Welcome to Teitle Law Offices, a general practice of law dedicated to providing high quality legal services to individuals, families and businesses in Iowa and Illinois. Attorney Justin Teitle is focused on meeting client needs through responsive, effective representation. He handles matters including but not limited to Family Law, Personal Injury, Real Estate, Business Law and Estate Planning/Probate. Justin has built a reputation for excellence in the law based upon knowledge and expertise, along with his success in planning, negotiating and litigating to reach the desired outcome for his clients.
Careful listening is the cornerstone of the attorney-client relationship, and Justin treats every person with respect by giving thoughtful advice which is tailored to each individual situation. He obtains results by applying his experience and advocacy skills while maintaining the highest standards of ethical conduct. Clients routinely trust Justin's judgment to assist in making important decisions affecting their daily lives and livelihood. Thank you for coming to this site. Please consider the information available and make contact if you think Justin can help you or someone you know.
Everyone should have a plan for the unexpected, and Teitle Law Offices can help put your personal affairs in order long before the situation is urgent. Justin prepares Wills, Durable Powers of Attorney (Living Wills), Trusts and other estate planning documents. In conjunction with properly designated beneficiaries on your accounts, life insurance and other assets, your estate plan provides you with peace of mind that an emergency or untimely death will be handled with a minimum of legal difficulty for your loved ones. Justin can also establish a guardianship or conservatorship over an individual when necessary to make medical or financial decisions, and can assist in winding up an individual’s estate through probate or otherwise after life has ended. Please review our frequently asked questions for Estate Planning/Probate, such as What is a will? and How can I revise my will?
At Teitle Law Offices our business clients range from small entrepreneurs to medical practices to established retail/sales and construction companies. Justin provides value for these clients by giving practical advice and cost effective solutions. He helps develop client centered strategies and policies to avoid the expense of litigation where possible, and aggressively protect interests when court action is required. Justin can help new businesses to form a corporation, LLC, or other entity as needed, and manage corporate filings with the Secretary of State. Please review our frequently asked questions for Business Law, such as How does my debt-to-equity ratio affect my ability to get financing? and What should I do before choosing a name for my enterprise?
Justin has a comprehensive family law practice, encompassing virtually all aspects of this
area, including adoption (stepparent, newborn and international), premarital/prenuptial agreements, divorce (dissolution of marriage), paternity, custody and visitation, child support, guardianship/conservatorships and modification of prior court orders or decrees. He has extensive experience guiding clients through complex legal problems during difficult and emotional times. Justin also cares about the well being of his clients, and maintains a network of counselors and mental health professionals for those in need. In some cases, the goal is to build upon a happy family or care for a loved one, while in others it is to establish rights regarding children, protect assets and income and ensure financial security for the future. Regardless of the situation, Justin uses his negotiating skills and trial experience to achieve the best results. Please review our frequently asked questions for Family Law, such as What is common law marriage? and What is child support?
Justin has helped many victims of negligence or intentional harm to recover compensation for their injuries or losses. He addresses cases and claims including motor vehicle/auto accidents, medical malpractice, catastrophic injury, wrongful death, slip and falls, trucking accidents, nursing home accidents or abuse, and product liability. Insurance companies regularly mislead injured parties and families of victims in order to underpay or deny valid claims altogether. Having an advocate on your side can make all the difference. Free consultation and contingency fees are offered. Please review our frequently asked questions for Personal Injury, such as Do I have a winnable Personal Injury case? and How long do I have to file a lawsuit?
Whether your property is for sale by owner or listed with a realtor, Justin can assist in the process by providing proper advice on required disclosures and finalizing details of your purchase agreement. He can also provide step by step guidance and documents needed to close the deal successfully. Justin will attend the closing with you, or go on your behalf with powers of attorney when you can’t be there in person. If you are buying a home, he can draft or review offers to purchase and ensure you understand the final breakdown of expenses, along with in office referrals for title opinions where necessary. Please review our frequently asked questions for Real Estate, such as What is a deed? and What is a disclosure statement?
There continues to be a growing market for FSBO properties in the Quad Cities, as more people realize they can save substantial money by taking a few relatively simple steps. Some people are intimidated by the prospect of selling a home by owner, but with proper legal advice you can understand your options and successfully bring a deal to its conclusion. Before or at the time of listing your property with a reputable FSBO business, contact Teitle Law Offices. Read More
Davenport, Iowa Attorneys offering a broad estate planning / probate, criminal law, family law, guardianships and adoption, juvenile law, medical malpractice, motor vehicle accidents, personal injury, real estate, for sale by owner, trucking accidents, and wrongful death. Lawyers at the Teitle Law Offices office are dedicated to represent clients in Eastern and Central Iowa, including the cities of Bettendorf, Davenport, Iowa City, Cedar Rapids, Muscatine, Clinton, Maquoketa, Tipton, Dubuque, Ottumwa, Wapello, Burlington, Waterloo and the communities that make up Scott, Johnson, Linn, Mucatine, Clinton, Jackson, Cedar, Dubuque, Wapello, Louisa, Des Moines and Blackhawk counties. We also represent clients in Central Illinois, including the cities of Rock Island, Aledo, Cambridge, Moline and Morrison and the communities that make up Rock Island, Mercer, Henry and Whiteside counties.
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