I like the practice of law because the legal system allows me to help people with less power in relation to those who have more.

Court/Bar Admissions

Federal District Court for the Western District of Wisconsin
United States Court of Claims


J.D., 1977, University of Wisconsin Law School
B.A., 1974, University of Wisconsin - La Crosse

Honors and Affiliations

Association of Trial Lawyers of America
Wisconsin Academy of Trial Lawyers
Board Certified Civil Trial Specialist, National Board of Trial Advocacy
Past-President, La Crosse County Bar Association
Wisconsin Super Lawyer, 2006, 2008
AV-Rated, Martindale-Hubbell

Community Service

Former Co-Chair, La Crosse Comprehensive Plan Committee
La Crosse Long-Range Planning Commission
La Crosse Heritage Preservation Commission
Coulee Region RSVP Board (Retired and Senior Volunteer Program)
2006 La Crosse Oktoberfest Festmaster
Meals on Wheels
University of Wisconsin - La Crosse Foundation
La Crosse County Bar Truancy Mentorship Program