Dane is engaged in civil litigation, particularly in agriculture law, commercial litigation, personal injury, administrative law and government affairs. His background in both the government and judicial processes make him uniquely qualified to handle our clients’ complex needs.

Prior to joining Wandro & Associates Dane worked as a multi-client lobbyist at the Iowa Capitol, successfully navigating the legislative, political and administrative processes for clients. He also worked as a member of the legislative staff, having direct involvement with several high-profile issues that impacted Iowa. Dane first began practicing law in 2011 as a civil litigation defense attorney.

Whether practicing law in court room or working at the Capitol, Dane’s goal remains solving clients’ problems. He prides himself on knowing everything possible about a client’s case and using whatever skills necessary to resolve it.

Bar Admissions

  • State of Iowa (2013)

  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Iowa (Pending)

  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Iowa (Pending)

  • State of Indiana (2011) (Inactive)


  • The University of Iowa (B.A. 2008, with honors)

  • Valparaiso University (J.D. 2011, with honors)

  • Membership and Activities

  • Iowa State Bar Association

Academic Involvement

  • Valparaiso University Law Review, Associate Editor & Notewriter