James T. Fitzsimmons

James T. Fitzsimmons (Mason City, Iowa)

James T. Fitzsimmons

Attorney in Mason City, IA
Phi Alpha Delta. Vice-President, Student Bar Association. President, Moot Court Board. Appointed Attorney, Grievance Commission, Iowa Supreme Court, 2004-2010. Iowa District 2A Judicial Nominating Commission, 2008—.
641-422-0066

Areas of Law

Areas of Law
  • Trial Practice
  • Personal Injury
  • Workers Compensation
Ratings

Overall Client Rating

in Personal Injury
 
5.0 out of 5.0
Communication Ability
5.0
Responsiveness
5.0
Quality of Service
5.0
Value for Money
5.0
  • Data based on 1 reviews
  • Recommended by 1 Client(s)
  • Last reviewed on 04/27/10
Posted by a Consumer on 04/27/10
5.0 out of 5.0
I have used Mr. Fitzsimmons on several occasions including a work related accident suit. He provides professional service with a "care about you" quality. His services and his personal caring about his clients ranks him #1 with me for legal representation.
BV Rated
4.6/5.0
Peer Rating
 
High Ethical Standard
Workers Compensation, Personal Injury, General Practice, Litigation and Civil Litigation
Areas of Practice
Legal Knowledge
Legal Knowledge
4.6/5
Analytical Capabilities
Analytical Capabilities
4.6/5
Judgment
Judgment
4.7/5
Communication Ability
Communication Ability
4.6/5
Legal Experience
Legal Experience
4.6/5
Peer Reviews (13)
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Sole Practitioner on 06/20/12
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Sole Practitioner on 06/20/12
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Excellent Attorney
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Sole Practitioner on 06/20/12
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Associate on 06/20/12
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Mr. Fitzsimmons is a master in the area of workers compensation.
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Partner on 10/03/11
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Outstanding lawyer.
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Partner on 09/25/11
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Partner on 08/31/11
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Jim is one of the lawyers that I look to for answers when I have difficulties solving problems in this area of the law.
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Managing Partner on 08/15/11
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Partner on 08/15/11
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
4/5
4.6/5.0 Posted by a Member on 07/06/12
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
4/5
Legal Experience
4/5
4.4/5.0 Posted by a Member on 06/20/12
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
4/5
Analytical Capabilities
4/5
Judgment
4/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
4.2/5.0 Posted by a Sole Practitioner on 07/19/12
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
4/5
Analytical Capabilities
4/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
4/5
Legal Experience
4/5
4.0/5.0 Posted by a Managing Partner on 07/11/09
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
4/5
Analytical Capabilities
4/5
Judgment
4/5
Communication Ability
4/5
Legal Experience
4/5
*Individual reviews provided before 2009 are not displayed

Experience & Credentials

Firm Details
Position
Member
Admission Details
Admitted in 1992, Iowa and Nebraska
1993, U.S. District Court, Northern and Southern Districts of Iowa
1998, U.S. Court of Appeals, Eighth Circuit
Law School Attended
Creighton University
Class of 1992
J.D.
University Attended
Creighton University
Class of 1989
B.A.
Birth Information
Born in 1966
Vail, Iowa, September 20, 1966
Associations & Memberships
Cerro Gordo County (Secretary, 1994-1995), Iowa State (Member, Workers' Compensation Section Rules Committee, 1997-1998) and Nebraska State Bar Associations; Iowa Association of Justice (Member, 1992—, Board of Governors, 1996-2007; CLE Committee, 1997—; CLE Chairperson, 2000-2004); The American Association of Justice (Member, Premises and Motor Vehicle Liability Section); Iowa Association of Workers' Compensation Lawyers (Member, Rules Committee, 2003-2006, Rules Committee Chair, 2006); Workers' Injury Law and Advocacy Group.

Community Contributions

Community Contributions
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Contact Information

Contact Information
Firm Address
Fitzsimmons & Vervaecke Law Firm, PLC
5 North Federal Avenue, Suite 200, P.O. Box 1661,
Mason City, IA 50402-1661
U.S.A.
Phone
641-422-0066
Fax
Toll Free: 877-476-9365
Fax: 641-422-0086
Office Information
Office Information
James T. Fitzsimmons
Member
Fitzsimmons & Vervaecke Law Firm, PLC
5 North Federal Avenue, Suite 200, P.O. Box 1661,
Mason City, IA 50402-1661

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Fitzsimmons & Vervaecke Law Firm, PLC (Mason City, Iowa)