Crary Huff Law Firm

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A Collective Expertise

When you work with us, you will work with a specialized team. The attorneys dedicated to your project will work collectively and bring the knowledge and experience needed to achieve an exceptional outcome.

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Areas we practice

Our attorneys represent clients in a wide range of practice areas. In each of these areas, we have a specialized team dedicated to addressing your needs.

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Our practice began in the Sioux City area more than 125 years ago. Our celebrated Siouxland roots continue to be an important part of our identity. We have since built a strong presence throughout Iowa, South Dakota, Nebraska, and beyond. We will remain a dependable legal resource for your business and families.

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Brothers William and Sam Crary arrive in Ute, Iowa, a small farming community in Northwest Iowa. They establish their law and insurance office, the combination of which was common at the time. They ride their horses throughout the farming region to sell insurance and offer legal services.

Hff history 1920

After the death of William Crary, Sam moves the practice to Sioux City, Iowa. Together with William’s son, Ralph, they begin building the Firm in Sioux City and adding partners.

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In 1954, Wallace Huff joins the practice and the Firm becomes known as the Crary Huff Law Firm. In 1967, Wally’s son, Stewart, joins the Firm after his return from serving in the Army.

Hff history 1996

Crary Huff celebrates its 100 year anniversary. Bruce Crary addresses the crowd at the celebration held at the Anderson Dance Pavilion.

Hff history 2006

Former Crary Huff partner Daryl Hecht is appointed to the Iowa Supreme Court. Daryl was previously appointed to the Iowa Court of appeals in 1999, joining a long line of Crary Huff attorneys appointed to the bench, including Ralph Crary – Woodbury County District Court (1944), Robert Clem – Woodbury County District Court (1989), and Steve Jensen – First Judicial Circuit Court, South Dakota (2003), South Dakota Supreme Court (2017), Chief Justice of the South Dakota Supreme Court (2021).

Hff history 2016

Crary Huff moves to its new office space at 329 Pierce Street in Sioux City, marking the modern era of the Firm.

Hff history 2022

Crary Huff is one of the largest firms in the Siouxland region with specialized practitioners providing legal services in a wide range of practice areas.

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Crary Huff Open House

Join us for an open house celebrating our recent office expansion! Crary Huff Law Firm was founded in 1896 and has since grown into the largest law firm in Siouxland. The Firm first moved into their current Downtown office in 2016 after renovating a portion of the building’s second floor.

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Crary Huff Law Firm Office Expansion

Crary Huff Law Firm Director of Operations, Sara Lias, spoke with Rock Solid regarding our recent office expansion project with MBW Construction. We worked with MBW in 2016 for the first phase of our 329 Pierce Street. office renovation. Since then, our firm has continued to grow and so,…

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Attorney Jacklyn Fox Admitted to Practice in South Dakota

Congratulations to attorney Jacklyn Fox on her admission to practice law in South Dakota. Jacklyn is the most recent Crary Huff attorney to obtain South Dakota licensure. This achievement was made even more special when Chief Justice Steven R. Jensen, a former Crary Huff partner, administered Jacklyn’s oath. Jacklyn…

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