Overview

Terri Combs is a business litigator and trial lawyer with East Coast experience and Midwest reliability. She represents clients within the investment banking and financial services industry in securities litigation and enforcement, and represents companies and their executives in corporate governance and M&A disputes.
Terri practiced for 11 years in New York City before returning to the Midwest and Faegre Baker Daniels. She has tried matters to jury verdict and successfully represented clients in actions throughout the country. She remains licensed in New York as well as Iowa, and holds her law degree from Georgetown University Law Center.

Credentials

Bar Admissions

New York
Iowa

Court Admissions

U.S. Supreme Court
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit
U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Iowa
U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Iowa
U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York

Clerkships

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit, Hon. Myron H. Bright, 1982-1983

Education

Georgetown University Law Center
J.D.

Missouri State University
B.A. summa cum laude

Leadership & Community

Professional Associations

  • Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association — Law & Compliance Division
  • Iowa State Bar Association
  • Polk County Women Attorneys

Firm Leadership

  • Faegre Baker Daniels Management Board Member — 2012-present
  • Financial Services Industry Team — Steering Committee, 2012-present
  • Des Moines Office Leader, 2008-13
  • Faegre & Benson Nominating Committee — Chair 2010; Member 2009
  • Faegre & Benson Forum for Women's Achievement — Steering Committee, 2011

Honors

  • Judicial Conference Planning Committee for the Eighth Circuit— Appointed by U.S. District Chief Judge Robert Pratt as district representative, 2012
  • Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business — Litigation: General Commercial, 2012-18
  • Great Plains Super Lawyers — Business Litigation, 2009, 2011-18; Securities Litigation, 2014-18
The Faegre Baker Daniels website uses cookies to make your browsing experience as useful as possible. In order to have the full site experience, keep cookies enabled on your web browser. By browsing our site with cookies enabled, you are agreeing to their use. Review Faegre Baker Daniels' cookies information for more details.