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M. John Riley

M. John Riley

  • Divorce, Family Law
  • Iowa
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Shannon D. Simpson
Shannon D. Simpson February 22, 2022
Rating: 10 Lawyer Rating - 10 out of 10
I have work opposite of Mike in family law for the last 8 years. Last year I brought him in as a partner in my firm. He has shown dedication and motivation to excel in building relationships with our clients in family law. He provides the best service possible with his knowledge in all aspects of divorce, child custody and child support. View More
Q. How do you know this lawyer?
  • Current or Former Co-Worker/Colleague

He has been opposing counsel over the last 8 years. Currently has became a partner with my firm.

Q. In the cases you were involved in with this attorney, which of the following apply?
  • Opposing Client

He was an opposing counsel in a complex financial divorce that involved a premarital agreement.

Q. When did you work with this lawyer?
Family Law case with Mike Riley as opposing counsel. I found Mike to be accessible and knowledgeable in the areas of contention.
Q. Was this lawyer an effective advocate/counselor and why?

Yes, he effectively argued and communicated his clients position.

Q. Please rate this lawyer on the following:

Legal Knowledge: Excellent

Mike was up to date on all aspects of his clients divorce, including real estate and investments and other financial information.

Legal Analysis: Excellent

Mike proved to have the knowledge to adequately represent his client's best interest.

Communication Skills: Excellent

I could always reach out to Mike and get an answer or update on the case.

Ethics and Professionalism: Excellent

Mike has always represented himself with the utmost professionalism.

Q. For which practice area(s) would you recommend this lawyer?
I would recommend any family law matters, especially those involving high net worth divorces.
Q. Which of the following skills does this lawyer possess?
  • Legal Writing
  • Litigation
  • Mediation
  • Negotiation
  • Oral Argument
  • Problem Solving
  • Trials
Q. I would recommend this lawyer to my family and friends