Wallrichs Elected to American College of Coverage and Extracontractual Counsel

LWC Lawyers | March 6th, 2016

Lederer Weston Craig member, Brenda Wallrichs, has been elected as a Fellow of the prestigious American College of Coverage and Extracontractual Counsel.  Brenda is the first Iowa lawyer selected to the ACCEC. The College is composed of “preeminent coverage and extracontractual counsel in the United States and Canada, representing the interests of insurers and policyholders.”  Brenda’s…read more


LWC Lawyers | February 27th, 2016

The lawyers of Lederer Weston Craig have over 100 years of legal experience and have tried hundreds of cases to verdict. Their work with clients from individuals to Fortune 100 companies provides the expertise to resolve disputes efficiently and effectively. LWC lawyers have been recognized for their excellence, earning Martindale Hubbell’s highest rating, AV and…read more

Edward F. Seitzinger Award

LWC Lawyers | September 28th, 2015

Congratulations to Jim Craig! At the recent annual meeting of the Iowa Defense Counsel Association, Jim Craig was awarded the Edward F. Seitzinger award as the outstanding Board Member for the IDCA. Jim served on the IDCA Board of Directors from 2009 through September 2015. During those years he served as a Board member, Secretary,…read more

LWC Member Elected President of Linn Country Bar Association

LWC Lawyers | August 18th, 2015

Lederer Weston Craig member Mark Parmenter was elected President of the Linn County Bar Association for 2015 -2016. Prior to being elected President, Mark served on the Board of Governors. In addition, Mark has been active in numerous bar and community activities. Mark is also a member of DRI, Iowa State Bar Association, Iowa Defense…read more

LWC Lawyers Named Super Lawyers and Rising Stars

LWC Lawyers | August 18th, 2015

Lederer Weston Craig lawyers Greg Lederer, Mike Weston, Jim Craig, Kim Hardeman and Kent Gummert have been selected to the 2015 Iowa Super Lawyers list. Each year, no more than 5 percent of the lawyers in the state are selected by the research team at Super Lawyers to receive this honor. In addition Ben Weston…read more

LWC Member Elected to ADTA Board

LWC Lawyers | April 28th, 2015

Lederer Weston Craig founder Jim Craig was elected to the Board of Directors of the Association of Defense Trial Attorneys (ADTA) at its 2015 annual meeting in Ponte Vedra, Florida.  Jim will serve a 3 year term.  Jim is the past President of the Iowa Defense Counsel Association, the Linn County Bar Association and the…read more

Attorney Ben Weston Becomes Member

LWC Lawyers | January 29th, 2015

Lederer Weston Craig, PLC, Attorneys at law, Des Moines and Cedar Rapids, announces that Ben Weston has become a Member of the Firm. Ben is 2008 graduate of the Creighton Law School and has a trial practice in the Firm’s West Des Moines office.

Springville City Attorney

LWC Lawyers | August 21st, 2014

On August 4, 2014, Lederer Weston Craig PLC was appointed the new City Attorney for the City of Springville, Iowa.  Mark Parmenter will serve as the designated City Attorney.  Attorneys Megan Dimitt and Abhay Nadipuram will handle municipal infractions and research other municipal issues as they arise.  LWC currently serves as City Attorney for the…read more

Benjamin M. Weston selected as Rising Star in Great Plains Region by Super Lawyers

LWC Lawyers | July 16th, 2014

Ben Weston was recently named a 2014 Rising Star in the Great Plains Region by Super Lawyers, a publication that rates lawyers. To earn the Rising Star designation, Super Lawyers uses a patented selection process that involves a combination of peer nominations and evaluations based on peer recognition and professional achievement. No more than 2.5…read more

Meet Our Attorneys

LWC Lawyers | February 27th, 2013

Learn about Lederer Weston Craig attorneys by visiting the Our People page. You can view practice areas, education and admissions, professional memberships and activities for each Lederer Weston Craig attorney.  Click here to view our attorneys.