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Case No. 18-0490

Russell L. Newhall
Marcia Elaine Newhall Roll


Russell L. Newhall


Marcia Elaine Newhall Roll

Attorney for the Appellee

Megan R. Rosenberg

Attorney for the Appellant

Thomas D. Hanson and Jesse R. Johnston

Court of Appeals

Court of Appeals Opinion

Opinion Number:
Date Published:
Mar 20, 2019

            Appeal from the Iowa District Court for Hardin County, Gregg R. Rosenbladt, Judge.  REVERSED AND REMANDED.  Considered by Tabor, P.J., and Mullins and Bower, JJ.  Opinion by Bower, J.  (7 pages)

            Marcia Roll appeals and Russell Newhall cross-appeals the district court’s taxing half Newhall’s trial and appellate attorney fees against Roll on remand.  OPINION HOLDS: We find the court erred in taxing plaintiff’s appellate attorney fees as costs and made no finding as to the reasonableness of Newhall’s trial attorney fees.  We reverse the decision of the district court and remand for further proceedings.

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