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    June
    18
    2014

    Attorney Robert R. Gagan to be Sworn in as State Bar President

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    Madison, WI – On Wednesday, June 25 at 4:45 p.m., Attorney Robert R. Gagan of Green Bay will be sworn in as State Bar of Wisconsin president in conjunction with the State Bar’s Annual Meeting & Conference at the Grand Geneva Resort in Lake Geneva. Gagan will serve a one-year term beginning July 1, 2014. He will succeed Patrick J. Fiedler of Madison.

    Andrea GageFor more information contact Attorney Andrea Gage, public relations coordinator, State Bar of Wisconsin. She can be reached at org agage wisbar wisbar agage org, or by phone at (608) 250-6025.

    Gagan is a partner at Calewarts, Duffy & Gagan in Green Bay. Gagan served as a special prosecutor in the Brown County District Attorney's Office in 2011 and 2012. Prior to law school, Gagan served as a bank examiner for the Federal Reserve Banks of Cleveland and Minneapolis. Gagan is a graduate of Marquette University Law School. He earned an MBA from the UW Milwaukee, and a BBA (majoring in Finance and Marketing) from UW Madison. Gagan is a very active member of his community: he co-founded the Brown County Free Legal Clinic, where volunteer attorneys answer legal questions from members of the Latino community.

    “As president, my job is to implement the historic mission of our 136-year-old organization,” said Gagan. “We will work together to help young lawyers start their careers and succeed. We will promote diversity and encourage our next generation of new leaders. We will make an impact on public policy and help strengthen the reputation of the courts. We will also strongly encourage volunteerism and leadership in our communities.”

    Who:

    Attorney Robert R. Gagan

    State Bar Members

    What:

    Presidential Swearing In

    When:

    Wednesday, June 25

    4:45 to 6:00 p.m.

    Where:

    Grand Geneva Resort

    7036 Grand Geneva Way. Lake Geneva

    Evergreen Ballroom