has a real estate department consisting of 18 attorneys, many of whom practice in other areas of the law which intersect with real estate, such as real estate litigation, property tax appeals, environmental law and estate planning. The firm has three offices in central Iowa and performs real ... estate-related legal work throughout the state, in the areas of residential real estate, agricultural real estate, commercial real estate, industrial real estate and various tax credit transactions. The firm carries out residential and commercial lending work for financial institutions and insurance companies including Wells Fargo Bank, N.A., U.S. Bank, N.A., and many other regional or local institutions. It has represented Facebook in matters concerning its investments in Iowa and negotiating tax incentives, and worked with the City of Des Moines on the development of a multi-building mixed-use project in downtown Des Moines. It does work for developers including R & R Investors and Hubbell Realty Company.