Construction Litigation

Shuck Law Firm provides a wide range of services in the litigation of large and complex construction disputes. We represent clients in the many dispute resolution forums, including bench and jury trials throughout the Midwest. We are also experienced in the area of Alternative Dispute Resolution, including mediation and arbitration.

Mr. Shuck has represented a variety of clients in trial; from small business owners recovering mechanic’s liens, to Fortune 500 companies defending multi-million dollar construction claims. As a part of his practice in this area, Mr. Shuck is a member of the Forum on Construction Law of the American Bar Association.

Commercial Litigation

Shuck Law Firm has extensive experience in handling commercial disputes for clients. We regularly handle jury trials, bench trials, arbitrations, and mediations involving major commercial disputes. We also recognize, however, that in many cases resolving business disputes outside of the courtroom can be a better alternative for our clients. Therefore, in addition to being an experience litigator, Daniel Shuck is also an experienced business counselor and negotiator.

Insurance Defense

Daniel Shuck has a long history of serving the insurance industry. Mr. Shuck has represented numerous local, regional and national insurance carriers, with respect to defending issues of personal injury, major construction defect claims, property damage, premises liability, breach of warranty, and the like. The Shuck Law Firm is actively involved in litigation and trial work on behalf of insurance carriers through the Midwest and the nation.

General Civil Trial

The Shuck Law Firm combines extensive courtroom experience with a wide range of practice areas with commitment to solving problems and identifying practical and cost-effective solutions for our clients. Mr. Shuck is licensed to practice in Iowa, Nebraska, South Dakota, and Minnesota, as well as in a number of federal courts. The Shuck Law Firm is always ready to serve our clients’ needs in an extensive variety of litigation matters.

For over 30 years, clients ranging from local small businesses to international and Fortune 500 companies have relied on Dan Shuck to handle litigation in diverse practice areas such as: product liability; construction law; complex commercial disputes; insurance defense; insurance coverage disputes and bad faith; class actions; subrogation claims; appellate advocacy; alternative dispute resolution (ADR); business torts; and trade secrets and intellectual property.

Mr. Shuck was the 2015 President of the Iowa Chapter of the American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA). ABOTA seeks to protect 7th Amendment through educational programs, such as the Civility Matters program. The general purposes of ABOTA are to foster improvement in the ethical and technical standards of practice in the field of advocacy to the end that individual litigants may receive more effective representation and the general public be benefited by more efficient administration of justice consistent with time-tested and traditional principles of litigation.

Product Liability

Shuck Law Firm has extensive experience in defending product liability matters. The firm defends clients in the industrial, agricultural, drug and medical device, consumer products and recreational products industries, to name only a few. Mr. Shuck is accustomed to dealing with such issues as: The Restatement of Torts, Third; Products Liability; spoliation of evidence; subsequent remedial measures; protective orders; “Daubert” hearings; discovery issues unique to products cases; federal court removal; and the admissibility of other accidents, claims or lawsuits. Mr. Shuck is actively involved in the litigation of serious injury and product liability cases. The firm provides services to insurance companies that provide product liability coverage; self-insured manufacturers of products; retailers, wholesalers or distributors; and often, other “links” in the chain of distribution of a product.

Transportation Law

Mr. Shuck has represented a number of trucking companies and transportation-related insurance entities locally and around the country in various trucking-related matters including accident defense, cargo claims and owner-operator claims.

Wrongful Death

Shuck Law Firm has extensive experience advocating for grieving families in wrongful death cases. Mr. Shuck has successfully handled many wrongful death cases in the Midwest. We understand the emotional and sometimes economic hardships that victims who have lost a loved one will experience due to unexpected and accidental death.

Personal Injury

Shuck Law Firm has extensive experience advocating for grieving families in wrongful death cases. Mr. Shuck has successfully handled many wrongful death cases in the Midwest. We understand the emotional and sometimes economic hardships that victims who have lost a loved one will experience due to unexpected and accidental death.

Awards & Memberships

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