Attorney at Law

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John Becker received his education at the University of Iowa: (B.A.-1972; J.D.-1975).  He was admitted to practice law in the State of Iowa in 1975. 

John Becker, Attorney At Law, has a General Practice, including but not limited to:

  • Personal Injury/Accident Claims
  • Divorce (Including mediation)
  • Criminal (Including OWI)
  • Real Estate Matters
  • Wills & Estates
  • Bankruptcy

John Becker photo Prior experience:

After graduating from the University of Iowa Law School in 1975, John Becker worked in a legal aid office in Ottumwa, Iowa; worked in private practice; and worked in a landlord-tenant legal aid office in Detroit, Michigan. He returned to Dubuque and opened a private legal practice in 1978. Mr. Becker has practiced law in Dubuque for approximately 35 years. He has served as a judicial magistrate, is a former member of the Iowa State Grievance Commission and has previously taught criminal law at Loras College. He is certified to mediate disputes involving the dissolution of marriages and other family law matters.


John Becker is the father of 4 children:
Mary (husband, Mathew Rysavy) – University of Iowa Medical School
Hans – University of Iowa Law School
Greta – Wahlert High School
Franz – Wahlert High School

John Becker is a member of St. Anthony’s Church and a member of the Catholic Worker Community. Additionally, John Becker is actively involved with Dubuque Rescue Mission.

John Becker is also an Officer & Director of Friends of Inharrime (Nonprofit organization that provides nutritional & financial support to children in Mozambique, Africa).

In addition to the above mentioned organizations; John also provides assistance to Kids Against Hunger – Dubuque (Nonprofit organization that provides nutritional support to families in Haiti) and to Friends of Homacho (Nonprofit organization that provides support to children and families in Ethiopia).

When not working or involved in various humanitarian organizations, John enjoys walking and exercise, reading, music, theater, the arts & the Detroit Tigers! 

For more information and the legal service you deserve, contact the Law Office of John R. Becker

John Becker

Attorney At Law

3065 Vail Trail Ct.
Dubuque, IA 52001

Phone: (563) 583-9102
Fax: (563) 557-8807


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