Chris Wendland has been practicing law in Waterloo, Iowa for more than 20 years. His areas of practice are extensive, and he applies diligence and care to all he does. He has served ordinary folks and small business owners as well as big companies with nationwide business interests. Chris has gained significant experience handling complex business matters and also litigating disputes in Iowa and federal courts. The breadth of his practice experiences means that Chris is able to provide well-rounded perspectives to matters that involve negotiating and documenting transactions, handling vigorous disputes, or something in between. Whether you are moving forward with exciting new plans or dealing with a current problem, Chris is skilled to help meet your needs and knows that you value cost-effective solutions.
Other pages on this site will tell you more details about Chris and what he does. Chris's practice has revolved primarily around the areas of business, employment, real estate, estate planning, probate, and municipal law. The majority of his practice has been transactional – he helps people negotiate, review and draft documents, and generally get things done. He has also represented clients in many lawsuits that relate to these areas of practice. Many attorneys restrict their practice to either transactional or litigation work. Because Chris has significant experience at both, he can be better at both – anticipating issues, crafting better solutions, and understanding the stakes and likely outcomes involved.