Kristymarie Shipley, Shuttleworth & Ingersoll, P.L.C.

Practice Areas

  • Labor and Employment Law
  • Litigation
  • Professional Malpractice

Admitted to Practice in

  • Iowa
  • Northern District of Iowa
  • Southern District of Iowa

Contact Information

Kristymarie Shipley
Associate Attorney
Shuttleworth & Ingersoll, P.L.C.

Phone: (319) 365-9461
Fax: (319) 365-8443
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Kristymarie's Assistant

Name: Paula M. Pohlpeter
Phone: (319) 731-2376

About Kristymarie Shipley

Kristymarie is an Associate Attorney whose practice focuses on litigation and labor & employment. She is  fluent in Spanish.

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  • University of Florida, B.A. Spanish (2005)
  • University of Florida, B.S. Psychology (2005)
  • University of Iowa College of Law, J.D. (2015)
    • Legal Opportunity Fellow
    • Transnational Law & Contemporary Problems—Senior Note & Comment Editor 2014-2015
    • Baskerville Traveling Moot Court Team

Professional Affiliations

  • American Bar Association
  • Iowa State Bar Association
    • Labor and Employment Law Section Council
  • Linn County Bar Association
    • Summer Outing CLE Committee
  • Linn Law Club

Awards and Recognitions

  • Burns H. Weston International Human Rights Essay Prize 2014
  • Iowa State Bar Association Graduating Senior Award 2015
  • William L. Boyd Public Service Award – Highest Service Honors 2015
  • Dean’s Award for Academic Excellence in Sex-Based Discrimination, December 2014
  • Jurisprudence Award for Academic Excellence in Critical Race Theory, May 2015

Community and Personal

  • Iowa Legal Aid (volunteer attorney)
  • Junior Achievement Classroom Volunteer

Speeches and Publications

  • Student Note: Stateless: Dominican-born Grandchildren of Haitian Undocumented Immigrants in the Dominican Republic
    • 24 Transnat’l L. & Contemp. Probs. 459 (Fall 2015)
  • Comment:  Should I be “Shipley” or “Flores Collazo” Today?: The Racialization of the Law Student and Legal Workplace Candidate
    • 31 Berkeley J. Gender L & Just. 183 (Summer 2016)
  • Boundary Disputes, ISBA Bridge the Gap Seminar, September 2018
  • Ethics: Privacy, Data Security & Cybersecurity, Women in eDiscovery, September 2018
  • Ethics: Privacy, Data Security & Cybersecurity, Iowa Paralegal Association Spring Seminar, April 2018
  • Roundtable Speaker, Grinnell College's Racing Iowa Conference, April 2018
  • Accident Investigations, East Central Iowa Safety & Health Conference, February 2016, February 2017, and February 2018
  • Adventures in Service of Process, Guest Speaker at Professor Stella Elias's 1L Civil Procedure Course, March 2017
  • Mentoring a Millennial in Litigation, Iowa Trial Academy, February 2017 (Co-Presented with Connie Alt)
  • Trump and the Workplace, Great River Human Resource Association, February 2017
  • You Got Served! Responding to Subpoenas as an Employer, S&I Fall Seminar, November 2016
  • Money, Money, Money: FLSA Compliance, Iowa SHRM Pre-Conference, September 2016 (Co-Presented with Mark P.A. Hudson)
  • FMLA & ADA Leave: The 50,000-foot View, S&I Fall Seminar, November 2015

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