Thomas W. Lipps has sucessfully handled landmark cases, won multimillion-dollar jury verdicts and record-setting settlements.
Mr. Lipps represented the Plaintiffs who obtained a $33 million jury verdict in an environmental pollution case - reportedly a national record.
He also represented the Plaintiff in a jury trial recovering what still stands as the highest verdict in Kossuth County history - $783,000 - for a wrongful death case as well as what was reported as the highest punitive damge award - $500,000 - in Kossuth County District Court history.
Mr. Lipps, in addtion to being licensed on all State and Federal Courts, is qualified as a Board Certified Civil Trial Advocate by the National Board of Trial Advocacy and a Fellow of the Iowa Academy of Trial Lawyers. Mr. Lipps is also a member of the Iowa Association for Justice(IAJ) and the American Association for Justice(AAJ). Mr. Lipps received the 2000 Public Justice Award from the Iowa Association for Justice for holding a Poultry Factory Farm accountable for pollution. He has also handled, briefed and/or argued several significant Iowa Appellate decsions including;
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Peterson & Lipps are personal injury lawyers available to represent clients throughout Iowa including Algona, Ames, Anekny, Carroll, Charles City, Cherokee, Clarion, Clear Lake, Des Moines, Emmetsburg, Estherville, Forest City, Fort Dodge, Garner, Hampton; Humboldt, Iowa Falls; Jefferson, Le Mars, Mason City, Okobobi, Osage, Pocahontas, Rockwell City, Sac City, Sibley, Sioux City, Spencer, Spirit Lake, Storm Lake, Webster City and especially Northern Iowa