Jack E. Ruesch

Jack E. Ruesch
Partner
25 Main Place, Suite 200
Council Bluffs, Iowa 51503
Phone: 712-325-9000
Fax: 712-328-1946

Practice Areas

Business Law
Real Estate
Wills and Probate
Elder Law
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Jack E. Ruesch is a partner in the law firm of Telpner Peterson Law Firm, LLP. His practice focuses on business law, real estate, wills and probate, trusts and elder law.  He was born in Monroe, Wisconsin and received his B.S. from Iowa State University in 1973 and his Juris Doctorate from Creighton University School of Law in 1976.  He is married and has one adult child.  He is active in his community having served on the boards of civic organizations throughout the metropolitan area.

  • Iowa, 1976
  • Nebraska, 1988
  • U.S. District Court District of Nebraska, 1988
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Iowa, 1977
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Iowa, 1977
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 8th Circuit, 1977

Creighton University School of Law, Omaha, Nebraska

  • J.D. – 1976

Iowa State University

  • B.S. – 1973
  • Pottawattamie County Bar Association
  • Southwest Iowa Bar Association
  • Iowa State Bar Association
  • Nebraska State Bar Association
  • American Bar Association
  • Iowa Association for Justice
  • Alzheimer’s Association of the Midlands, Board of Directors, 2008 – 2015
  • Council Bluffs Planning Commission, Member , 1988 – 1990
  • Council Bluffs City Council, Member, 1990 – 1994
  • Council Bluffs City Council, Mayor Pro-Tem, 1992 – 1994
  • Historic General Dodge House, Board of Trustee 2001 – Present, President 2002 – 2004, Chairman 2015
  • Southwest Iowa Alzheimers Association, Advisory Council, 2005 – Present
  • Mid-America Council Boy Scouts of America, 2002 – 2012
  • Council Bluffs Senior Center, Board of Directors 1990 – 1994, President 1993 – 1994