Carney Appleby Law


James W. Carney Founding Partner

Associations, Memberships & Organizations

Jim has received numerous awards for his advocacy on behalf of clients and associations to include the Award of Merit of the Young Lawyers Division of the Iowa State Bar Association (ISBA), the President’s Award of the ISBA, and the 2007 Award of Merit from the ISBA, which is the highest honor the association can bestow on an individual member.

  • American Board of Trial Advocates (past president)
  • Iowa Academy of Trial Lawyers
  • Iowa State Bar Association
  • Iowa Trial Lawyers Association
  • Polk County Bar Association
  • American Inns of Court (Blackstone Inns of Court)
  • American Veterinary Medical Law Association
  • The Advocacy Group (TAG)
  • Honorary member of the Iowa Veterinary Medical Association
  • Honorary member of the Accountants Association of Iowa
  • Honorary member of the Iowa Interior Design Coalition
  • Honorary member of the Iowa Association of Nurse Anesthetists

Areas of Practice:

  • Lobbying & Governmental Affairs
  • Personal Injury & Medical Malpractice
  • Civil Litigation
  • Business
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