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Shannon Marie Henson

Attorney

Shannon Henson primarily practices in the areas of personal injury and insurance claims arising from property damage to homes or businesses. In her personal injury practice, Shannon dedicates herself to obtaining fair outcomes for her clients who have suffered injuries as the result of automobile accidents, injuries sustained from slipping or falling due to the negligence of others, dog bites, and medical malpractice. She also represents homeowners and business owners in first-party breach of contract and bad faith cases against insurance companies who underpay, delay or deny their insurance claims.

Shannon received her bachelor’s degree in political science from the University of Iowa in 2008. While at Iowa, she also studied English and Spanish and volunteered for numerous political campaigns. After graduating from Iowa, Shannon attended Drake University Law School where she received a Legislative Practice Certificate. She graduated from Drake University Law School in the spring of 2011 and was admitted to practice law in Iowa that fall.

Shannon is a member of the Iowa Association for Justice. She serves on the Executive Council of the IAJ’s New Lawyers Section and is a member of the IAJ Legislative Committee. Shannon is also a member of the Iowa State Bar Association and the Polk County Bar Association.

Outside of work, Shannon enjoys running outdoors and has participated in numerous marathons. She can also be found practicing yoga at local yoga studios, attending concerts, and cooking in her spare time.

Bar Admissions

Iowa 2011

Northern District of Iowa 2012

Southern District of Iowa 2012

Testimonials

5.0 on Lawyers.com, Mar 27, 2018

Anonymous

Shannon went above and beyond with my case, after dealing with a headache of a lawyer before her she made the whole process a breeze! She was always professional, courteous and prompt!

5.0 on Google, Aug 17, 2018

Mary L. Young

Very professional law firm. Shannon Henson who represented me as my attorney did an amazing job. She is honest and upfront as well as communicated well via phone and email. I highly recommend her and Hope Law Firm.

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  • “Steve has advised me on several different legal issues and assisted me with a child support case.”

    Ben & Jenni O.

  • “Charlotte took the time and had the patience to explain to me the legal terms and worked through the low points of the divorce.”

    Abby M.

  • “The Hope Law Firm and attorney, Shannon have been excellent to work with.”

    Patty L.

  • “Katie and her team were able to quickly get answers to keep the process moving, which I appreciated. Katie is a bright, dedicated, compassionate, and knows her job.”

    Linda W.

  • “Katie gave me hope, and helped me trust again and to have faith in the legal system.”

    Megan F.

  • “Katie is very professional and knowledgeable as are all the associates we worked with at Hope Law Firm.”

    Ricky D.

  • “Katie was always two steps ahead of our other opponent, knowing exactly what we needed to do.”

    Abbie F.

  • “Steve helped me get custody of my daughter and child support started.”

    Kira T.

  • “Anyone looking for a lawyer for divorce/child custody I recommend going with hope law firm.”

    Adam W.

  • “She was a great lawyer and did a WONDERFUL job! She was on-top of the process from start to finish.”

    Jessica H.

  • “I highly recommend Katie for any of your legal matters as she is very knowledgeable, thorough, honest, and takes a personal interest in you!”

    Kelly R.

  • “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.

  • “Thank you Katie and Shelby, and staff! Could not have had a better outcome for my children and I. I appreciate your hard work and dedication. ...”

    A.C.

  • “She is great and everyone there. Would sometimes take 1-2 days for a response email so only reason I gave 4 out of 5 in response time- but it was fine.”

    Jess

  • “Our experience with Hope Law was professional, friendly and done in a timely manner. ”

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