Timothy McCarthy II
About Timothy McCarthy IIWith 30 years of experience in representing clients, Timothy McCarthy knows how to take on the most challenging cases and proactively defend his clients in every situation. His path toward his legal career started after receiving his B.A. from Drake University. He studied law at Drake University's Law School and earned his Juris Doctor in 1983. Since graduating, his has become licensed to practice not only in Iowa, but also in the U.S. District Court in the Northern and Southern Districts of Iowa, the U.S. Court of Appeals, the Eighth Circuit Court and the U.S. Supreme Court.
Now, Timothy McCarthy is a founder and partner at his own firm, McCarthy & Hamrock, P.C. He represented clients in West Des Moines and the surrounding areas when they face charges such as DUI, drug offenses, or white collar crimes. He is experienced in federal charges, and is able to represent clients that face these serious offenses as well. He believes in keeping open communication with each client so they can feel confident through each step of the daunting criminal justice process.
Timothy McCarthy continues to increase his knowledge of his field and stay up to date on current issues as a member of legal associations including the Iowa Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, NORML, the Polk County Bar Association, and Phi Alpha Delta. He has also served as a teacher at Drake University's Trial Advocacy Institute, and continues to speak at criminal law seminars.
- Criminal Law
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
|U.S. Supreme Court|
|Member, Polk County Bar Association|
|Member, Iowa Bar Association|
|Member, American Bar Association|
|Life Member, National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers|
|Member, Iowa Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers|
|Member, Legal Committee, National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws|
|Member, Phi Alpha Delta|
WEBSITES & BLOGS
Attorney Timothy McCarthy just obtained three seperate dismissals for three seperate clients, all before he had his morning coffee!— Timothy McCarthy II (@McCarthyHamrock) October 18, 2011
Attorney Aaron Hamrock was able to get a felony charge dropped for a client while he was at a three day jury-trial this week!— Timothy McCarthy II (@McCarthyHamrock) October 14, 2011
Goodmorning Followers! Looks like it is going to be another full day at the Polk County Courthouse. Trial for a big case.— Timothy McCarthy II (@McCarthyHamrock) October 11, 2011
Attorney Timothy McCarthy was quoted in the Des Moines Register regarding one of his criminal cases. http://bit.ly/oP920F— Timothy McCarthy II (@McCarthyHamrock) September 28, 2011
You can count on us to work tirelessly to ensure the best possible outcome for your case and keep you well-informed every step of the way.— Timothy McCarthy II (@McCarthyHamrock) September 28, 2011
If you are charged with a crime, please contact us today at (515) 279-9700 for a free consultation.— Timothy McCarthy II (@McCarthyHamrock) September 28, 2011