Timm W. Reid

Timm W. Reid

Des Moines, Iowa
800-217-9312 (Toll Free)
515-282-3333 (Local)

Timm W. Reid, born in Des Moines, Iowa September 7, 1963

Admitted to bar, 1989, Iowa; also admitted to practice before U.S. Court of Appeals, Eighth Circuit; U.S. District Court, Northern and Southern Districts of Iowa; Preparatory education, Bob Jones University (B.A., 1986); legal education, Drake University Law School (J.D., 1989);

Advocate, National College of Advocacy, The American Association for Justice, 1996.

Chief Counsel, Iowa Liberty and Justice Center, 2002-.

Alliance Defense Fund (National Litigation Academy Fellow, 2002).

Memberships: Polk County, Iowa State and American (Litigation Section) bar Associations; Iowa Trial Lawyers Association (Board of Governors, Legislative Committee, 1994-98); The American Association for Justice (Key Person Committee, 1995-)

  • Member, Million Dollar Advocate Forum.
  • Martindale-Hubbell attorney ranking, AV

(An AV rating is a significant accomplishment--a testament to the fact that a lawyer's peers rank him or her at the highest level of professional excellence.)

Areas of Practice

  • Personal Injury -- Plaintiff
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Products Liability Law

Litigation Percentage

  • 100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Iowa, 1989
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Iowa, 1991
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Iowa, 1989
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 8th Circuit, 1991


  • Drake University Law School, Des Moines, Iowa
    • J.D. - 1989
  • Bob Jones University
    • B.A. - 1986

Honors and Awards

  • Martindale-Hubbell attorney ranking, AV

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Iowa State Bar Association, Member, 1989 - Present
  • American Bar Association, Member, 1989 - Present
  • Iowa Trial Lawyers Association, Member, 1989 - Present
  • American Association for Justice, Member, 1990 - Present
  • Polk County Bar Association, 1989 - Present
  • Million Dollar Advocate Forum, Member
  • Iowa State Bar Association
  • American bar Associations, Litigation Section
  • Iowa Trial Lawyers Association, Board of Governors, Legislative Committee, 1994 - 1998
  • The American Association for Justice , Key Person Committee, 1995 - Present
  • Alliance Defense Fund, National Litigation Academy Fellow, 2002 - Present

Past Employment Positions

  • National College of Advocacy, The American Association for Justice, Advocate
  • Iowa Liberty and Justice Center, Chief Counsel