Where Every Injury
-Is Personal-

Where Every Injury Is Personal

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Pursuing Justice For You In West Des Moines And Across Iowa

If you have suffered a serious injury or the death of a family member due to the carelessness of another, you understand the value of personal responsibility. You want fair compensation for the damages you have suffered, but above all you seek accountability.

Hixson & Brown, P.C., was founded for the purpose of assisting injured people and their families in their pursuit of justice. Our lawyers have more than 70 years of experience litigating personal injury claims and medical malpractice claims throughout the state of Iowa. We litigate these claims in both state and federal courts as necessary when seeking the compensation you need to move forward after an accident.

Hixson & Brown
Gets Results


Medical Malpractice / Gastric Bypass Surgery / Post-operative Infection


Professional Negligence claim


Medical Malpractice / Birth Related bowl injury


Motor Vehicle Collision / death


Medical Negligence / HELLP Syndrome / Post-pregnancy death
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Highly regarded by our peers:

Our firm has received Martindale-Hubbell’s highest peer review rating of AV Preeminent.* Russ Hixson has received the Outstanding Member Award from the Iowa Association for Justice in 2020 and is a member of The National Trial Lawyers – Top 100 Trial Lawyers.

A long history In West Des Moines:

Our law firm has been a part of the West Des Moines community for decades. We understand the unique challenges you’re facing after an accident, and we take these factors into account when developing a legal strategy for your case.

An exclusive focus on Injury Law:

Our attorneys only work on injury cases, ensuring you partner with a firm that has a deep understanding of Iowa’s personal injury laws that your case requires.

Millions recovered for our clients:

Whether it is a car crash, medical error or another form of negligence that caused your accident, we have obtained numerous six- and seven-figure settlements and verdicts for our clients.

AV®, AV Preeminent®, Martindale-Hubbell Distinguished and Martindale-Hubbell Notable are certification marks used under license in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell® is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the anonymous opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Rating™ fall into two categories – legal ability and general ethical standards

Dedicated to advocating for personal injury victims in West Des Moines and across Iowa

J. Russell Hixson
Top 25 Medical Malpractice Trial Lawyers
The National Trial Lawyers Top 100 Trial Lawyers
America's Top 100 Attorneys
Million Dollar Advocates Forum
Best Of The Best Attorneys: Top 10 2020 Family Law Firm
American Jurist Institute Top 10 Attorneys

Call Today For A Free Consultation

For more information about our services or to schedule a no-cost, no-obligation case review, please call our West Des Moines office at 515-650-4531 or toll-free at 800-229-9854. You may also contact our team via our online contact form.