Laura Laubenthal Pattermann, a Council Bluffs attorney, has been selected for admission to the Bar of the Supreme Court of the United States.

The admission ceremony will take place before the full panel of justices on Monday at the Supreme Court Building in Washington, D.C.

Pattermann is among 37 attorneys nationwide - and the only attorney from Iowa or Nebraska - selected by the American Bar Association to be sworn in by the nine justices of the United States Supreme Court.

A reception for admittees and guests will be held Sunday evening in Washington, and a brunch will follow the swearing-in ceremony Monday morning at the Supreme Court Building.

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Pattermann is a partner in the law firm of Gallner and Pattermann.

She and her husband, T.J. Pattermann, live in Council Bluffs. They have two daughters, Morgan, 5, and Lauren, 1.

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