Kahler, Steven J.

123 North Main StreetMaquoketa, IA 52060- 2202

Updated: 06/22/2016


Office Info

Current Employment Position(s)

  • Partner

Practice Areas

  • General Practice
  • Family Law
  • Municipal Law
  • General Litigation
  • Real Estate
  • Estate Planning
  • Probate & Estate Administration
  • Business & Commercial Law

Representative Clients

  • Maquokata State Bank
  • Jackson County Regional Health Center
  • Maquokata Community School District
  • City of Bellevue, Iowa


Bar Admissions

  • Iowa, 1987
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Iowa
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Iowa
  • U.S. Federal Courts, 1986
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 8th Circuit

Other Affiliations

  • Dillon Inn of Court , 1995 - Present (Past President)
  • Iowa State Bar Association (Member)
  • Jackson County Bar Association, 1993 - Present (Past President)


  • Martindale Hubbell AV Rating
  • Golden Seal Award- Iowa Coalition Against Domestic Violence

Pro Bono Activities

  • Representation of victims of domestic abuse, 1996 - 2011
  • Represent Indigent clients on behalf of the Volunteer Lawyers Project
  • Representation of variety of non-profit organizations

Past Positions

  • Dixon, Dixon & Jessup, P.C., Partner/Shareholder, 1986 - 1993


  • Drake University Law School, Des Moines, Iowa, 1986
    Honors: With Honors
    Honors: "Order of the Coif"
  • University of Northern Iowa, Cedar Falls, Iowa, 1982
    Honors: With Honors
    Major: Public Relations

Office Information


123 North Main StreetMaquoketa, IA 52060- 2202


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