About The Firm
Foss, Kuiken, Cochran, Helling & Willman, P.C. (FKCH&W) is a “general practice” law firm located in the heart of Fairfield, IA, within walking distance of the Jefferson County Courthouse.
The firm was founded in 1979, and the professional corporation includes Craig Foss (Counsel), Tim Kuiken, Sarah Cochran (Retired), Lucas Helling Vanessa M.Y. Willman, and Amanda Surchi Lederer.
We offer a full range of legal services, including abstracts of title certified with the Iowa Title Guaranty Program.
The partners believe it is their duty to give back to the community, and they practice this belief in their daily lives by serving on numerous boards and supporting many worthy causes. Please select from the menu above to learn more about the firm and the services our partners provide to clients who live in Fairfield or Southeast Iowa, or who have business dealings in the area.
To Work With Us
Most of our engagements begin with a phone call
Feel free to call our office at 641-472-3129 or send us a message.
If you have a specific attorney you’d like to work with, our receptionist will refer you to that attorney’s assistant to schedule an appointment or call.
The assistant for the attorney you’ll be working with can provide general fee information in advance of your first attorney contact. Please be advised that FKCH&W does not provide free initial consultations, but we are willing to consider deviation from the firm’s standard fee under special circumstances.
The attorneys of Foss, Kuiken, Cochran, Helling & Willman, P.C. specialize in a number of practice areas. Here are a few:
Business Entities & Transactions
In addition to advising clients on choice of business entity issues, FKCH&W represents many clients in all stages of business development from the initial stages of organization to the acquisition of existing businesses. We consult with businesses on a variety of matters.
FKCH&W also specializes in family law which involves all types of marital, family, and relationship issues including: Adoptions, Conservatorships, Dissolution of Marriage (divorce), Guardianships, Modifications of divorce decrees, and Pre-marital agreements.
FKCH&W offers legal services associated with real estate transactions. Typically, when selling real estate a buyer/seller works with a realtor who helps them negotiate a purchase agreement. Your attorney will work with your realtor at all stages of the transaction to coordinate everything that needs to be done.
For a full listing, visit the “Practice Areas” page.
The partners are passionate about giving back to the community. We sit on numerous boards and we and our staff support many worthy causes. Find out more about our specific work in the community by visiting each attorney’s bio page.
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