Theresa Holifield has more than 20 years of experience as a paralegal. She concentrates her practice on litigation matters with particular emphasis in assisting with medical malpractice and personal injury cases. In addition to her litigation work, Ms. Holifield also assists with corporate research in the areas of corporate status and assets.

Theresa assists in all aspects of trial preparation, including reviewing, organizing, and summarizing medical documents and conducting both medical and legal research. She obtains and monitors records requests and prepares deposition abstracts.

In addition, Theresa locates clients and witnesses and conducts criminal background and asset searches.

Theresa joined Hinshaw in 1991. Previously she was for five years a paralegal LaMarca & Landry, P.C., in West Des Moines, Iowa.


A.A., Des Moines Area Community College, 1989; Legal Assistance

B.S., with distinguished honors,, Iowa State University, 1983; Speech and Journalism & Mass Communication