Meardon, Sueppel & Downer has lost a dear retired partner and friend, Margaret T. Lainson, and expresses its deepest sympathies, condolences and support to the Lainson family during this time of loss. Margaret was an outstanding lawyer, a valued colleague, and an exemplary student, teacher, spouse, mother, grandmother and friend.  During her legal career she focused primarily on family law.  She served as Chair of the Iowa Supreme Court Grievance Commission.  She will be missed.

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One of Iowa City’s most established law firms ― founded in 1948 ― Meardon, Sueppel & Downer offers comprehensive legal services to businesses and individuals. We provide high quality, solutions-oriented legal services that are focused on results.

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Our Team

Our experienced and professional team of attorneys and staff work in partnership with clients to achieve the best possible outcomes.  We keep apprised of legal developments that affect the interests of our clients and remain attentive to delivering legal services efficiently.  We are proud of our recognition in “Best Lawyers in America”® in the areas of corporate law, real estate law, business litigation, municipal law, trust and estate litigation, and personal injury.

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Meardon, Sueppel & Downer P.L.C.

122 South Linn Street

Iowa City, Iowa 52240

Telephone: (319) 338-9222

Facsimile:  (319) 338-7250

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