Shannon Dell'Orfano Simpson

Shannon Dell'Orfano Simpson

Council Bluffs, Iowa
Shannon Dell'Orfano Simpson is a partner in the law firm of Telpner Peterson Law Firm, LLP. Her practice focuses on family law. She received her B.S. from Northern Arizona University in 1994 and her Juris Doctorate from Creighton University School of Law in 1997. She has been admitted to practice in the state and federal courts of Iowa and Nebraska as well as the 8th Circuit Court of Appeals. She is a member of various local, state and federal bar associations as well as the Iow Trial Lawyers Association and Association of Trial Lawyers of America. She is also a member of the Iowa Family Law Section Committee of the Iowa State Bar Association.

Areas of Practice

  • Family Law

Bar Admissions

  • Iowa, 1997
  • Nebraska, 1998
  • U.S. District Court District of Nebraska, 1998
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Iowa, 1997
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 8th Circuit, 1998


  • Creighton University School of Law, Omaha, Nebraska
    • J.D. - 1997
  • Northern Arizona University
    • B.S. - 1994

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Pottawattamie County Bar Association, Member
  • Fourth Judicial District Bar Association, Member
  • Iowa State Bar Association, Member
  • Nebraska State Bar Association, Member
  • American Bar Association, Member
  • Iowa Trial Lawyers Association, Member
  • Association of Trial Lawyers of America, Member
  • Iowa Family Law Section Committee, Member