He will practice from the firm’s Des Moines office.
An experienced trial attorney, Joensen works in and out of the courtroom to help clients manage, mitigate and resolve product liability and environmental disputes. Since 2010, he has gone to jury trial as lead counsel 17 times. Joensen has also served as lead counsel in five different evidentiary hearings in federal district court. In addition to his experience in product liability and environmental matters, Joensen has represented clients in commercial disputes, including bankruptcy matters and class actions.
Prior to entering the legal profession, he served as an adjunct professor of communications disorders at Iowa State University. Joensen received his J.D. from the University of Iowa College of Law, a master’s in speech-language pathology from the University of Iowa and a bachelor’s degree from Iowa State University, with distinction.