Todd has over 19 years of trial experience. He has served as the Kossuth County Attorney since 2001 and he continues to serve in this capacity on a part-time basis. Prior to 2001, he served as the Hancock County Attorney for 3 years.
He has represented the State of Iowa in every level of criminal prosecution from Murder in the First Degree to the simple traffic ticket. He has experience in public sector employment law matters and litigation as well as providing legal advice to public agencies, boards and department heads.
His practice areas of experience include but are not limited to: personal injury, general civil litigation, general criminal litigation, high-profile litigation, wills, probate and real estate transactions, environmental law, contracts, civil rights claims, and family law.
He graduated from Algona High School in 1986 and entered Iowa State University that same year. Todd received his Bachelor of Science Degree from ISU in Animal Science in 1991. After engaging in various agricultural endeavors he discovered that his true calling was the law so he enrolled at Thomas M. Cooley Law School in Lansing, Michigan, where he received his Juris Doctor in 1996, and networked with many lawyers and firms from the East Coast area including New York, Massachusetts and Florida.
Todd is licensed to practice law in the State of Iowa and admitted to practice before the United States Supreme Court, the United States Court of Appeals for the 8th District, and the United States District Court for the Northern and Southern Districts of Iowa.
Todd, in his spare time, enjoys fishing, reading and spending time with his wife of 27 years and their four children.
Todd is available to meet with clients anywhere in the State of Iowa, including: Algona, Ames, Ankeny, Clear Lake, Council Bluffs, Davenport, Des Moines, Dubuque, Emmetsburg, Fort Dodge, Garner, Humboldt, Iowa City, Mason City, Okoboji, Spencer, and West Des Moines. If you need a lawyer, please feel free to contact Winkel & Holmes, PLC.