Practice Areas

Insurance Defense:

Yunek Law Firm handles litigation for several national and regional insurers in the North Iowa area. Those claims typically involve motor vehicle accidents, premises liability, construction liability and general liability. Yunek Law Firm combines actual jury trial experience with the claim handling philosophy of companies to seek fair resolution of all claims by negotiation, if possible, and trial, when necessary.

Representative clients include Nationwide Insurance Company, EMC Insurance Companies, American Family Insurance Company, Farm Bureau Mutual Insurance Company, West Bend Insurance Company, Great West Casualty, Pharmacists Mutual Insurance Company.

Personal Injury: Personal injury accidents, whether from motor vehicles, property, construction, or fire occur daily. Issues of fault and compensation can be complicated, especially for the inexperienced dealing with large insurance carriers. Yunek Law Firm has the experience of thousands of cases to help deal with the specific facts of a case and to obtain the compensation that clients deserve. Personal injury cases are normally taken on a contingency basis, so no fee is incurred unless we collect for the client.
Criminal Law: As part of its dispute resolution business, Yunek Law Firm maintains a strong presence representing people charged with criminal violations ranging in severity from OWI and drug possession to assaults resulting in injury and even death. The firm has resolved many high profile cases through plea agreements where possible and trial, when necessary.
Dissolution:

Many people looking for a family lawyer have emotions ranging from anger to anxiety to relief. Rich Piscopo has been there, for many years, both personally and professionally. He will respect and understand your situation.

Our dissolution clients have the option of choosing limited legal representation or full legal representation in their dissolution. Rich will offer practical and realistic advice about the law and potential outcomes. And while settlement is often the best option, he recognizes and has the experience of trial when necessary.

Construction Litigation Construction Litigation can be legally and factually complex. Yunek Law Firm has represented builders, owners, insurers and developers in many types of residential and construction litigation and the resolution of these often complicated lawsuits
Employment Law: Yunek Law Firm has handled cases alleging employment discrimination by reason of gender and age, sexual harassment cases, FMLA and retaliation. Richard was an employment and labor litigation lawyer in San Diego and has given lectures in the area of employee/employer relations.