Paul Thune

Thune Law Firm, 6800 Lake Drive, Suite 210

West Des Moines, Iowa 50266

Telephone 515.249.2780

I began the Thune Law Firm in September 1999 after 18 years as a trial lawyer with with the Peddicord Wharton law firm in Des Moines. During my years with Peddicord Wharton I tried over 100 jury trials to verdict. My practice is now limited to mediation and arbitration, primarily in the areas of personal injury, workers' compensation, employment, civil rights, discrimination, and construction law. I am a board certified mediator and have served as a mediator or arbitrator in over 6,000 cases. I have also served as a Special Discovery Master in complex litigation.​

Iowa State Bar Association

Polk County Bar Association
American Academy of ADR Attorneys

Age 67
Married to Catherine Thune
Two adult children, Rachel and Sarah

Valparaiso University, Valparaiso, Indiana (B.A. degree with highest honors, 1978)

Drake University, Des Moines, Iowa (J.D. degree with honors, 1981)