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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.

Why Hire Hope Law Firm?

  • We have a high success rate in handling complex divorce cases.

  • We take an aggressive approach & have a proven track record.

  • We treat you with compassion, honesty, dignity and respect.

  • When we take your case to trial, we don't stop until we win!

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  • “She was amazing through my very emotionally, draining divorce.”

    Megan H.

  • “She was a great lawyer and did a WONDERFUL job!”

    Jessica H.

  • “Katie did a great job of walking me through everything step by step.”

    Jenny C.

  • “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.

  • “Steve is a professional and very knowledgeable.”

    Jenni O.

  • “The firm works with their clients on payment schedules, setting practical goals, and treating every client fairly! ”

    Jana D.

  • “The Hope Law Firm does a great job!”

    Sofiia A.

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

    Abbie F.

  • “Katie was very helpful during my stressful divorce.”

    Kristen L.

  • “She was great! I always felt comfortable with her, she was easy to talk to, and she explained all steps of the process.”

    Amy K.

  • “Jennifer was amazing to work with.”

    Jessica H.

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

    Megan F.

  • “They are very professional and always keep you informed about your case.”

    Sofia A.

  • “The firm works with their clients on payment schedules, setting practical goals, and treating every client fairly! I would highly recommend!”

    Jana D.