2017 Wisconsin Law Summit & Golf Event

MAY 4TH, 2017 at The American Club in Kohler, WI


Four (4) amazing hours full of speakers that will bring you information you can’t get anywhere else. Information that will help you gain a leg up. Followed by golfing at one of the nicest golf courses in the entire country.


A discussion between Mike Nerheim, States Attorney for Lake County, Illinois and a recently retired 14-year District Attorney for Sheboygan County, Wisconsin Joe DeCecco, discussing a full range of topics that include current law events and key-issues in Wisconsin showcasing the differences, commonalities and lessons each can learn from the other’s experience(s).


This presentation will touch on many aspects of the relationship between law and the media and will be presented by former senior in-house counsel for Chicago Tribune and American Media, Brendan J. Healey, who is currently a partner at Mandell Menkes, LLC, in Chicago, Illinois.

Items he will discuss include Media law; Media Litigation (highlighting lessons learned from current/past events); Right of Privacy; Freedom of Information Act (during administrative process & through trial). Also, Relations with media in times of crisis.


Third panel will feature a panel focused on Ethics in the Law.


With attorney Stacie H. Rosenzweig from Halling & Cayo, S.C. This presentation will address how to avoid ethical problems, and what to do when an attorney is faced with a potential or actual violation of the rules of professional responsibility.


Amazing panelists, roundtables and keynote speakers *Speakers subject to change


18 holes of world-class golf at The Irish at Whistling Straits, ranked #47 in Golf Digest’s Top 100 Greatest Public Golf Courses & #35 in GolfWeek.

Option to also play the next day at Blackwolf Run Meadow Valley Course, home of the 1998 & 2012 US Women’s Open (also #72 on Golf Digest’s Top 100)


Join, meet & connect with other industry leaders. Access to many of the top movers/shakers in the industry. Learn & share ideas with editors, speakers, sponsors & top leaders.


First class accommodations at the American Club in Kohler, Wisconsin, the Midwest’s only AAA Five Diamond resort hotel and one of only 47 spas in the world to claim a Forbes Five Star Distinction.

Wisconsin Law Journal is now offering a CLE ONLY option for the May 4th 2017 WISCONSIN LAW SUMMIT event at American Club in Kohler, Wisconsin.

 Speakers/CLE only can now be reserved for only $89 (or up to 5 for only $349) by contacting Jenny Byington at 414-225-1803 or by emailing her at jbyington@dailyreporter.com  or filling out the form below — first come, first served with limited spots available.
The four (4) hour speaker/CLE only option cost includes continental breakfast and lunch.  Registration is at 7:30 and the program begins at 8 a.m. (special room rates for those that would like to stay the night before).  Spots also remain for full admission to the Summit and Golf event (with golf following the speakers at Irish Course at Whistling Straits).

Please fill out the form below and Jenny Byington will contact you.

2017 Wisconsin Law Summit & Golf Event