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Daniel Joseph Rothman

Daniel Joseph Rothman

  • DUI & DWI, Criminal Law, Traffic Tickets...
  • Iowa
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Daniel J. Rothman has been practicing criminal law since his admission to the bar in 2002. He is a former prosecutor of 7 years having worked in the Story County Attorney's office and as the senior member of the OWI Division of the Polk County Attorney’s Office until March of 2009. During his time as an OWI prosecutor, Mr. Rothman was an instructor for the Prosecutors Training Council’s Annual Officer’s training school on OWI law and a presenter for the Central Iowa Traffic Safety Task Force’s annual training regarding OWI law. Mr. Rothman was invited to teach other attorneys in Des Moines how to handle OWI cases in 2011 by the Law Review CLE Group. He prosecuted many types of cases from OWI cases to major felony cases including burglary, sex assault, narcotic offenses, and white collar crimes. He also is a graduate of the Trial Advocacy program at the National District Attorney’s Association’s National Advocacy Center at the University of South Carolina. As a defense attorney Mr. Rothman has represented clients in a wide variety of cases from petty crimes to murder. He has also taken his clients arguments to the Iowa Supreme Court and Court of Appeals where he obtained victories for his clients on such issues as illegal searches for narcotics and violations of client’s rights to attorney consultation.

He received his law Degree and his Bachelor of Arts in Rhetoric from Drake University. While at Drake Law School Mr. Rothman excelled in mock trial, where he defeated Harvard Law School to win the ATLA North Eastern Regional mock trial tournament in Boston Massachusetts. He currently practices law in Iowa District and Appellate Courts statewide. Mr. Rothman represents clients against charges in Des Moines as well as throughout Iowa. Daniel also proudly serves his community as a board member for the Ronald McDonald House Charities of Central Iowa

Practice Areas
  • DUI & DWI
  • Criminal Law
  • Traffic Tickets
  • White Collar Crime
Fees
  • Free Consultation
  • Credit Cards Accepted
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Iowa
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Professional Experience
Prosecuting Attorney
Polk County Attorney's Office
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Prosecuting Attorney
Story County Attorney's Office
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Education
Drake University Law School
J.D. (2001) | Law
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Activities: Mock Trial-Defeated Harvard Law to win a tournament.
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Drake University
B.A. (1998) | Rhetoric and History
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Professional Associations
State Bar of Iowa
Member
Current
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Websites & Blogs
Website
Criminal law Website
Contact & Map
Office
1701 48th Street Suite 100
West Des Moines, IA 50266
USA
Telephone: (515) 267-9000
Cell: (515) 664-1614
Fax: (515) 267-8100