Cynthia Letsch

Attorney, J.D.

Education Political Science, B.A., Southern Methodist University, Cum Laude, 1992 Drake University Law School, with honors, 1995 Admitted to Practice State of Iowa State of Nebraska PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND Corporate Counsel Employment and Labor Law Defense Counsel, Business Law Professor Labor and Employment Law Professor Human Resource Professor Ethics Professor MBA Leadership Professor Workers Compensation Adjuster

Older mother and daughter laughing together while sitting outdoors.
Education

Political Science, B.A.,Southern Methodist University, Cum Laude, 1992

Drake University Law School, with honors, 1995

Admitted to Practice
  • State of Iowa
  • State of Nebraska
  • Federal SouthernDistrict of Iowa
Professional Background
  • Corporate Counsel - Health Care Organization
  • Employment and Labor Law Defense Counsel
  • Business Law Professor
  • Labor and Employment Law Professor
  • Human Resource Professor
  • Ethics Professor
  • MBA Leadership Professor
  • Workers Compensation Adjuster
Areas of Special Focus
  • Probate
  • Elder Law
  • Guardianships
  • Conservatorships
  • Estate Planning
  • Wills
  • Trusts
  • Powers of Attorney
  • Medicaid Benefits for Seniors
  • Special Needs Trusts
  • Post Death Trust Administration
Associations
Certifications

Corporate Governance, 2007; SPHR 2002, 2008, and 2011

Veterans Administration Accreditation Aid and Attendance 2014

Memberships
  • Iowa Bar Association (business, real estate, probate, and elder law sections)
  • Iowa Commercial Real Estate Association
  • Polk County Bar Association
  • Grimes Chamber of Commerce (membership chair)
  • Polk City Chamber of Commerce
  • Johnston Chamber of Commerce
  • Grimes/West Polk Rotary
  • BNI
  • Polk and Dallas County Health Provider Network
  • Elder Counsel
  • National Association of Women Business Owners
  • Phi Beta Kappa
Activities
Board Services

Board of Adjustments: Grimes, IA

FireflyCreek Ranch, Director: Non-Profit, Guthrie Center, IA

Speaker

Cynthia Letsch is a frequent speaker on a variety of topics for various professional groups including the Parkinson’s Association, Alzheimer’s Association, LongTerm Care Social Workers Association, and providing CEU training for financial advisors and CLE training for attorneys.