Brent Cashatt

CashattWarren Family Law, P.C.



Drake University Law School/1989/J.D.

Admitted to Practice


AAML Position(s) Held

  • President, American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers (2022-present)
  • President-Elect (2021-2022)
  • First Vice President (2020-2021)
  • Vice President (2017-2020)
  • Co-Chair, AAML/ABA-FLS Liaison Committee (2020-present)
  • , Admissions Standards and Procedures Committee Liaison (2019-present)
  • Ex Officio, Budget & Finance Committee (2020-present)
  • Member, By-Laws & Policies Committee (2020-present)
  • Executive Committee Liaison, Chapter Leaders (2020-present)
  • Co-Chair, Hennenhoefer Council, (2020-2021)
  • Chair, Long Range Planning Committee (2020-present)
  • Executive Committee Liaison, National Test Committee (2020-present)
  • Chair, Membership Task Force (2018-2020)
  • Chair, Sponsorship Committee (2017-present)
  • Lifetime Member, AAML Foundation
  • Board of Governors (2012-2016)
  • Chair, Membership Committee (2015-2016)
  • Chair, National Test Committee (2012-2015
  • 2019-2020)
  • Co-Chair, AAML/NBTA Committee (2012-present)
  • Member, CLE Committee (2013-2014)
  • Council of Committee Chairs (2012-present)
  • Member, Admissions Process Committee (2011-2012
  • 2013-2016)
  • Member, Lecturer & Mentor, Institute of Family Law Associates Committee (2010-2014).

Legal Organizations

  • Diplomate, American College of Family Trial Lawyers
  • Board Certified Attorney in Family Law, National Board of Trial Advocacy
  • Fellow, International Academy of Family Lawyers
  • Member: Polk County, Iowa State (Member, Sections on: Family and Juvenile Law
  • Chair, 2010-2011
  • Governing Council, 2002-2011 & 2012-2018) and American Bar Assn. (Member, Sections on: Family Law)
  • Assn. of Family and Conciliation Courts
  • Permanent Member and Chair, Iowa Board of Law Examiners, (2005-2013).

CLE Presentations

  • “Shared Parenting: What it Takes to Succeed”, Iowa State Bar Association’s Family Law Seminar (2022)
  • “Witness & Evidence Tips in Family Law Cases”, West Virginia Family Law Seminar (2019)
  • “Cadillac or Chevy? Providing High Quality, Affordable & Trustworthy Process”, AFCC 53rd Annual Conference (2016)
  • “What You Always Wanted to Ask a Financial Expert but Were Afraid to Ask”, Iowa State Bar Association Family Law Seminar (2015)
  • “Should I Stay or Can I Go? Assessing Relocation Issues”, AAML Annual Meeting (2014)
  • “When to Employ a Financial Professional”, Iowa Association for Justice, Family Law Seminar (2013)
  • “Preparing Client’s for Effective Mediation & Settlement”, Iowa State Bar Association, Family Law Seminar (2011)
  • “The Best of the Best in Family Law Documents”, Iowa State Bar Association, Family Law Seminar (2011)
  • “The Child Support Guidelines: Clean Answers to Questions You’re Afraid to Ask”, Iowa State Bar Association, Family Law Seminar (2010)
  • “Mediation & Domestic Violence/Ethical Issues”, (2006)
  • “The Relocation Case”, Iowa State Bar Association, Family Law Seminar (2001)
  • “Drafting & Litigation of Prenuptial Agreements in Iowa”, National Business Institute (1996)
  • “Antenuptial Agreements”, (1993).

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