Respect and listen to others, make a difference in your community, and do so with a sense of humor.

Court/Bar Admissions

United States Court of Appeals (Seventh Circuit)
U.S. District Court for the Western District of Wisconsin


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

Honors and Affiliations

La Crosse Tribune Person of the Year, 2021
American Board of Trial Advocates
American College of Trial Lawyers
AV-Rated, Martindale-Hubbell
University of Wisconsin System Board of Regents and Former President
Wisconsin Technical College, Former Board President
Wisconsin Academy of Sciences, Arts & Letters Board of Directors
State Public Defender Board
Wisconsin Federal Nominating Commission for Federal Judges
Wisconsin Super Lawyer, 2009-present
La Crosse County Bar


Community Service

President, La Crosse Center Board of Directors
Gundersen Lutheran Health Plan Board of Directors
University of Wisconsin La Crosse Foundation -- Board of Directors and Past President
University of Wisconsin -- La Crosse Chancellor's Community Council
La Crosse Promise Board of Directors
La Crosse Community Foundation Board of Directors and President
La Crosse Loggers Executive Board
Great Rivers United Way Board of Directors
Family & Children's Center, Board of Directors and Past President
Seven Rivers Alliance Board of Directors
JDRF Western Wisconsin Chapter Board of Directors



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