Our Areas of Practice
Corporate & Transactional Law
We help you navigate the legal and regulatory climate that impacts the day-to-day aspects of your operation.
Criminal & Regulatory
Our criminal and regulatory practice, which includes a former United States Attorney and FBI Agent, represents corporate and individual clients facing government investigations or prosecutions alleging fraud, misappropriation, or business-related offenses.
It’s not just technology companies that need a great IP attorney.
Labor & Employment Law
We help guide the decisions that affect the people at your organization.
Litigation & Appeals
We have decades of experience winning cases for our clients.
Mergers & Acquisitions
We have an extensive M&A practice, and we represent clients in all types of corporate transactions, including mergers, acquisitions, joint ventures, and other types of strategic alliances and partnerships.
The municipal law group works with the firm’s labor and employment, real estate, and litigation attorneys to provide counsel to government entities of all sizes, including municipal utilities, school districts, cities, and counties.
Wealth & Succession Planning
Leaving a legacy can take careful planning.
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Team of Attorneys
Each client receives the individualized counsel necessary for his or her legal matters and has the opportunity to work with the attorney who can most effectively and efficiently advise and assist the client based on the attorney’s area of expertise and the client’s needs.Meet Our Attorneys
Abbey Furlong and Grace Mangieri recognized by the Quad Cities Regional Business Journal
Lane & Waterman attorneys Abbey Furlong and Grace Mangieri were recognized by the Quad Cities Regional Business Journal at recipients of Forty Under 40 Awards.
Lane & Waterman attorneys recognized in 2024 edition of Best Lawyers in America
Eleven Lane & Waterman attorneys have been recognized by their peers for professional excellence in the 30th edition of the Best Lawyers in America. In addition, three attorneys were recognized in the third edition of Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch in America for outstanding professional excellence early in their careers.
Summer Associates Feature: Andrew Thompson
The firm’s Summer Associate program gives law students hands-on legal experience after their second year of law school. Summer Associates assist with current client matters, including drafting briefs and transactional documents, attending depositions, arbitration, and mediation sessions; attending client meetings; and observing courtroom practice.