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About Danny Cornell

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Danny was born and raised in Mount Pleasant, Iowa. In his early adulthood, he made his way through the northeastern USA and experienced active military service & deployment, eventually taking his experiences with him to settle back in his hometown. Upon arriving back to Mount Pleasant, Danny built Cornell Injury Law alongside his family and the growing CIL team.

He’s a man who appreciates and lives in harmony with God’s grace.

“I didn’t expect I’d become a lawyer, I wanted to help people find peace through working as a minister.”

– Danny Cornell

When Danny’s not working, you can find him sponsoring local sports teams and enjoying his evenings grilling in the backyard, going to church, and enjoying the outdoors with his family.


Evangel University in Springfield, Missouri Alum – Undergraduate

University of Iowa College of Law Juris Doctoral Alum – Law School

Early Career

Danny Cornell spent some of his early years in Long Island, NY, as a minister. In his early life, he was drawn to bringing people peace and has taken that with him from his time as a minister throughout his career and personal life.

He worked in the U.S. military reserves & on deployment as an engineer as well as an administrative specialist.

Your Dedicated Legal Advocate

Danny Cornell is known, loved, and respected for being a fierce, thoughtful leader who is aggressive in fighting for the rights and dignity of his clients throughout Iowa.

Danny is proud to raise his two kids and dog, Cash, in Mount Pleasant, Iowa.

Danny has over 25 years of experience winning and achieving justice as a trial lawyer. Book a free consultation with us to learn more about Danny and the Cornell Injury Law team.