in the Drake Law Review.
Laura is active in the community where she serves on the Polk County Juvenile Drug Court Collaborative and coaches mock trial at Saydel Schools. She is also the District 5C Representative on the Iowa State Bar Association Young Lawyers Division Executive Council and a member of the YLD Disciplinary Committee.