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Des Moines Experienced Divorce Attorneys

Serving Families Statewide

At Hope Law Firm, you will find strong attorneys who work tirelessly to get the most favorable outcome for every client. Our staff is courteous, professional, and very sensitive to the private nature of your family matters. It is our mission to have cases resolved as quickly and discretely as possible so you can put this chapter behind you and move forward with your life. Our trial attorneys in Des Moines have litigated over 1,000 divorce and child custody cases for clients across the state of Iowa, especially Polk County and the surrounding area.

  • Iowa Association for Justice
  • Warren County Bar Association
  • Polk County Bar Association
  • Iowa State Bar Association (Member, Family Law Section)
  • Avvo Clients choice 2018 Divorce
  • American Association for Justice
  • State Bar of Texas
  • Martindale-Hubbell AV Preeminent Rated 2016

Our firm covers all areas of family law, including alimony, child support, child custody, divorce, paternity, and legal separation. We are confident in our ability to push for our client’s best interests and obtain the results they were hoping for. We have a proven track record of results, both in negotiations and trial.

Our Focus Is Your Family

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If this is your first time dealing with a family law issue, you’ve come to the right place. Our team has handled all types of family legal issues, from collaborative divorces to contentious child custody battles. We know when negotiation is required and when aggression is the better tactic. Through every step of the case, we will serve as your advocate and trusted counselor. This is your case, and what matters to you matters to us.

We can serve as your resource for any information regarding family law and divorce. First timers have many questions about the divorce process, and our team knows how to answer virtually any question you can think of. We have seen thousands of these cases play out before, and can help you anticipate every new development of your case.

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Our Commitment

We are here for our clients. When you hire our firm, you can trust we will do everything in our power to obtain a positive outcome. That means going to trial if necessary. Our family law attorneys have significant trial experience, and will take a case has far as it needs to go to protect our clients’ best interests. You can trust our team to treat you with the compassion, dignity, and respect you deserve.

Client Testimonials

  • “She was very easy to communicate with and always returned phone calls and emails promptly. She was on top of everything and kept the process going smoothly.”

    Kelly R.

  • “I always knew what to expect, and she was available to answer any questions that came up during the process. The knowledge and empathy that she brought to my situation were invaluable, and I would highly recommend her!”

    Clover T.

  • “She was understanding and helpful, reassuring, and offered guidance every step of the way. She was very quick to respond to phone calls and emails.”

    Megan H.

  • “My divorce was not your normal divorce, due to the ex that hired a lawyer; that I am not sure how this individual passed the bar or still has his license.”

    Abby M.

  • “Their response time has been more than excellent. It's been a phenomenal experience.”

    Patty L.

  • “Anything that needs to be done, is done quickly and efficiently. Very well organized and she is on the ball with all paperwork and deadlines.”

    Jennifer P.

  • “She was on-top of the process from start to finish. She made the process seem easy and painless. She has a lot of confidence and VERY good at her job! I would highly recommend Katie!”

    Jessica H.

  • “I could not have asked for a better representative that encouraged me not to give up when my ex-husband tried everything under the sun to lengthen our divorce.”

    Angella W.

  • “She discussed all my options at the very beginning and let me take the lead in what I wanted by offering consultation to any modifications ensuring I had all the information to make necessary decisions.”

    Nicole D.

  • “Great at cross-referencing evidence. Without question, a tough courtroom attorney that put opposition on their heals.”

    David G.

  • “I felt that a resolution to my case was just as important to Jennifer as it was to me, and I really appreciated being able to trust her like that. The office staff was professional and helpful as well!”

    Sally B.

  • “Katie was always responsive to phone calls and emails, and her assistant Shelby was ready to help when Katie wasn't available.”

    Karen B.

  • “He has answered every question I have had with sure confidence, and made sure my case was fair. He always reassured me when I had questions or concerned about how my case would be handled.”

    Staci B.

  • “Steve is very well versed in family law matters including divorce, custody and child support. I would definitely recommend his services for anyone looking for an attorney.”

    Ben & Jenni O.

  • “She was always very prompt and informative whenever I had any questions or concerns. I would definitely recommend her and Hope Law Firm!”

    Kristen L.