Jeffrey M. Lamberti

Managing Partner

Ankeny & Des Moines Business Law - Jeffrey LambertiLocation

Ankeny, Iowa





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Jeff is a founding member of the firm. He practices primarily in the areas of business law, real estate law, estate planning and probate.

Jeff served in the Iowa Legislature from 1995-2006, including three years as President of the Iowa Senate. He has extensive experience in state government affairs as well as state and federal campaigns and he currently serves as the Chair of the Iowa Racing and Gaming Commission.

Outside of his law practice, Jeff also serves as the President of the Iowa Barnstormer Arena Football Team and is a member of the Board of Directors of Casey’s General Stores, Inc.


Areas of Practice

Business Law

Real Estate Law

Estate Planning and Probate



Bar Admissions

Iowa, 1989



Drake University Law School, Des Moines, Iowa

J.D. – 1989

Honors: With Honors

Law Review: Drake Law Review, 1988-1989

Drake University, Des Moines, Iowa

M.B.A. – 1989

Drake University, Des Moines, Iowa

B.A. magna cum laude – 1985

Major in Political Science/Economics


Professional Associations and Memberships

Iowa State Bar Association

Pro Bono Activities

President, On With Life Foundation, 2007-Present

Board Member, On With Life, Inc., 1993-Present

Board Member, Pacific Battleship Center (USS Iowa)

Member, Youth Homes of Mid-America Board of Trustees