Next LCBA meeting October 18 at Art Museum

The October meeting of the Linn County Bar Association will be held on Thursday, October 18, 2007, beginning at Noon, at the Cedar Rapids Museum of Art on Third Avenue SE across from Greene Square Park.   The meeting room is located on the third floor. Parking is available behind the building on the Second Avenue side.     Lunch is $7 and will be provided by Kristeena’s.

This month‘s speakers will be Iowa State Bar Association President Joel Greer and ISBA Assistant Executive Director Harry Shipley.       Greer will discuss issues facing the bar association, and Shipley will provide an update on the new ISBA building.   ISBA delegates from the Sixth Judicial District, Dean Einck, Bob Hatala, and Jim Craig, will also be present to talk about the building and answer questions.

Attorney Wanted: Gruhn Law Firm

ATTORNEY   – Law firm in Cedar Rapids, consisting of three attorneys, is seeking an additional attorney to join us in our new offices.   Would prefer someone with a minimum of two years experience, however, a recent graduate will be considered.   The firm’s primary practice includes municipal and labor law including litigation, representing many public employers.   All inquiries will be held confidential.   This position has potential for significant income.   Send resume, professional references and letter of interest to:   Gruhn Law Firm, 2405 Westdale Drive S.W., Cedar Rapids, IA 52404.

Linn Law Club October line-up

The Linn Law Club will be hosting the following events in October:

Professional Development Series: Oct. 2
Join us at 7:30 a.m. on October 2 for discussion about Volunteerism and Leadership in Civic Organizations with Bob Untiedt, Director, Linn County Nonprofit Resource Center, at the downtown Blue Strawberry.

Joint Event with UI, ISBA & Johnson Co.: Oct. 24
Join members of the ISBA YLD, the Johnson County Bar, and University of Iowa law students for a social/networking event at the Vine in Coralville beginning at 6:00 p.m. on October 24. Appetizers and refreshments will be provided.

WANTED: In-House Attorney – Commercial Mortgage Special Servicing at Aegon

AEGON USA Realty Advisors, a leading commercial real estate lender, seeks an experienced lawyer for its S&P rated Special Servicing unit inCedar Rapids, Iowa.   In this role, the incumbent will interpret loan documents, analyze borrower requests, and hire and supervise outside counsel in workouts, foreclosures and bankruptcies. Experience with a rated servicer is preferred. Realty Advisors is among the top commercial real estate lenders in the United States.   We are a proud member of the AEGON Group; an international pension, insurance, and financial services organization.   AEGON USA is headquartered in Cedar Rapids, Iowa with approximately 3400 employees. Visit our website at and upload your resume today. Be sure to apply for position #5344