Magistrate Dennis Jasper was appointed to serve Scott County in 2005. He earned his B.D.A. Degree from the University of Iowa in 1971, and his law degree from the University of South Carolina in 1974. He has been in law practice since 1974 with the firm of Stafne, Lewis and Jasper. Dennis Jasper is a member of the Scott County and Iowa State Bar Associations. He has served as Secretary of the Scott County Bar Association since 1988 and as a member of its Executive Council for five years. He has also served as a participant at the Young Lawyers' Luncheon, a volunteer participant for Mock Trials, a Davenport Civil Rights Commission Volunteer, volunteer legal counsel representing defendants in domestic violence actions, a participant in the Scott County Bar Association's Lawyer Referral Service and a participating attorney in the Pro Bono Program co-sponsored by HELP Legal Assistance and the Scott County Bar Association.