Founded in 1918, we are proud of the history of Noah Smith & Schuknecht as a Charles City law firm.
Ralph A. Smith has been practicing law in Iowa since 1976. He received his preparatory education at Carleton College and graduated from the University of Iowa College of Law. Mr. Smith was the Assistant County Attorney of Floyd County, Iowa during 1979-1990. He then went on to be the City Attorney of Charles City, Iowa from 1994 to present. Mr. Smith is a Member of Floyd County and Iowa State Bar Associations.
Cynthia Schuknecht admitted to bar, 1990, Iowa. Preparatory education, University of Northern Iowa (B.A., 1978); legal education, University of Iowa College of Law (J.D., with distinction, 1990). Member: Floyd County (Secretary-Treasurer, 1990-93; President, 1993-94), 2A Judicial District, Iowa State (Grievance Commission, 1996-2006; Judicial Nominating Commission, 1996-2002) and American Bar Associations.
Brad Sloter is an associate attorney with Noah Smith & Schuknecht. He worked as a law clerk for the firm in the summer of 2012, and he began working as an attorney at the firm after being admitted as a member of the Iowa Bar in September 2013. Brad is a Charles City native who graduated from Charles City High School in 2006. Brad graduated from Coe College (Cedar Rapids, Iowa) in 2010 with a B.A. in Business Administration. He earned his J.D., with high distinction, from the University of Iowa in 2013. Brad is a current member of the Charles City Lions Club.