Laura M. Williams



Laura grew up in Imperial, Missouri, just south of St. Louis. She attended the University of Missouri, Columbia, where she studied biological engineering. She worked as a student researcher in an epigenetics laboratory and her research was published in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. Laura then attended the University of Iowa College of Law. There, Laura was the Senior Articles Editor for, and was published in, the Transnational Law and Contemporary Problems journal. Laura’s work includes a general civil litigation practice and criminal defense work.


  • University of Missouri (B.S. 2015)
  • University of Iowa College of Law (J.D. 2019)

Bar Admissions

  • Iowa
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit

Practice Areas

Professional Memberships

  • Linn County and Iowa State Bar Associations
  • Dean Mason Ladd Inn of Court