Featured Awards

wisconsin state bar lawyers assistance program volunteer of the year 6 May 2009 wisconsin state bar convention
The Wisconsin State Bar has honored Attorney Kathleen Reiley for her contributions to the Lawyers Assistance Program.

WOMEN IN THE LAW 13 FEBRUARY 2009. MILWAUKEE WI.
The Wisconsin Law Journal honored 21 Women In The Law at a ceremony on February 13, 2009 at the Italian Center in Milwaukee.

SUPER LAWYERS OF WISCONSIN 2 JANUARY 2009. MADISON WI.
Law & Politics announces top 5% attorneys in Wisconsin.

TOP 25 WOMEN IN THE LAW 2 JANUARY 2009. MADISON WI.
Law & Politics announces top 25 women in law in Wisconsin.

MADISON'S BEST CRIMINAL DEFENSE LAWYERS MADSION WISCONSIN.
Madison Magazine names three to Madison's Best Criminal Defense Lawyers list.

Atlanta Georgia Attorney Appointed To National College For DUI Defense Board of Regents
Attorney Michael Hawkins was named to the Board of Regents to the National College for DUI Defense.

Women In The Law - Wisconsin

Women In The LawCelebrating Legal Excellence recognizes Wisconsin Law Journal's award bestowed on 21 female attorneys in Wisconsin.

Madison WI

Attorney Tracey A. Wood, Shareholder Van Wagner & Wood, S.C., Madison, Wisconsin
Attorney Wood was the only criminal or drunk driving defense lawyer honored by the Wisconsin Law Journal. Attorney Wood is recognized as the foremost authority on drunk driving law in Wisconsin, president of the Wisconsin Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers and the only Wisconsin attorney ever named to the Board of Regents for the National College for DUI Defense.

Attorney Eugenia (Gina) G. Carter, Shareholder, Whyte Hirshboeck Dudek, S.C., Madison, Wisconsin was the only intellectual property litigation attorney honored by the Wisconsin Law Journal. Attorney Carter is an intellectual property, patent and trademark trial attorney. She also represents emerging & enterpreneurial companies and credit unions. Attorney Carter is one of the first women to enter the intellectual property field. She is a member of ALFA, launched Girls' Biz focusing on teaching entrepreneurism to young ladies, and serves on the executive committee of the Fund for Women.

Milwaukee WI

Attorney Linda Benfield, Partner, Foley & Lardner LLP, was honored by the Wisconsin Law Journal. Attorney Benfield helped form the Wisconsin Women Environmental Professionals group. She also serves on the board for the Milwaukee Ballet and the Milwaukee Jewish Day School.

 

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Featured Cases

Sexual Assault Not Guilty
A Madison, Wisconsin jury brought back a not guilty verdict in a case charging a Mt. Horebman with Second Degree Sexual Assault, Repeated Acts of Sexual Assault Same Child. Attorney Christopher T. Van Wagner defending. Read more at Not Guilty Sexual Assault.
Drunk Driving Charges Dismissed
Charges for operating while under the influence as a 6th offense with a .194 blood alcohol level against Attorney Corey Chirafisi's client were dismissed. Read more at OWI 6th Offense Dismissed.
Not Guilty Sexual Assault of Unconscious Victim
Illegal Search & Seizure Defeated - Conviction Reversed
Attorney Tracey Wood won an appeal to the Wisconsin Court of Appeals for her client who had been previously convicted while represented by antoher firm for drunk driving. See Drunk Driving Conviction Reversed.
Attorney Robert Rehkemper won a motion to dismiss charges against his client who had been charged with vehicular homicide.
OWI Refusal Reasonable
Chirafisi Law attorney Corey Chirafisi won a motion to dismiss charges against his client who had been charged with refusing to submit to a sobreity test. See OWI Refusal Was Reasonable.
$130,000 Dog Bite Injury
Gourley, Rehkemper & Lindholm obtained a $130,000 settlement for their client who sued for dog bite injuries. See Dog Bite Attack Lawsuit Settlement.
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