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William P. Prowell

William P. Prowell, Shuttleworth & Ingersoll, P.L.C.

Practice Areas

  • Banking and Finance Law
  • Business Law
  • Construction Law
  • Environmental and Natural Resources Law
  • Real Estate Law

Contact Information

William P. Prowell
Attorney, Senior Vice President
Shuttleworth & Ingersoll, P.L.C.

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

William’s Assistant

Name: Tiffany Olson
Phone: (319) 731-2210

About William P. Prowell

William Prowell is a Senior Vice President at Shuttleworth & Ingersoll, P.L.C. William’s work focuses on real estate, business transactions, historic tax credits, zoning and banking. Bill serves as chair of the firm’s Real Estate Practice Group and the Client Development Committee.


  • Trinity College, B.A. History (1976)
  • Drake University, J.D. (1981)

Professional Affiliations

  • Iowa State Bar Association (Member of the Business Law, Environmental & Natural Resources and Real Estate & Title Law Sections)
  • Linn County Bar Association

Awards and Recognitions

  • Listed as a Great Plains Super Lawyer®– 2013-2015 –Real Estate, Business/Corporate, Banking
  • Listed in The Best Lawyers in America®–Land Use and Zoning Law, Municipal Law, Real Estate Law
  • Listed in Chambers USA®, America’s Leading Lawyers for Real Estate
  • Martindale-Hubbell, Inc. Rating “AV”
  • Leadership For 5 Seasons (class of 1985)

Community and Personal

  • St. Luke’s Hospital (Board Member and Chair)
  • Area Substance Abuse Council (Board Member)
  • Horizons – A Family Service Alliance (Board Member)
  • Neighborhood Development Corp (President and Director)
  • Iowa Legal Aid (Volunteer Attorney)
  • Iowa Health System (Past Board Member)
  • Corridor Metro Area Planning Organization (Former Advisory Committee)
  • Cedar Rapids Metro Economic Alliance Small Business Innovation Council
  • Corridor Business Alliance Regional Economic Development Strategic Plan Committee
  • Regional Policy Board of the America Hospital Association (2008 – 2010)

Recent News Updates

From the Desk of William P. Prowell

Construction Law, Shuttleworth & Ingersoll, P.L.C.

Iowa Mechanic’s Notice and Lien Registry and Additional Notices for Residential Construction Projects

Effective January 1, 2013, Iowa’s system for filing residential and commercial Mechanic’s Liens has changed and additional notices are now required for residential construction projects. An online, centralized filing system with the Iowa Secretary of State, called the Mechanic’s Notice and Lien Registry (MNLR), has been established for posting notices and mechanic’s liens. The MNLR can be found at You will no longer be able to file Mechanic’s liens with the local clerk of court.

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