Iowa lawyer who admitted stealing money from his employer and clients loses his license

BY: - June 3, 2021

An eastern Iowa lawyer who two years ago admitted embezzling money from his employer, and who now admits improperly taking money from his clients, has had his Iowa law license revoked by the state’s Supreme Court. According to the Iowa Attorney Disciplinary Board, attorney Curtis W. Den Beste, formerly of Cedar Rapids, took money from […]

Did Iowa deputy tell OWI suspect that talks with his attorney would be recorded?

BY: - April 12, 2021

An Iowa lawyer who lost his driving privileges after a drunken-driving stop is arguing that the arresting officer didn’t give him enough time to call his own attorney or allow him to speak with his attorney privately. According to court records, Adam C. Manatt, 42, was driving through the south side of Brooklyn, Iowa, at […]