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Stephen B. Jackson, Sr.

Stephen B. Jackson Sr., Shuttleworth & Ingersoll, P.L.C.

Practice Areas

  • Estate Planning, Wills, and Trusts
  • Family Law
  • Real Estate Law

Contact Information

Stephen B. Jackson, Sr.
Shuttleworth & Ingersoll, P.L.C.

Phone: (319) 365-9461
Fax: (319) 365-8443

Stephen’s Assistant

Name: Tina Tonne
Phone: (319) 731-2358

About Stephen B. Jackson, Sr.

Stephen B. Jackson, Sr. has practiced law for 50 years and is a member of Shuttleworth & Ingersoll’s Family Law Group. He also was the founder and former chair of the Linn County Bar Association’s Family Law Group for many years. Prior to joining Shuttleworth & Ingersoll, P.L.C., Mr. Jackson practiced at Jackson and Jackson PLC in Cedar Rapids with his son.


  • Coe College (B.A. 1959)
  • University of Iowa (J.D., 1964)

Professional Affiliations

Active or formerly active in the following organizations:

  • Alternative Services, Inc.
  • American Association for Justice (Family Law Section)
  • Cedar Rapids City Planning Commission
  • Chair, Linn County Board of Supervisors Redistricting Commission
  • Chair, Linn Phoenix Club
  • Iowa Association for Justice (past Treasurer, Secretary and member of Board of Governors; Outstanding Key Person Award; Family Law Section)
  • Iowa Legal Aid (Volunteer Lawyers Project Award; Volunteer Lawyer)
  • Justice for All Pac, Trustee
  • Linn County Bar (past Treasurer; Board of Governors; Chair, Family Law Committee)
  • Linn County Compensation Board

Awards and Recognitions

  • First Recipient Outstanding Key Person Award, Iowa Association for Justice
  • 2000 Recipient Volunteer Lawyers Project Award
  • 2009 Linn County Democratic Hall of Fame
  • 2014 National Legal Services Pro Bono Award
  • 2014 Recipient of 2nd Annual Citizenship Award, Linn County Bar Association
  • 2017 Recipient of the Rolland E. Grefe Pro Bono Publico Award, Iowa State Bar Association

Community and Personal

  • Assistant Linn County Attorney (1964-1970)
  • City Attorney, City of Center Point (1974-1980)
  • City Attorney, City of Lisbon (1984-1989)
  • St. Pius X Church (past President Parish Council)
  • Parish Nurse Advisory Council
  • 1983 Chair Regis School Board

Representative Work/Cases

  • In re Marriage of Benson, 545 N.W.2d 252 (1996) (division of pension plan in dissolution)

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