I have built my practice and my Firm around the principle that service to the client and service to the community are equally important.

Nolden Gentry


As one of the Firm’s founding partners, Nolden Gentry has a long history of serving clients in the Des Moines legal community. His practice focuses primarily on business law, governmental affairs, not-for-profit and real estate development. Nolden is known for his work, both as a lawyer and as a volunteer, with not-for-profit organizations. He has served as legal counsel for the Greater Des Moines Chamber of Commerce, the Iowa School Board Association, Des Moines Development Corporation, Delta Dental of Iowa and Neighborhood Development Corporation.

Nolden received both his undergraduate degree and his law degree from the University of Iowa. He has received a number of professional honors throughout his nearly 50-year career and has served on the board of directors for a number of community entities, including Bankers Trust, the University of Iowa Foundation, Mid-Iowa Health Foundation, the Civic Center of Greater Des Moines and Delta Dental of Iowa Foundation.




University of Iowa College of Law, J.D., 1964

University of Iowa, B.A. 1960

Bar Admissions

Iowa 1964


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