Vol. 81, No. 5, May
In the News
an announcement in In the News
New Hires, Promotions, Partners
||Michael T. Hess, Marquette 2006, has joined
Bourget Law, Eau Claire, as an
associate and focuses on patent, trademark, copyright, and
contract/computer law. He previously
was a patent examiner with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office,
|Christopher J. Hussin, Denver 1997, has been
partner with Lathrop & Clark
LLP, Madison, and continues to focus on patent, trademark, and copyright
Donald W. Layden, Marquette 1982 with honors, has
general counsel and
corporate secretary for Metavante Technologies Inc., Brown Deer, which
and payments technologies. He also is president of Metavante Corp.
||Peter J. Manghera, U.W. 1994 cum laude, has
intellectual property group
in the Madison office of DeWitt Ross & Stevens S.C. and focuses on
|Jessica Philleo, Marquette 1991, has joined
Bureau Insurance Cos.,
Indianapolis, as associate general counsel and director of corporate
previously was with International Medical Group Inc., Indianapolis.
Drew A. Richards, U.W. 2005, has joined the
office of Copeland Cook
& Richards PLLC as a partner and continues to focus on business
torts and general
Dean Stange, U.W. 1993, has joined the Madison
Michael Best & Friedrich
LLP as a partner in the wealth planning practice group. He previously
was a shareholder
of Murphy Desmond S.C., Madison.
Claire Ann Resop, U.W. 1993, Eliza M.
Reyes, John Marshall 1997, and Christopher
J. Stroebel, Harvard 1994, have joined the Madison office of
Briesen & Roper s.c.
in the banking, bankruptcy, business restructuring, and real estate
Resop and Stroebel are shareholders. Reyes is an associate.
||David J. Walsh, U.W. 1974, has become president
executive officer of
Amalgamated Life Insurance Co., New York. He previously was with SBLI
USA Mutual Life
Mergers, Relocations, New Offices
Lisa Pierobon Mays, Thomas Cooley 1995, and
Stephen E. Mays, Thomas Cooley 1995,
have expanded Mays Law Office LLC to 6405
Century Ave., Suite
and continue to concentrate in criminal and traffic law defense and
Jason A. Rossell, U.W. 2001, has formed
Rossell Law Offices LLC, 1119 60th St., Kenosha, and
criminal and traffic defense, wills, and probate. He
previously was with the Kenosha County District Attorney's Office.
Tara R. Devine, Marquette 2003, has been named to
the Illinois Women's Chamber of
Commerce board. She is with Salvi, Schostok & Pritchard P.C.,
Chicago, and concentrates
in personal injury, wrongful death, medical malpractice, and products
Sue Ehrmann Provenzano, U.W. 1995 cum laude, has
appointed acting dean of
students at Northwestern University School of Law, Chicago.
The following attorneys contributed to the 2008 edition of
Annual Survey of Wisconsin Law (State Bar CLE Books 2008):
Jennifer Annen, U.W. 1999, and James A.
Jaeger, Georgetown 1995, Hill, Glowacki, Jaeger & Hughes
Paul D. Barbato, U.W. 2005, Linda H.
Bochert, U.W. 1974, Jordan J. Hemaidan, U.W.
Anna J. Wildeman, Vermont 2007,
Michael Best &
Madison; Paul Bargren, U.W. 1994, Carl D.
Fortner, U.W. 1986, Cynthia Franecki, U.W.
Daniel M. Hess, U.W. 1992, James L.
Huston, Chicago 1984, Zhu (Julie) Lee,
Jodi L. Malek, U.W. 2001, Maureen A.
McGinnity, U.W. 1982, Rebecca J.
Pirozzolo-Mellowes, Connecticut 2004, and Timothy L.
Voigtman, U.W. 1998, Foley & Lardner LLP,
Milwaukee; James J. Chiolino, U.W. 2007,
Sarah E. Coyne, U.W. 1995, and Lauri D.
Morris, U.W. 1982, Quarles & Brady LLP, Madison;
Edward A. Corcoran, U.W. 1981, Brennan, Steil
& Basting S.C., Madison; Joanne Harmon
Curry, U.W. 2001, Richard F. Verstegen,
U.W. 1997, and Matthew J. Wheeler, U.W. 2007, Lathrop
Chad Gendreau, U.W. 2003, DeWitt Ross & Stevens
Alyce C. Katayama, Maryland 1974, Celestina L.
Owusu-Sanders, Northwestern 2004, and Carl R.
Schwartz, Harvard 1978, Quarles & Brady LLP, Milwaukee;
Alec Dobson, U.W. 2006, and Patrick J.
Schott, Marquette 1988, Schott, Bublitz & Engel S.C.,
Daniel W. Gentges, Syracuse 1988, and Lia
Moeser, U.W. 2007, Whyte Hirschboeck Dudek
Patricia M. Heim, Marquette 1974, O'Flaherty Heim &
Ltd., La Crosse;
Christopher B. Hughes, Indiana-Bloomington 1993,
S. Bryan Kleinmaier, U.W. 2000, Richard K.
Nordeng, U.W. 1974, and Joseph P.
Wright, U.W. 1988, Stafford Rosenbaum LLP, Madison;
Anton Jamieson, U.W. 1997, Dane County Family Court
Commissioner's Office, Madison;
Nancy B. Johnson, U.W. 1994, Brennan, Steil &
Amanda J. Kaiser, U.W. 1984, and Catherine M.
Rottier, U.W. 1986, Boardman Law Firm, Madison;
Dean P. Laing, Marquette 1983, and Patrick G.
McBride, Marquette 1995, O'Neil, Cannon,
Hollman, DeJong S.C., Milwaukee; Brian R.
Mudd, U.W. 1971, and Sharren B. Rose, U.W.
1979, Nelson & Schmeling, Green Bay; Alexander T. (Sandie)
Pendleton, Minnesota 1987, Kohner, Mann & Kailas S.C.,
Erik J. Pless, U.W. 1993, Everson, Whitney, Everson
Eliza Reyes, John Marshall 1997, von Briesen &
s.c., Madison; Paul R. Riegel, Illinois 1987, Riegel
Marilyn Townsend, Potomac 1979, Marilyn Townsend Law
Sean O'D. Bosack, Marquette 1997, authored the
"Corporations and White
Collar Criminal Investigations: Initial Steps and Strategic
Inside the Minds: White Collar Law Client
Strategies (Aspatore Books 2007). He is a shareholder and
member of the litigation practice group at Godfrey & Kahn S.C.,
Mike Koehler, U.W. 2000, has authored
Compliance Lessons From an Active Year in FCPA
Enforcement, BNA White Collar Crime
Why Compliance With the U.S. Foreign Corrupt Practices Act Matters
China, China Law & Practice. He is a senior counsel
with the Milwaukee office of Foley & Lardner LLP.
Carlton D. Stansbury, Iowa 1990 with distinction,
a chapter in the
2008 Wiley Family Law Update, entitled "Subchapter S Income for
Support: Real or
Illusionary?" He is a shareholder with Burbach & Stansbury
S.C., Milwaukee, and practices family law.
Awards, Degrees, Honors
The Eastern District of Wisconsin Bar Association has recognized
for their aid in the administration of justice. Honored in April were
Steven M. Biskupic, Marquette 1987, received the Judge
Warren Public Service
Award. He is U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Wisconsin.
David A. Erne, Harvard 1968, received the Judge Dale E.
Ihlenfeldt Bankruptcy Award. He is retired from
Reinhart Boerner Van Deuren, Milwaukee. Nathan A.
Fishbach, Villanova 1977, received the Founder's Award. He is a
shareholder of Whyte Hirschboeck Dudek S.C.,
Milwaukee. Robert Theine Pledl, John Marshall 1980,
Judge John W. Reynolds Community
Building Award. He is with Pledl Law Office, Milwaukee. The Hon.
Rudolph T. Randa, U.W. 1966, received the Judge Myron
Lifetime Achievement Award. He is chief
judge for the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Wisconsin.
Amy Lynn Jerdee, Minnesota 2001, received the
Service Award from the American Association of Nurse Attorneys.
William J. Katt, Marquette 1979, has become a fellow
American College of
Trial Lawyers, an honor extended to experienced trial lawyers who have
mastered the art
of advocacy and whose professional careers have been marked by ethical
professionalism, civility, and collegiality. He is a partner with Leib
& Katt LLC, Milwaukee.
Wm R. Ford, U.W. 1952, Sun City, Ariz., Aug. 7, 1926
- Feb. 20, 2008.
H. Daniel Gardner, U.W. 1958, March 19, 1932 - Dec.
Boyd L. Gates, Chicago-Kent 1971, West Dundee, Ill.,
1945 - March 31, 2008.
David B. Hoff, U.W. 1989, Madison, Aug. 31, 1932 -
Percy L. Julian Jr., U.W. 1966, Madison, Aug. 31,
1940 - Feb.
Charles F. Luce, U.W. 1941, Bronxville, N.Y., Aug.
29, 1917 -
Feb. 15, 2008.
Max M. Luck, U.W. 1965, Woodland Hills, Cal., July
30, 1940 -
Apr. 2, 2008.
Myron R. Mattmiller, Marquette 1947, Jan. 31, 1924 -
James H. Peters, U.W. 1956, Feb. 23, 1933 - Dec. 31,
John J. Romann, Marquette 1950, April 21, 1926 -
William J. Sauer, U.W. 1941, La Crosse, July 18,
1917 - Feb.
Phillip W. Swisher, Houston 1978, Stevens Point,
Sept. 5, 1941
- March 24, 2008.