Lawyers Serving Waterloo
While our home office is in Cedar Rapids, we have decades of experience fighting for clients’ rights in Waterloo and throughout Eastern Iowa. Attorney Gary Nelson is often asked to represent injured workers and disabled people from Northern Iowa including the Waterloo/Cedar Falls metro area and surrounding communities like Evansdale or Waverly.
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Waterloo City worker awarded 175 weeks of compA worker for the City of Waterloo was struck by a track hoe. The City denied liability for some of the injuries. following Arbitration the City was ordered to accept all injuries, pay all medical, allow the client to direct medical care, and pay 175 weeks of permanency.
$1,050,000 car accident wrongful death settlement
The family of a rural Iowa man killed after a garbage truck collided with his pickup truck received a $1,050,000 settlement for claims against the waste disposal company and under insured motorist carrier.
Waterloo School District
Graciela de Maldonado, claimant, filed a petition in arbitration seeking workers’ compensation benefits from Waterloo Community School District, employer and United Wisconsin Insurance Company, insurance carrier as defendants. The case resulted in Waterloo School District being ordered to pay weekly benefits and additional medical treatment.
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Rush & Nicholson is on your side. In addition to local knowledge and experience of serving Waterloo, our team of specialized attorneys are experts in workers compensation, personal injury, social security disability, and employment laws in Iowa. We’ll can help you win your case and get the results you deserve.
News in Waterloo
Find news related to our work in Waterloo and laws in the area.
Largest-Ever Union Wage Increase in Iowa
The Carter Lake Peace Officers Association, a union representing eight police officers in Iowa, has won what is believed to be the largest collectively bargained wage increase in Iowa’s history.…Learn More
UIHC Workers File Suit
Nate Willems once again puts workers’ rights first. University of Iowa Hospital employees wanted to file a lawsuit against their employer for delaying overtime pay. Some UIHC employees reported receiving…Learn More
Bob Rush Honored With Award
Bob Rush, Lawyer, and Partner with RUSH & NICHOLSON, P.L.C., was featured in the Gazette for his contributions to the community: “Rush, a lawyer with Rush and Nicholson, received the…Learn More
Gary Nelson Testifying to Iowa Senate
On March 1, 2017 Attorney Gary Nelson testified before an Iowa Senate subcommittee in Des Moines, Iowa on the (then proposed) changes in the Iowa Workers’ Compensation Law. You can see…Learn More