Upper Midwest Pension Rights Project

General Contact Information

Des Moines, IA 50314

Who We Are


Iowa Legal Aid's Upper Midwest Pension Rights Project provides information, counseling, and representation regarding pensions sponsored by employers, unions, and governments, including defined benefit plans and defined contribution plans such as 401(k) plans. 

Who We Serve

  • Statewide
Cirumstances and languages in which interpreters are provided

Iowa Legal Aid's goal is to communicate effectively with our clients. We can use large print, Relay Iowa, language translation service, or other steps for effective communication. Interpretation and translation services and reasonable accommodations will be provided at no cost to qualified applicants.

Please let us know if any special service is needed to provide legal help to you.

Income Guidelines

This project has no income, resource or other financial eligibility requirements.

Is this office accessible by wheelchair? Yes
Does this organization provide access for the hearing impaired? Yes
Eligibility Restrictions

Serves all Iowans, as well as non-Iowans with Iowa-related pension issues, regardless of income, age, financial or other restrictions.

Type of Help

This group provides the following types of services based on your legal needs and its resources:
  • Other
Description of Services

Advice & assistance with pension issues, including filing claims and administrative appeals, but no legal representation in court.

Last Review and Update: Mar 23, 2020
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