Brian W. Foddrill is the owner of Foddrill Law Firm in Ankeny, Iowa and Stillman Law Firm in Clear Lake, Iowa. Stillman Law Firm has been serving North-Central Iowa since 1913. Brian is also a REALTOR® with Hunziker & Associates Ankeny Metro. Since 1993, Brian has been involved in the real property profession in one way or another. From a carpenter, to custom home builder, REALTOR® and real estate attorney, Brian has been involved in the development and progress of the Des Moines metro area for over 25 years.

Brian has been or currently is a member of several organizations including Urban Land Institute, Iowa Environmental Council, American Bar Association, Iowa State Bar Association, Polk County Bar Association, Cerro Gordo County Bar Association, President of the Drake Law Business Society; local, state and national Association of REALTORS®, and the local, state, and national Home Builders Associations.

Brian is certified by the U.S. Green Building Council as a LEED® Green Associate, holds the National Association of REALTORS® Green Designation, is a member of the Des Moines Area Association of REALTORS® Professional Standards Committee, and was a chapter author of the 2019 Real Estate Law Manual issued by the Real Estate and Title Section Council of the Iowa State Bar Association.

Brian currently practices in Family Law, Real Property & Landlord Tenant, Foreclosure Defense, Probate & Estate Planning.

Practice Areas


Family Law

Real Property & Landlord-Tenant
Estate Planning & Probate
Business Organization




Iowa State University - 2013
​     -B.S. Business Management
​     -Minor, Psychology
Drake University Law School - 2015
     -Business Law Certificate
​     -Public Service Certificate



LEED® Green Associate

NAR Green Designation




Iowa, 2016​
United States District Court for the Southern District of Iowa, 2016
United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of Iowa, 2016


Associations, Memberships and Organizations


Iowa State Bar Association

    * Member Probate, Trust & Estate Planning Law Section

    * Member Real Estate and Title Law Section
Polk County Bar Association
Board Member Ballard Clay Bombers Trap Club (2018-2020)
U.S. Green Building Council, Iowa Chapter
Iowa Environmental Council
​Urban Land Institute, Iowa Chapter

Home Builders Association of Greater Des Moines

Home Builders Association of Iowa

National Home Builders Association

Des Moines Area Association of Realtors (DMAAR)

    *Member Professional Standards Committee (2018-2020)

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