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2015 Unsung Heroes

Dec 3, 2015

Law Journal honors its 2015 Unsung Heroes

Twenty-four of the Wisconsin legal community’s Unsung Heroes were honored Thursday with an awards luncheon at the Grain Exchange Ballroom in Milwaukee.

Dec 3, 2015

Research and development go hand in hand for Thornton

Looking back it was obvious. Amy Thornton was going to be a law librarian.

Mackenzie Erickson - Hansen Reynolds Dickinson Crueger
Dec 3, 2015

Erickson demonstrates dedication in the workplace

In an environment that has a reputation for being chaotic, Mackenzie Erickson not only accepts but also embraces the fast-paced nature of the job.

Dec 3, 2015

Kotas keeps Quarles’ events running smoothly

At large events such as Quarles & Brady’s labor symposium or smaller client-focused training events, Sheri Kotas is there in the background ensuring everything runs as smoothly as possible.

Dec 3, 2015

Karpinski provides well-rounded support

Maribeth Karpinski enjoys having variety in the workplace, an affinity that serves her well as she manages 18 attorneys in her position as firm administrator at Linder & Marsack in Milwaukee.

Dec 3, 2015

Gehrke makes library an indispensable resource

Since Lynne Gehrke became the reference librarian at the Milwaukee County Law Library, it has gone from serving about 400 people a week in 2010 to more than 1,000 people a week.

Dec 3, 2015

Respect is key for Reiff

With a career that spans decades, Sheila Reiff has had a substantial, rippling influence on the court system and the community at large.

Dec 3, 2015

Medlock earns dream job, doesn’t look back

Janet Medlock wasn’t sure she was ready to become clerk of the U.S. Bankruptcy Court of the Eastern District of Wisconsin.

Dec 3, 2015

Lyles keeps goals always in view

Mary Lyles has a simple goal.

Dec 3, 2015

Moser goes the extra mile

Lynda Moser knows exactly what it takes to be a legal secretary. Her 32-year career at Michael Best & Friedrich in Milwaukee has positioned her to be what colleagues describe as a true powerhouse of an employee and an exemplary resource to the firm.

Laurie Wagner, Quarles & Brady
Dec 3, 2015

Wagner’s efforts extend beyond payday

Laurie Wagner’s title may be payroll analyst at Quarles & Brady LLP, but that doesn’t nearly capture her long list of duties at the Milwaukee-based law firm.

Dec 3, 2015

Gudel helps in hard times

When clients of Tracey Wood & Associates are facing a puzzle that seems unsolvable, Joleen Gudel tries to look at the situation from a different perspective.


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