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The Iowa Association of Workers' Compensation Lawyers, Inc.

IAWC is an association of attorneys actively engaged in the area of workers' compensation law on behalf of employers, insurance carriers, and injured workers. IAWC's objective is to promote the administration of justice, provide continuing legal education in the area of workers' compensation law, and enhance the effectiveness of the workers' compensation laws and their administration.

Mailing Address: IAWC, P.O. Box 57520, Des Moines, IA 50317
Phone: (515) 262-2010 Email:


The Forty-Second Annual Iowa Association of Workers' Compensation Lawyers, Inc. Seminar, which was scheduled to be held on October 15th and 16th, 2020, has been canceled due to the pandemic. We will be back again in October 2021. Please stay safe!

Matt Grotnes
Executive Director


I am grateful for the opportunity to serve as President of IAWC. The members of this organization are committed to the highest practice standards in the area of workers’ compensation. IAWC is committed to ensuring that the Iowa Workers’ Compensation Act is efficiently and effectively administered to serve the needs of all who find themselves in the workers’ compensation system.

Yours truly,

Timothy A Clausen | President 2020-2021 | Iowa Association of Workers’ Compensation Lawyers