Ag Law Attorney

Drake Agricultural Law Center Fellow

Ed is no longer at the Center.  After more than four years of working as the staff attorney, he took a job at Orsborn, Milani, Mitchell, & Goedken, LLP in Centerville, Iowa in September.

He can be reached at
105 West Van Buren Street
P.O. Box 518
Centerville, Iowa 52544
Telephone: 641-856-3251 Fax: 641-856-5548
Email Ed

Ed Cox began his fellowship with the Drake Agricultural Law Center in the Spring of 2010.  Ed is a 2009 graduate of Drake University Law School, graduating with a Certificate in Food and Agricultural Law.  During his time as a Drake student Ed served on the Drake Journal of Agricultural Law and published two notes in the Journal, Waters for Fighting: Is Missouri Groundwater Allocation Law Adequate to Cope with Increased Demand and Shall We Gather at the River? An Analysis of Iowa’s Rivers and Streams as Recreation-based Economic Development Resources.  Ed completed summer internships with the Iowa Natural Heritage Foundation and the Dallas County Attorney’s Office and worked as a law clerk on the NRCS Easement Programs Team.

Ed grew up in a small town in the Missouri Ozarks and received a B.S. from Missouri State University in Springfield, MO.  Prior to his legal career Ed was enlisted in the U.S. Coast Guard, serving aboard the Coast Guard Cutter Escanaba out of Boston.