515-283-2147 515-283-2147

Jennifer D. L. Jaschen, Des Moines, Iowa Trial Lawyer

Contact Information

505 Fifth Avenue, Suite 729
Des Moines, Iowa 50309
Phone: (515) 283-2147
Fax: (515) 283-1002
Email: jjaschen@pattersonfirm.com

Practice Areas

General practice, including, but not limited to:

  • Business Law (new business organization, buy-sell agreements, liquidations);
  • Contracts (drafting, negotiation, review);
  • Mechanics Liens;
  • Real Estate (title opinions, easements, closings, deeds);
  • Estate Planning (wills, trusts, powers of attorney);
  • Special Needs Planning (special needs trusts, Miller trusts);
  • Probate (small estates, regular estates, will admissions);



  • The University of Iowa: Bachelor of Business Administration 2010, with honors distinction
  • Drake University Law School: Juris Doctorate 2013
    • CALI Excellence for the Future Award in Constitutional Law II
    • Polk County Probate Court Clerkship (Fall 2012)

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Commercial Real Estate Women (2014-Present)
  • American Bar Association (2013-Present)
  • Polk County Bar Association (2013-Present)
  • Iowa State Bar Association (2011-Present)
  • Polk County Women Attorneys (2011-Present)

Volunteer Associations and Memberships

  • Iowa State Bar Review School (2011-Present)
  • Gloria Dei Lutheran Church
    • Harmony in Spirit (2015-Present)
    • Praise Team (2012-Present)
    • Sisters in Song (2012-Present)
    • Chorale (2011-Present)
  • Beta Gamma Sigma Business Honor Society Member (2009-Present)
  • National FFA Organization (2002-Present)
    • Lifetime Alumni Member of Wapsie Valley FFA Chapter, Iowa FFA Association, & National FFA Organization
    • American FFA Degree Recipient


  • Iowa Women and the Law 2012 by Iowa Commission on the Status of Women
    • Contributed to ‘Credit and Finance’ and ‘Wills and Probate’ Sections


Travel, Cooking, Performance Arts, Reading, and Spending Time with Friends and Family