Theodore, or Ted, was born in 1956 and grew up in Sioux City. He obtained his undergraduate degree from Briar Cliff College in 1978 and is a 1981 University of Iowa College of Law graduate. Ted has been licensed to practice in the State of Iowa since 1981. He is also licensed in the federal and bankruptcy courts of Iowa. After working as a Law Clerk/Deputy Clerk with the United States District Court for the Northern District of Iowa in Cedar Rapids and as an Assistant Woodbury County Attorney, Ted commenced the private practice of law in 1984. He has been with the firm since 1993. Ted is a member of the Iowa and Woodbury County Bar Associations.