Vol. 77, No. 11, November
In the News
New Hires, Promotions, Partners
Timothy B. Anderson, Marquette 2000, has joined
Remley & Sensenbrenner S.C., Neenah, as an associate, focusing on
business law, litigation, collection, employment law, real estate, and
estate planning matters.
Louis Baureis, Missouri-Kansas City 1990, has joined
Gendlin & Liverman S.C., with offices in Milwaukee, Racine,
Brookfield, and Mequon. His practice areas include auto accident, slip
and fall, and nursing home negligence cases.
Michael F. Brown, U.W. 2002, has joined Cross Law
Firm S.C., Milwaukee, as an associate, concentrating in disability,
employee benefits, HIPAA compliance, and small business representation.
He formerly was with WellPoint Health Networks Inc., Milwaukee.
Brian J. Bushaw, U.W. 2004, has joined Kelly &
Habermehl S.C., Madison, as an associate, concentrating in family
Christopher W. Cramer, Marquette 1996, has joined
V.K. Development Corp., Brookfield, as corporate counsel, concentrating
on general corporate/business and commercial and residential real estate
development, leasing, and related maters. He previously was with
McNally, Maloney & Peterson S.C., Milwaukee.
D. Byron Goltz, U.W. 1982, has been promoted to the
rank of captain in the U.S. Air Force Auxiliary and has been assigned as
legal officer to the Milwaukee Emergency Services Squadron, serving as
legal advisor to the squadron commander and as a liaison to local law
enforcement and state and federal agencies.
Aaron T. Haase, Arkansas 2003, has received a
commission in the U.S. Air Force as a judge advocate general. He focuses
on taxation at Offutt AFB, Omaha, Neb.
Gregory T. Kuntsman, Marquette 2002, has joined
Walgreen Co., Deerfield, Ill., focusing on real estate law. He
previously served as corporate counsel with Menards Inc.
Angela E. McGraw, Marquette 2000, has joined the
Milwaukee office of Michael F. Hupy & Associates S.C., as an
associate, focusing on personal injury litigation. She previously was
with Pitman, Kyle & Sicula S.C.
Sara E. Snyder, U.W. 2004 cum laude, has joined
O'Meara Law Firm LLP, West Bend, as an associate, focusing on estate
planning, probate, and real estate law.
Gary Rehfeldt, U.W. 1991, has joined Hazelbaker
& Associates, Madison, primarily concentrating on municipal and land
use law and litigation. He formerly was Walworth County assistant
Mark Vyvyan, U.W. 1997 cum laude, has been elected
as a shareholder at Fredrikson & Byron, Minneapolis. He is with the
litigation and real estate groups, focusing on real estate-related
litigation and transactions and general litigation.
Amalia L. Todryk, Marquette 2003, and Alicia
L. Vander Pas, U.W 2000, have joined Weiss Berzowski Brady LLP,
Milwaukee, as associates in the estate planning practice group, focusing
on business succession planning. Todryk formerly was with
PriceWaterHouseCoopers LLP. Vander Pas previously was with Godfrey &
Chad J. Wiener, Marquette 2001 cum laude, LL.M.
Georgetown with distinction, has joined Western State University College
of Law, Fullerton, Calif., as an adjunct professor, teaching securities
Mergers, Relocations, New Associations
Law Offices of Peter Earle has moved to 700 N. Water
St., Suite 646, Milwaukee. The firm continues to focus on civil rights
and employment law.
he Association for Women Lawyers has chosen the following officers:
president - Catherine M. P. Hertzberg; president-elect
- Ann M. Devine; secretary - Deborah A.
Krukowski; and treasurer - Pamela Pepper, all
The Brown County Women's Bar Association has elected the following
officers: president - Patricia J. Sandoz, De Pere; vice
president of membership - Jodi L. Murphy, Green Bay;
vice president of meetings - Christina L. Peterson, De
Pere; and treasurer - Paula J. Lynch, Green Bay.
The Calumet County Bar Association has elected the following
officers: president - George W. Twohig, Chilton;
president-elect - Timothy R. Halbach, Chilton; and
secretary/treasurer - James R. Ungrodt, Kiel.
Civil Trial Counsel of Wisconsin has selected the following officers:
president - James S. Naugler, La Crosse;
president-elect - Michael P. Crooks, Madison; and
secretary/treasurer - John J. Slein, Brookfield.
Frank J. Daily, Marquette 1968, has been appointed
by Gov. Jim Doyle to the Governor's Advisory Council on Judicial
Selection, which makes recommendations to the governor on filling
vacancies in the state court system. Daily is a senior partner and head
of the national product liability practice at Quarles & Brady LLP,
Laurie Levin, U.W. 1981, has been elected treasurer
of the Florida Bar Health Law Section. She practices health law in the
Orlando office of Baker & Hostetler LLP.
Delos N. Lutton, Chicago 1973, has been named
president-elect of the Union Internationale des Avocats, an
international association of lawyers, bar associations, and law
societies. He is a shareholder with the Milwaukee office of Reinhart
Boerner Van Deuren S.C., focusing on corporate and international
John Schober, Marquette 1976, has been elected chair
of the Wisconsin State Elections Board, which administers election and
campaign laws. He is a shareholder in Schober Schober & Mitchell
S.C., with offices in New Berlin, Oconomowoc, Hartford, and Wauwatosa,
and was in the Wisconsin Assembly from 1982 to 1988.
Richard J. Podell, U.W. 1969, has been appointed to
the ABA Governance Commission, which reviews the efficacy of the ABA's
governing entities. He is with Richard J. Podell & Associates,
Milwaukee, which concentrates in family law.
The Walworth County Bar Association has chosen the following
officers: president - Jeffrey J. De La Rosa, Elkhorn;
vice president - John M. Clair, Delavan; and
secretary/treasurer - Kelly C. Nickel, Delavan.
Pro Bono, Public Service
Michael F. Hupy & Associates S.C., Milwaukee,
has donated $10,000 to the Milwaukee branch of the NAACP Scholarship
Fund. The firm practices in personal injury law.
Jesse S. Ishikawa, Michigan 1980, and Brian
W. Mullins, U.W. 1980, have coauthored Drafter's Guide to
Wisconsin Condominium Documents (State Bar CLE Books 2004),
released in October 2004. Ishikawa is with the Madison office of
Reinhart Boerner Van Deuren S.C. Mullins is with Wickwire Gavin P.C.,
Awards, Degrees, Honors
Joan Ravanelli Miller, Marquette 1983, received a
Ph.D. in clinical psychology from Marquette University in August. Her
dissertation was entitled "The Attitudes and Beliefs Lawyers Have About
Seeking Professional Mental Health Services." She provides coaching,
consulting, and psychotherapy services with Health Psychology
W. Scott Nehs, U.W. 1991, was named one of the "Top
40 Lawyers Under 40" in Illinois by the Chicago Daily Law
Bulletin. He is vice president legal and chief compliance officer
for PepsiAmericas Inc.
Jeffrey Spitzer-Resnick, Boston College 1985,
received a Distinguished Service Award from the Arc-Wisconsin in
appreciation for his support of the organization and for promoting the
quality of life for people with developmental and related disabilities
and their families. He is managing attorney for the Wisconsin Coalition
for Advocacy, Madison.
Gary J. Dalebroux, U.W. 1975, Luxemburg, Sept. 14,
1951 - Sept. 4, 2004.
Louis R. Jones, Marquette 1973, Milwaukee, Jan. 26,
1947 - July 18, 2004.
Floyd J. Marenda, Marquette 1956, Palm Beach
Gardens, Fla., Dec. 24, 1930 - Sept. 28, 2002.
Anthony J. Palasz, Marquette 1944, Milwaukee, July
24, 1920 - Aug. 8, 2004.
Robert C. Reed Jr., U.W. 1956, Madison, June 24,
1928 - Sept. 4, 2004.
William L. Weber, Marquette 1942, Milwaukee, April
5, 1918 - Sept. 14, 2001.
Victor F. Weiss, Harvard 1943, Sheboygan, Aug. 29,
1917 - May 31, 2004.
Hon. James Wilbershide, Marquette 1947, Racine, May
31, 1918 -
Aug. 12, 2003.