Frank is one of the founding members of Willson & Pechacek, P.L.C. He graduated with a B.A. in business from the University of Northern Iowa in 1966, with distinction and in 1969 from the University of Iowa College of Law, with distinction.
Frank is admitted to practice in Iowa (1969) and Nebraska (1983). Frank served on the Iowa Supreme Court Commission on Continuing Legal Education from 1975 through 1982 and served as a Commissioner in the Iowa Supreme Court Nominating Commission (1991-97). Frank has served on many Iowa State Bar Association councils and committees relating to his law practice in the areas of corporate and probate work, estate planning, trusts and real estate. Frank previously served as Chair of the Iowa State Bar Association Business Law Section.
Frank has lectured at numerous seminars covering various topics including agriculture credit matters, secured transactions, estate planning, all aspects of incorporating and forming limited liability companies for businesses/family farms, drafting of corporate law documents and assessors state school of instruction.
United States Supreme Court
United States Court of Appeals, Eighth Circuit
United States Court of Appeals, Federal Circuit
United States District Court, Northern District, Iowa
United States District Court, Southern District, Iowa
United States District Court, District of Nebraska
United States Court for Federal Claims
United States Tax Court
Supreme Court of Iowa
Supreme Court of Nebraska
Fellow, Iowa State Bar Foundation
Board of Directors and past President, Southwest Iowa Educational Foundation Inc.
Board of Directors, Mercy Hospital Foundation
Chairman, Business Law Section, Iowa State Bar Association (2000-2002)
National Crop Insurance Services, Law Committee
Council Bluffs Estate Planning Council
Board of Directors and Past President, Nile Kinnick I-Club
American Red Cross, Past President and Director of Loess Hills Chapter
Board of Directors, Preserve Council Bluffs
Board of Directors and Past Vice President, Council Bluffs Jaycees
Board of Directors, Pottawattamie County Community Foundation
American Bar Association: Business Law Member; Law Practice Management Member
Iowa State Bar Association: Probate & Trust Law Member; Business Law Member
Nebraska State Bar Association, Business Law Section