(PRWEB) June 26, 2013
For the last eleven and a half months Nicholas Pothitakis of Burling Iowa has been serving as the president of the Des Moines County Bar Association President.
The Des Moines County Bar Association is made up of attorneys who are practicing in Des Moines County. Over the last year Mr. Pothitakis has had the responsibility of presiding over the monthly meeting that the association has held, scheduling guest speakers and presiding over all the issues that the association faced. He was officially sworn into office on July 1, 2012 and he will step down on July 1, 2013. This is a one year office.
Mr. Pothitakis said, “Serving as the President of the Des Moines County Bar Association has been a great opportunity and I am grateful for the opportunity to work with so many attorneys and other professionals that I look up to and respect.”
Mr. Pothitakis is a native of Iowa; he attended school at the University of Iowa where he graduated with honors in Finance and Economics. After graduating he left Iowa to attend the University Of Texas School Of Law. After receiving his Doctorate of Jurisdiction he moved back to Iowa and started practicing law. Currently Pothitakis Law Firm P.C. has two locations one in Burlington, Iowa and Keokuk, Iowa where he now specializes in Iowa workers compensation law. In January of 2013 Mr. Pothitakis was recognized by The Best Lawyer as a top listed lawyer in the fields of Workers Compensation Law.
Prior to serving as the President of the Association, Mr. Pothitakis served as the Treasury of the same association. Since 2005 he has been a member of the Iowa Association of Workers Compensation Lawyers. In 2006 and 2007 he was a member of the Board of Governors of the Iowa Trial Lawyers Association. And from 2000 to 2002 Mr. Pothitakis was a member of the Workers’ Compensation Section of the Iowa State Bar Association.
Mr. Pothitakis has been practicing law in Des Moines County Iowa for the last 20 years. He is currently the principle attorney at Pothitakis Law Firm P.C. He specializes in Iowa workers’ compensation claims and work injuries in Iowa.