Mark L. Tripp


Bradshaw, Fowler, Proctor & Fairgrave, P.C.
801 Grand Avenue
Suite 3700
Des Moines, IA 50309-8004

Tel: 515-246-5871


Mark Tripp has been an attorney with the Bradshaw, Fowler, Proctor & Fairgrave, firm since 1981. He has represented corporate defendants in sixteen different states including Iowa, and has litigated cases to jury verdict in seven different states. He has represented manufacturers of heavy equipment, aviation parts, food products, gas appliances, on-highway vehicles, and above-ground mining equipment.

Mr. Tripp has been selected for inclusion in Best Lawyers in America in the categories of Product Liability Litigation – Defendants, Bet-the-Company Litigation, Commercial Litigation, Insurance Law. His general practice includes, but is not limited to: Product Liability, Trial Law, Toxic Torts.

  • Iowa State University (B.S., with distinction, 1978)
  • Drake University Law School (J.D., with honors, 1980)
    • Drake Law Review, 1979-1980
    • Pi Sigma Alpha

The attorneys in Bradshaw Law Firm’s Product Liability practice area represent individuals, manufacturers and distributors in litigated and non-litigated disputes. We represent clients in litigated matters before state and federal courts in various jurisdictions throughout the United States. Litigated matters have included products such as construction equipment, agricultural machinery, industrial systems, on-highway engines, automobiles, medical devices, pharmaceuticals, consumer goods, aviation components and petroleum products.

As part of its representation, attorneys in the practice area have provided counsel to clients to resolve product related disputes without the need for litigation and assisted in the preparation of contractual agreements to facilitate mutually agreeable results. Attorneys in the Bradshaw Law Firm’s Product Liability practice area currently serve as state and regional counsel for Fortune 500 corporations involved in the manufacture of construction equipment, agricultural machinery and petroleum products.

The principles that shaped Bradshaw, Fowler, Proctor & Fairgrave, P.C. at its inception over a century ago continue to provide the foundation for the Firm today.

The Business & Corporate division provides full-service legal counseling for today’s changing business environment. The Bradshaw Law Firm’s broad transactional practice includes, but is not limited to: Insurance Law; Business Law and Corporate Law; Nonprofit Law; Contracts; Securities; Employment Law and Labor Law; Agricultural Law; Environmental Law; Real Estate Law; Wills, Trusts, Estate Planning & Probate Law; Elder Law; Taxation; Bankruptcy Law; and Commercial Law.

Attorneys in the Bradshaw Law Firm’s Litigation division provide a wide range of representation in litigation matters which include, but are not limited to: Insurance Law and Litigation; Commercial Litigation; Product Liability; Professional Liability; Construction Law and Litigation; Personal Injury Litigation; Municipal Law; Transportation Law and Litigation; Workers’ Compensation; Employment Law and Labor Law; Criminal Law; Alternative Dispute Resolution; and Appellate Practice.

Together, the entire Bradshaw team strives to serve its clients by providing comprehensive, strategic legal representation.