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Goldberg Kohn is proud that Stephen Henley Locher, a former litigation associate with the firm, has been nominated by President Biden to serve as a U.S. District Court Judge for the Southern District of Iowa. He is currently a Magistrate Judge serving in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Iowa, 

Goldberg Kohn was extremely fortunate to have Steve join the firm after his second year of law school as a summer associate, and then as an associate after he completed a clerkship with the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit. Steve was an outstanding attorney for Goldberg Kohn, excelling in every facet of being a litigator, while also being approachable, level-headed and just plain likable. Steve returned home to Iowa and, like many other Goldberg Kohn alums, went on to become an outstanding Assistant U.S. Attorney. We are proud of Steve and his remarkable career. His nomination has been covered in the following publications: