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Randy DeGeest

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Randy DeGeest
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Current Court Information:
Iowa District Eight
Title:   Associate judge
Active:   2009-12/31/2020
Past position:   Attorney in private practice
Past term:   1979-2009
Personal History
Undergraduate:   Drake University, 1974
Law School:   Drake University, 1978
Candidate 2014:
Candidate for:  8A District Court
Position:  Retention
State:  Iowa
Election information 2014:
Incumbent:  Yes
Election date:  11/4/2014

Randy DeGeest is a district associate court judge of District 8A of Iowa. He was appointed to this position in 2009.[1] He was retained on November 2, 2010.[2] He was retained again in 2014 for a term that expires on December 31, 2020.[3]



See also: Iowa judicial elections, 2014
DeGeest ran for retention to the 8A District Court. The general election took place on November 4, 2014.[3]


DeGeest received his B.A. in political science in 1974, and his J.D. in 1978 from Drake University.[1]


  • 2009-2020: District associate judge, Iowa District Eight
  • 1979-2009: Attorney in private practice
  • 1981-2009: Attorney, Oskaloosa Community School District
  • 1994-2009: City attorney, Oskaloosa
  • 1979-1990: Judicial hospitalization referee
  • 1979-1986: Part-time magistrate, Mahaska County[1]

Awards and associations

  • Member, Mahaska County Bar Association
  • Member, Iowa State Bar Association
  • Member, Iowa Association of School Bard Attorneys,
  • Member, Mediation Services of Eastern Iowa
  • Member, Iowa Association of Mediators[1]

See also

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