PHONE: 515-255-8680, FAX: 515-255-8681

Practice Areas

Welcome to Ginkens Law Firm, P.L.C. We are a West Des Moines, Iowa based law firm representing individuals, families, and organizations in a variety of matters including: 

  • Real Estate, including but not limited to:

  • o Deeds – Warranty Deeds, Quit Claim Deeds
    o Groundwater Hazard Statement, Declaration of Value and Affidavits
    o For Sale By Owner – FSBO, Residential Purchase Agreements, Offers to Purchase, Residential Property Disclosure Statement
    o Real Estate Closings, Purchase and Refinance, HUD Settlement Statement and Real Estate Closing Statement
    o Abstract Examination, Preliminary Title Opinions and Final Title Opinions
    o Landlord Tenant, Residential Lease Agreements, Eviction, Termination of Tenancy
    o Real Estate Contracts and Forfeitures
    o Mechanic’s Liens

  • Civil Litigation, including but not limited to:

  •  Personal Injury, Automobile Accident, Negligence
     Construction Liability, Premises Liability
     Slip and Fall
     Dog Bites
     Breach of Contract – Contract Disputes


  • General Practice, including but not limited to:

  •  Wills and Trusts, Combined Living Wills and Medical Power
     Corporations and Partnerships
     Family Law, Dissolution of Marriage, Uncontested and Contested Divorce, Name Change
     Guardianship, Conservatorship,
     Juvenile Law, Child in Need of Assistance (CINA), Termination of Parental Rights (TPR)
     Probate Law and Guardian ad Litem
     Farm Leases, Termination of Farm Tenancy
     Small Claims – Less than $5,000.00


  • Commercial Equipment Leasing, including but not limited to:

  • o Equipment Lease Agreements
    o Personal Guaranty and Personal Guarantee

  • Business Law, including but not limited to:

  •  Entity Formations and Entity Dissolutions with the Iowa Secretary of State
     Limited Liability Company – LLC, Certificate of Organization, Operating Agreement, Tax Identification Number (EIN)
     Corporations and Corporate Agreements
     Partnerships and Limited Liability Partnership
     Non-Compete Agreements, Bill of Sale, Promissory Note

  • Collections, including but not limited to:

  •  Judgments and Confession of Judgment
     Wage Garnishments and Bank Garnishments
     Praecipe, General Execution, Dictation to Sheriff
     Judgment Debtor Exam

  • If you are in need of legal assistance or representation, please  contact us today!