Good Neighbors. Great Lawyers.

Peder G. Arneson (Retired)

Commercial Litigation | Insurance & Personal Injury | Criminal Defense | Divorce & Family Law | Government Relations & Municipal

"A foolish consistency is the hobgoblin of little minds, adored by little statesmen and philosophers and divines." ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson

Court/Bar Admissions

U.S. District Court
Western District of Wisconsin


J.D., 1978, Seattle University
B.A., 1975, University of Wisconsin - Madison

Honors and Affiliations

Member and Past-President, La Crosse County Bar Association
La Crosse Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
Wisconsin Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
BV-rated, Martindale-Hubbell
Wisconsin Bar Association Section Memberships: Criminal Law, Family Law, Litigation


Married to Lil, a La Crosse School District Teacher, since 1975 Father of Aric and Latham Lifelong Resident of La Crosse Recreational Resident of La Farge (Vernon County) U.S. Navy (Vietnam) Veteran Proud Owner and User of 1973 Triumph TR6