Edmund H. Carroll joined Lane & Waterman in 1986 and has 33 years of legal experience. He is admitted to practice in Iowa, Illinois and Wisconsin. Ed practices in Corporate & Transactional Law, dealing primarily with:
Examples of representative transactions include:
Ed has been recognized by Chambers USA, America’s Leading Lawyers in the fields of corporate law and mergers & acquisitions. Best Lawyers has again chosen Ed Carroll to be recognized in the 26th Edition of The Best Lawyers in America for his high caliber of work in the practice areas of Corporate Law and Mergers and Acquisitions Law. Ed Carroll has been recognized by his peers since 2010.
From 1985 to 1986, Ed served as a counsel for U.S. House of Representatives Financial Services Committee. In 2007, the Scott County Family YMCA awarded Ed the Visionary Leadership Award.
Ed is active in the Quad Cities, currently serving the following community organizations:
For over 21 years, Ed served as the Iowa Chair for the Georgetown University Alumni Admissions Program. Also, for at least 20 years, Ed served as the Chair at the Assumption High School Foundation (Davenport, IA).
Ed received his B.A., in History, with distinction, from Georgetown University and his Juris Doctor from Marquette University Law School. He resides, with his wife Molly, in Bettendorf, IA. They have three adult children, working in San Francisco, New York City, and Columbus, OH.
Georgetown University (B.A. in History, with distinction, 1980)
Marquette University Law School (J.D. 1985)
Counsel, U.S. House of Representatives Financial Services Committee (1985-1986)
Wisconsin – 1985
Iowa – 1986
Illinois – 1987
U.S. District Court, Southern District of Iowa – 1987
U.S. District Court, Northern District of Iowa – 1987
U.S. District Court, Central District of Illinois – 1987
Member, American Bar Association
Member, Illinois State Bar Association
Member, Iowa State Bar Association
Member, Rock Island County Bar Association
Member, Scott County Bar Association
Member, Wisconsin State Bar Association
• Since 2010, recognized in The Best Lawyers in America (Corporate Law, Mergers and Acquisitions Law)
• Martindale-Hubbell Distinguished Rating
• Scott County Family YMCA, Visionary Leadership Award (2007)
Board of Trustees, Chairman of the Nominating and Governance Committee, St. Ambrose University
Board of Directors, Chairman of the Governance Committee, Scott County Family YMCA (Past Chairman)
Member, YMCA of the USA National Committee on Membership Standards Region II Subcommittee
Board of Directors and Past Chair, Genesis Health Services Foundation
Board of Directors, Genesis Philanthropy
Past Board Member (2002-2017) and Chairman of the Board of Directors, Assumption Foundation for K-12 Schools
Past Iowa Chairman, Georgetown University Alumni Admissions Program (1988-2017)
Co-author, Organizing Corporations, Chapter 56 in M. Volz, Jr., 3 Iowa Methods of Practice (2014)
Co-author, “The Iowa Business Corporation Act: Corporate Governance Through the Articles of Incorporation and Bylaws,” 40 Drake L. Rev. 805 (1991)
Author, The Palimpsest, “Davenport’s Golden Building Years,” March/April 1982, Vol. 63, No. 2, page 61.
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