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Sam Charnetski

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Sam grew up in Grinnell, Iowa. Upon graduating from Drake University Law School, Sam moved back to Grinnell to join his father in the practice of law. While in Grinnell, Sam maintained a general practice in litigation, estate planning, business formation and governance, and real estate. In 2016, Sam moved to Des Moines to focus his practice on litigation.

Now with Pearson Bollman Law, in the West Des Moines Office, Sam’s practice focuses on Estate Planning, Probate, and Litigation – with an emphasis on Trust and Estate Litigation, Commercial Litigation, Personal Injury Litigation, and Real Estate Litigation. Sam’s addition to the firm represents Pearson Bollman Law’s commitment to providing quality representation to its clients. Throughout Sam’s career, he has focused his practice on representing individuals and small businesses and continues to do so today. When not in the office, Sam enjoys spending time with his wife, Ashley, golfing, skiing, or serving his community through his involvement in various volunteer organizations.


University of Northern Iowa

  • Political Science, 2010

Drake University Law School

  • Juris Doctor, 2013

Professional Affiliations

Iowa State Bar Association; WealthCounsel; ElderCounsel; and the Jack D Levin Family Law American Inns of Court of Greater Des Moines.

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