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Case No. 18-0490

Russell L. Newhall
v.
Marcia Elaine Newhall Roll

Appellee

Russell L. Newhall

Appellant

Marcia Elaine Newhall Roll

Attorneys for Appellee

Megan R. Rosenberg

Attorneys for Appellant

Thomas D. Hanson and Jesse R. Johnston

Court of Appeals

Court of Appeals Opinion

Opinion Number:
18-0490
Date Published:
Mar 20, 2019
Summary

            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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