Richard F. Mitvalsky

Richard F. Mitvalsky

Richard F. Mitvalsky - Gray, Stefani & Mitvalsky, PLC


  • 319-364-1535319-364-1535

Fax: 319-364-1562

Cedar Rapids, Iowa


Assistant: Carol A. Brown

Areas of Practice

Divorce & Family Law
Child Custody & Care
Juvenile Law
Guardianships & Conservatorships
Guardian Ad Litem
Civil Trial
Business Law
Real Estate Law
Wills, Trusts & Estates
Collaborative Divorce Law

Bar Admissions

U.S. District Court Northern District of Iowa


Drake University Law School, Des Moines, Iowa, 1996
J.D. with Honors

Drake University School of Journalism & Mass Communications, Des Moines, Iowa, 1996

University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, 1993

Professional Associations and Memberships

National Association of Counsel for Children
Iowa Advisory Board

National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges

American Bar Association
Family Law, Real Estate & Probate Law, Business Law Divisions

Iowa Bar Association
Family & Juvenile Law Committee

Linn County Bar Association Board of Governors

Linn County Bar Association
Family Law and Bench-Bar Committees

Linn County Juvenile Law Group

Iowa Supreme Court Advisory Committee, 2009 – Present
Rules on Juvenile Procedure

Iowa Supreme Court Advisory Committee, 2006 – 2007
Rules on Juvenile Procedure

Iowa Supreme Court Advisory Committee, 2002 – 2003
Juvenile Court Best Practices

Iowa Court Improvement Project
Child Welfare Stakeholders Panel and Due Process Task Force (past)

Pro Bono Activities

Kids First Law Center Board of Directors
National Czech & Slovak Museum and Library Board of Directors
Linn County Community Empowerment Governance Board
KCCK-88.3 Citizens Advisory Committee
Forty Under 40 Corridor Business Journal 2007 Award Recipient
Iowa State High School Swimming Official (past)
YMCA Board of Directors (past)