Gary J. Streit, Shuttleworth & Ingersoll, P.L.C.

Practice Areas

  • Business Law
  • Employee Benefits
  • Estate Planning, Wills, and Trusts
  • Health Law
  • Labor and Employment Law
  • Mediation and Arbitration
  • Tax Law

Contact Information

Gary J. Streit
Attorney, Chairman of the Board
Shuttleworth & Ingersoll, P.L.C.

Phone: (319) 731-2316
Fax: (319) 365-8443

Gary's Assistant

Name: Clare A. Birdsell
Phone: (319) 731-2314

About Gary J. Streit

Gary Streit is serving as chairman of the board of Shuttleworth & Ingersoll, P.L.C. Gary's practice focuses on estate and business succession planning, qualified plans and employee benefits, taxation, and other general business matters. Gary was president of the firm from 2002 through 2016.


  • Iowa State University, B.S. Industrial Administration (Accounting) (with distinction) (1972)
  • University of Iowa, J.D. (with high distinction) (1975)
  • Passed the Certified Public Accountant Exam (Iowa, 1975)

Professional Affiliations

  • American Bar Association (Member of the Taxation Section)
  • Iowa State Bar Association (Member of the Business Law, Probate & Trust Law and Taxation Sections) (Business Law Section Council Chair-1990-1992) (Way and Mean Committee Chair-1995-1999)
  • Linn County Bar Association
  • American College of Trust and Estate Counsel (Fellow)

Awards and Recognitions

  • Best Lawyers’ Cedar Rapids Trusts and Estates (2013) and Tax Law (2012) “Lawyer of the Year”
  • Listed in The Best Lawyers in America®--Employee Benefits Law (ERISA), Tax Law and Trusts and Estates
  • Listed as a Great Plains Super Lawyer®--Employee Benefits/ERISA, Estate Planning & Probate
  • Listed in Chambers USA®, America’s Leading Lawyers for Business in Corporate and Mergers and Acquisitions.
  • Martindale-Hubbell, Inc. Rating “AV”
  • Junior Achievement of Eastern Iowa Business Hall of Fame Laureate (2016)

Community and Personal

  • American Cancer Society (Past Member of National Board of Directors, Chairman-2004) (Midwest Division, President-1998-2000, Board of Directors)
  • American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network (Past Member of Board of Directors; Chairman 2002)
  • United Way of East Central Iowa (Board of Trustees)
  • Horizons (Board of Trustees)
  • Cedar Rapids Metro Economic Alliance (Large Investor Council) (Formerly Priority One - Advisory Board Member, Chairman-2003)
  • Iowa Legal Aid (Volunteer Attorney)
  • Iowa State University College of Business (Dean's Advisory Council Member)
  • Iowa State University Foundation (Board of Directors; Audit Committee Chair)
  • Iowa Tobacco Use Prevention and Control Commission (Commissioner and Past Chair)
  • CR Downtown Rotary (Past President)
  • Helen G. Nassif Community Cancer Center (Chairman)
  • Cedar Rapids Public Library Foundation (Board of Directors)
  • Tanager Place Foundation (Board of Directors)

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