Daniel L. Seufferlein

Daniel Seufferlein is a partner at Ackley, Kopecky & Kingery, LLP, joining the firm in 2009.  Dan maintains a general practice, which includes but is not limited to an emphasis on real estate, civil litigation and business transactional work.  A large focus of Dan’s practice involves real estate and real estate related litigation, representing individuals, businesses and lending institutions.

An Iowa native, Dan graduated from the University of Iowa College of Law in 2001 and was admitted to practice that year. Dan has argued before the United States Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit, the Iowa Supreme Court, the Iowa Court of Appeals, and has tried numerous cases to both judges and juries.

Dan serves on the statewide board for Habitat for Humanity. In 2013, Dan was appointed by Governor Terry Branstad to serve as the attorney representative on the Iowa Title Guaranty Division Board of Directors which oversees the Title Guaranty Division of the Iowa Finance Authority. He was reappointed by Governor Reynolds for a second term in 2019. In 2018, Dan was appointed by the Mayor of Cedar Rapids to serve on the City Planning Commission for Cedar Rapids.  

  • College: Arkansas State University (B.A., 1997)
  • Law School: University of Iowa (J.D., 2001)
  • Year of Admission to the Bar: Iowa, 2001

Admitted to practice before courts of the State of Iowa, U.S. District Court, Northern and Southern Districts of Iowa and the U.S. Court of Appeals, Eighth Circuit.

Dan is also the owner and president of River Ridge Escrow Company, a regional closing and escrow company that handles, on average, between $200 to $300 million in escrow funds annually.

Representative Cases: United States v. Houston, 338 F.3d 876 (8th Cir. 2003), Morales v. Ault2005 WL 5166197 (S.D.Iowa Sept. 28, 2005), In re Marriage of Gilleland, 705 N.W.2d 340 (Iowa Ct.App.2005),  Camp v. Ludens, 695 N.W.2d 503 (Iowa Ct.App.2005),  In re Estate of Eggers, 737 N.W.2d 325 (Iowa Ct.App 2007), Estate of Shaffer v. Hewer, 766 N.W.2d 648 (Iowa Ct.App.2009), High Development Corp. v. Star of the West Co., (Iowa Ct.App.2009).

Daniel  L. Seufferlein

Daniel L. Seufferlein

Phone: 319-393-9090
Email: dseufferlein@akklaw.com
Assistant: Kris Johnson

Attorney Practice Areas:

Estate Planning / Probate
Real Estate
Business Formation