Jeffrey E. Hiatt


General Practice including but not limited to Personal Injury, Criminal Defense Law, General Litigation Practice and Landlord/Tenant Law.

Ohio Northern University College of Law, Ada, Ohio –
2011 Juris Doctor with Distinction

Luther College, Decorah, Iowa – 2008
Bachelor of Arts

Bar Admissions
Admitted to Iowa Bar, 2011

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About Jeffrey E. Hiatt
Jeff was born and raised in Dubuque, Iowa, having graduated from Dubuque Senior High School.  Jeff went on to Luther College in Decorah, Iowa graduating with a Bachelor of Arts degree.  Jeff then received his Juris Doctor, With Distinction, from Ohio Northern University, College of Law.  Jeff feels fortunate to have returned home to Dubuque to raise his family and to practice law on behalf of his clients guiding them through some of their most difficult times with excellent and thoughtful legal counsel.

Areas of Practice
A Civil and Criminal trial attorney, Jeff Hiatt is dedicated to fighting for those who have been injured and those who stand accused with an emphasis on Personal Injury and Criminal Defense Law.  Jeff’s focus and mission is to provide exceptional and personalized representation to individuals who are aggrieved and injured or those whose rights otherwise require protection.  Jeff is also passionate about and focuses his practice on Real Estate transactions, whether on behalf of a buyer or seller.

Personal Injury:  Whether you have just recently been injured or you are having difficulty with the insurance company, Jeff is here to assist you with your case and ensure that you are fairly and fully compensated for your injuries.  Jeff Hiatt will help to assess the nature of your case, whether your injuries are temporary or very severe and life-changing with a pledge to fight for the full compensation you deserve.  Often, the insurance companies fail to adequately consider your pain and suffering as well as the additional compensation you are entitled when you do not have proper legal representation.  Contact Jeff Hiatt today for a free consultation regarding your personal injury case.

Dealing with injuries stemming from incidents including but not limited to:

  • Car Accidents
  • Semi or Truck Accidents
  • Farm Accidents
  • Motorcycle Accidents
  • Pedestrian Injuries
  • Premises Liability

Criminal Defense:  If you have any reason to believe that you are the target of a criminal investigation or if you have already been charged with an alleged crime, Jeff Hiatt is prepared to zealously represent you.  A successful criminal defense requires a wide range of professional skills along with aggressive representation.  With individual attention to your case, Jeff Hiatt will defend you and help protect your freedom.  Representation includes any alleged offenses from petty crimes to OWIs and serious felonies.

Real Estate:  Whether you are buying or selling any property, Jeff Hiatt is prepared to assist you in every way to facilitate your transaction.

Other Areas of Focus:  Including but not limited to:

  • Estate Planning (i.e. Wills, Powers of Attorney)
  • Landlord/Tenant Law (i.e. Evictions)
  • Civil Litigation

Professional Associations
Iowa State Bar Association
Dubuque County Bar Association