About Hoffman Law Offices
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Janet L. Hoffman, founder of Hoffman Law Offices, was born and raised in Northwest Iowa. She attended Buena Vista University in Storm Lake, where she graduated, summa cum laude and earned her B.A. degree, and earned her J.D. from the University of Iowa, College of Law in Iowa City, Iowa, with distinction. Janet has worked in both the private and public sector since graduating law school. In addition to private practice, Janet was an Assistant Attorney General in Des Moines for twenty-three years where she worked in the areas of child support recovery (CSRU), juvenile appellate work, Medicaid estate recovery, as the attorney for the Civil Commitment Unit for Sexual Offenders (CCUSO), and HIPAA where she advised state entities on the interpretation and implementation of the HIPAA privacy rules.
Prior to working as an Assistant Attorney General, Janet worked in private practice both in Iowa and Minnesota where she practiced in the areas of real estate, family law, contracts, business law, and criminal defense. Janet has also taught college courses in business law and criminal law.
Janet currently practices primarily in the areas of juvenile law, elder law, estate planning and probate, guardianships and conservatorships, Medicaid planning and approval, residential real estate and education law. She is a member of the Iowa State Bar Association, where she is a member of the following sections: Elder Law, Probate, Trust & Estate Planning, Real Estate & Title Law, Solo & Small Firm, and Family & Juvenile Law. She is also a member of the Polk County Bar Association.
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Our approach at Hoffman Law Offices is to provide our clients with exceptional legal services and counsel to obtain the desired outcome which may, or may not, include legal action.
At Hoffman Law Offices, our mission is to provide you top notch legal advice, in a thoughtful and caring manner, at a reasonable cost.