Gov. Tony Evers has appointed Rachel A. Graham to the Wisconsin Court of Appeals, District IV. The appointment fills a vacancy created by the retirement of Judge Gary Sherman.
Graham is a commercial litigator with the Quarles & Brady, where she represents a variety of clients, including renters and landlords, small and large businesses, employees and shareholders. She has experience representing clients in appellate courts and has received numerous awards for her pro bono work, where she has defended the constitutional rights of incarcerated individuals. Graham also clerked for the Wisconsin Supreme Court and worked as a special education teacher.
She is a graduate of Stevens Point Area Senior High School, Northwestern University and the University of Wisconsin Law School.