About Traci

Born and raised in Cedar Rapids, Traci Vercande has roots in the community and a deep understanding of its people and their values, commitment to family and friends, and work ethic.  As a result, she is uniquely positioned to understand her clients’ goals, fears, and needs.

Traci has the skills and ability to strongly advocate for you from the time you first walk through her door until your case is resolved. There are various ways your case may be resolved, including settlement, mediation, and pursuing your case through the court system.  Traci will listen to you and take the time to understand your situation and concerns.  After careful evaluation, she will clearly explain options, legal procedures, and advice so that you can make well informed decisions.

Traci’s skills include:

  • Advocacy
  • Negotiation
  • Legal analysis
  • Attention to detail
  • Logical reasoning
  • Persuasiveness
  • Sound judgment

Practice Areas

  • Family Law
    • Divorce & Dissolution of Marriage
    • Child Custody & Child Support
    • Guardianship
    • Adoptions
    • Mediation
    • Juvenile Law
    • Domestic Abuse
  • Other Law Areas
    • Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI)
    • Worker’s Compensation

Education

  • Drake University Law School, Des Moines, Iowa, Juris Doctor, 1994
  • University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa, Bachelor of Arts, 1987

Professional Memberships

  • Iowa State Bar Association
  • Iowa Association for Justice
  • Linn County Bar Association

Admissions to Practice

  • State of Iowa
  • United States District Court, Northern District of Iowa