J. Barton  Goplerud

Shindler, Anderson, Goplerud & Weese, P.C.
Shindler, Anderson, Goplerud & Weese, P.C.
5015 Grand Ridge Dr., Ste. 100, West Des Moines, IA 50265 United States


Bart represents clients in class action, personal injury, medical malpractice, product liability, and workers’ compensation cases. He is licensed to practice in all Iowa state and federal courts and is a member of the American Bar Association, the Iowa State Bar Association, and the American Association for Justice. Bart earned his bachelor’s degree from the University of Iowa in 1982 and his law degree from Drake University in 1990. Bart and his wife Leslie live in Booneville.

Bar Admissions

Iowa, 1990

U.S. District Court Northern District of Iowa, 1990

U.S. District Court Southern District of Iowa, 1990


Drake University Law School, Des Moines, Iowa


Honors: Order of the Coif

Law Review: Drake Law Review, Editor

University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa


Published Works

“Liability of Schools and Coaches: The Current Status of Sovereign Immunity and Assumption of the Risk”, 39 Drake Law Review 759


Adjunct Professor, Negotiations, Pre-Trial Advocacy and Mediation, Drake Law School, 1993–Present

Professional Associations and Memberships

Iowa State Bar Association, Member

American Bar Association, Member

American Association for Justice, Member

Federal Bar Association, Member

National Trial Lawyers, Member

Class Action Trial Lawyers, Member

American Institute of Personal Injury Attorneys

Public Investors Advocate Bar Association(PIABA)

Practice Areas

Wrongful Death

Medical Malpractice Law


Surgical Mistake

Personal Injury

Automobile Accidents

Slip and Fall

Products Liability Law

Workers' Compensation

Consumer Protection Law


Wage and Hour Violation

Class Action/Anti Trust Violation

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