David A. Dettmann
Firm: Lane & Waterman LLP
Address: 220 North Main Street, Suite 600
Davenport, IA 52801
University: Luther College, B.A., 1971; Drake University, M.B.A., 1974, Drake University, J.D., 1974
Admitted: 1974, Iowa, U.S. District Court, Southern District of Iowa and U.S. Tax Court; 1989, U.S. Court of Appeals, Eighth Circuit; 1993, Illinois; 2009, U.S. District Court, Central District of Illinois
Biography: Honors• Listed in The Best Lawyers in America for over 10 years (Trusts & Estates, Real Estate and Employee Benefits)• Chambers USA - America's Leading Lawyers for Business - Real Estate since 2004 (first year of publication)• Member, American College of Real Estate Lawyers - since 1994•Bar Fellowship: American College of Trust and Estate Counsel - since 2000• Supreme Court of Iowa, Recognition for Volunteer Activities (1999)• Luther College, Distinguished Service Award (2001)• Illinois Quad Cities Chapter Association of Fundraising Professionals, Outstanding Planned Giving Professional (2006)• Advisors Circle - Community Foundation of the Great River Bend - 2007Professional Associations• Certified Public Accountant (Iowa, 1976)• Member, Iowa Society of CPAs• Member, American Institute of CPAs• Member, National Association of Estate Planners & Councils• Member, Quad City Estate Planning Council (1980-Present); Past Board Member and Officer• Iowa State Bar Association - Board of Governors (1997-2001), liaison to Multidisciplinary Practice Committee and Real Estate & Title Law Section - Member, Committee on Title Standards of The Iowa State Bar Association (1985-1994), Chairman of Title Guaranty Subcommittee (1990-1994), member of committee when Seventh Edition of Iowa Land Title Standards was prepared by the Committee (1993); principal responsibility in development of Title Standard 4.7 dealing with conveyances from trusts including preparation of research paper dealing with Federal Gift, Estate and Iowa Gift and Death Taxes - Member of Real Estate & Title Law Section Council for terms 1993-1996 and 2001-2004, Chair 1994-1996 - Member of Real Estate Modernization Committee (1998-2004), Chair (2001-2004) - Iowa State Bar Association Representative on Iowa Legislative Advisory Committee on Electronic Filing of Real Property Instruments (2000-2001) - Iowa State Bar Association Representative on the Iowa Legislature's County Real Estate Electronic Government Advisory Committee (2005-2006) - Legislative Committee (2008-2009)• Scott County Bar Association - Member, Executive Committee (1980's, 1996-2000) - Chairman, Real Estate/Abstract Committee (1985-1995) with primary responsibility for updating Scott County Bar Association Title Standards (1989) - Has served as a Volunteer Instructor, Scott Community College for Peoples' Law School on Estate Planning and Probate• Member, Iowa State Bar AssociationCommunity• Presidents Rad (advisory committee to the College President), Luther College• Board Member, Community Foundation of the Great River Bend (1996-2004); Chair (2004)• Board Member, Mississippi Valley Regional Blood Center (1984-Present), Chair 1989-1992• Redeemer Lutheran Church, Bettendorf, Iowa, Past Council Member and Past Church Council President; Chair of Building Committees 1986-1987 and 1994-2000; Chair Organ Acquisition Committee 1992-1993; Organ Expansion Committee 2000-2002• Member of Community Advisory Committee, Augustana College (Rock Island, IL) Center for the Study of Ethics 2003 - Present.