James Drury

James Drury

Stange Law Firm, PC
  • Family Law, Divorce
  • Iowa
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Facing a divorce or family law matter is never easy. At Stange Law Firm, we understand and know that this time in your life is likely one of the most stressful and difficult you have ever experienced. Having compassionate and caring representation on your side can provide you peace of mind throughout the process. James Drury is a Senior Associate Attorney with Stange Law Firm in our Des Moines, Iowa family law office. He can represent individuals throughout Polk County, Iowa, and the surrounding areas.

James attended Drake University in Des Moines where he earned his Juris Doctorate. Prior to studying law, he earned a Bachelor of Science in Microbiology with a minor in Chemistry from South Dakota State University in Brookings, South Dakota. James is licensed and ready to serve clients in the state of Iowa.

Before joining the Des Moines, Iowa family lawyers, James most recently worked as the Director of Legal Affairs for a company in Ankeny, Iowa. In this role his tasks included managing and directing outside counsel in general litigation matters, while also overseeing and assisting with all legal related matters. Before this, James spent time working as an Assistant County Attorney and a Criminal Prosecutor in the State of Iowa for the Woodbury County Attorney’s Office. While in this role, he made charging decisions and ultimately filed charges where appropriate, argued pre-trial motions, sentencings, various hearings, and conducted jury and bench trials. In total, James brings over 20 years of legal experience to his role at Stange Law Firm. A seasoned attorney with a strong background in legal advisory and counsel, James looks forward to helping you during this emotional time in your life.

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Practice Areas
Family Law
Adoption, Child Custody, Child Support, Father's Rights, Guardianship & Conservatorship, Paternity, Prenups & Marital Agreements, Restraining Orders, Same Sex Family Law
Divorce
Collaborative Law, Contested Divorce, Military Divorce, Property Division, Same Sex Divorce, Spousal Support & Alimony, Uncontested Divorce
Fees
  • Credit Cards Accepted
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Iowa
Supreme Court of Iowa
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Languages
  • English
Professional Experience
Senior Associate Attorney
Stange Law Firm, PC
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Education
Drake University Law School
J.D.
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South Dakota State University
B.S.
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Professional Associations
State Bar of Iowa
Member
- Current
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Websites & Blogs
Website
Des Moines, Iowa Divorce Lawyers
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Iowa Divorce & Family Law Blog
Contact & Map
Stange Law Firm, PC
699 Walnut St.
Suite 455
Des Moines, IA 50309
Toll-Free: (866) 204-2480
Telephone: (515) 706-9130
Monday: 9 AM - 5 PM
Tuesday: 9 AM - 5 PM
Wednesday: 9 AM - 5 PM
Thursday: 9 AM - 5 PM
Friday: 9 AM - 5 PM
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed (Today)