Texting and Driving Dangers: Infographic

We all know drunk driving is bad, but did you know texting and driving has the same dangers — if not worse — than drunk driving? Take a look at our infographic below.   Update: July 1, 2017. On July 1, 2017 it became illegal to text and drive in Iowa. Once a secondary offense, […]


Celebrating Nurses for National Nurses Week

If you’ve ever had reason to file a personal injury suit, you’ve probably received care from a nurse at some point. Here at Beattie Law Firm we’ve handled everything from car collision and dog bite cases to catastrophic injury cases. While our attorneys are experts on the law, we have nurses and other medical professionals to […]


Bad Faith – Beattie Law Firm Verdict

Don Beattie and Nile Hicks recently tried an insurance bad faith case to jury trial in Iowa federal court in Sioux City, Iowa.  The jury returned a finding that the Defendant insurance company committed bad faith in the handling of our client’s crop-hail insurance claim.  The jury awarded damages of $1,532,700, including $32,700 in compensatory […]