Hammer Law Firm, PLC was founded by David L. Hammer and Angela C. Simon in 1988 as a general practice law firm focused on litigation.
Our team has grown and our practice areas have expanded to offer a variety of legal services to our clients in the tri-state area and beyond. Hammer Law Firm is located in downtown Dubuque just blocks away from the courthouse. We offer a team approach that is tailored to the needs of our clients.
The members of our team have roots in the community and we believe in giving back to the community by donating time and services to non-profit groups and community organizations.
Our Practice Areas
Business & Corporate Law
Business formation, transactions, contract review, litigation.
Encompasses a broad range of non-criminal disputes between two or more parties.
Simple misdemeanors and traffic citations to serious felony charges.
Family-related issues including divorce, child support and custody, adoption .
Insurance claims, coverage issues and subrogation matters.
Labor & Employment
Union negotiations, employer/employee disputes and other workplace related situations.
A cooperative and collaborative method of dispute resolution for civil cases.
Open records matters, annexation, resolution drafting, zoning and plat issues.
Any case or claim that involves an injury as a result of the negligence of another person or entity.
Negotiating purchases and sales, drafting and reviewing loan documents, offers, and preparation of closing documents, including deeds.
Will & Trust
Estate planning for families, probate of estates and trust administration.