J. Michael Weston

2720 First Avenue, N.E., P.O. Box 1943
Cedar Rapids, Iowa 524061943

Areas Of Arbitration

Sexual Harassment



1980, Iowa; U.S. Supreme Court; U.S. Court of Appeals, Eighth Circuit; U.S. District Court, Northern and Southern Districts of Iowa

Law School

University of Iowa, J.D., 1980

Law School Graduation Year



University of Iowa, B.A., 1977


Linn County (Chairman: Fee Arbitration Committee, 1988-1992; Chairman, Ethics and Grievance Committee, 1992-1998; Member, Board of Governors, 1996-2001; President, 1999-2000), Iowa State (Member: Litigation Section; Board of Governors, 2000—) and American (Member, Sections on: Litigation; Tort and Insurance Practice) Bar Associations; Iowa Defense Counsel Association (Member, Board of Directors, 1995—; Chairman: Jury Instruction Committee, 1996-1997; Chairman, Legislative Committee, 1997-2002; Secretary, 2000-2001; President Elect, 2001-2002; President, 2002-2003); International Association of Defense Counsel (Member, Advocacy, Practice and Procedure and Casualty Insurance Committees; Faculty, IADC Trial Academy, 2003); Defense Research Institute (Member, Product Liability and Casualty Insurance Committees)


Omicron Delta Kappa. Editor, Moot Court Board, 1980. Adjunct Professor, Mount Mercy College, 1981-1987. Fellow: Iowa State Bar Association; Iowa Academy of Trial Lawyers.