About Us


The Santema Law Office is a general practice law firm located in Rock Valley, Iowa, established by Jeffery W. Santema, Attorney at Law. Mr. Santema is licensed to practice law in the states of Iowa and South Dakota.

Mr. Santema is a Rock Valley native and graduate of Dordt College in Sioux Center, Iowa. He received a Master of Divinity Degree from Trinity Evangelical Divinity School in Deerfield, Illinois and a Juris Doctor Degree from the University of Nebraska College of Law in Lincoln, Nebraska.

He served for more than fourteen years as legal counsel to the Nebraska Legislature, before returning to Rock Valley to establish the Santema Law Office. Mr. Santema has received various awards for his public service and has authored numerous articles for legal and other publications. He is a member of the Iowa State Bar Association, State Bar of South Dakota, and the Nebraska State Bar Association.

The Santema Law Office is committed to the provision of professional, ethical, and competent legal services. We welcome your inquiries on a variety of legal matters.

There is no fee for an initial consultation, and referral where necessary.