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2018 Women in the Law

Jun 21, 2018

Wisconsin Law Journal honors its 2018 Women in the Law

The Wisconsin Law Journal honored 23 outstanding women lawyers Thursday night during its annual Women in the Law event at Discovery World in Milwaukee.

Jun 21, 2018

Gregor finds natural fit in IP practice

Jennifer Gregor was immediately drawn to intellectual property litigation in law school. With the experience she had gained working in the pharmaceutical and biotech industries early in her career, she knew this was the area for her.

Jun 21, 2018

Abramoff a leader in collaborative family law

Divorces are difficult enough without spouses battling it out in court. Bonnie Abramoff is dedicated to helping separating couples dissolve their marriages and settle conflicts in a more mutually beneficial way.

Jun 21, 2018

Daugherty brings well-rounded expertise to intellectual property

When Raye Daugherty started her career as a 23 year old, she had to work hard to establish her credibility and gain the trust of managers who were taking her advice.

Jun 21, 2018

Weigold passing on her legal knowledge to the next generation

Growing up, Ursula Weigold wanted to become a teacher because her own instructors had inspired her.

Jun 21, 2018

Protasiewicz’s experience spans from classroom to both sides of courtroom

Janet Protasiewicz has done it all.

Sherry Coley
Jun 21, 2018

Coley finds going to trial unlike any other experience

As a child, Sherry Coley was inspired by her grandfather — a self-made, self-taught farmer who served as an Iowa senator.

Jun 21, 2018

Barden uses estate planning to maintain family relations

From estate planning to trusts and family business planning, Christine Rew Barden strives to get to the heart of each client’s goals and concerns in order to formulate real solutions that work for them.

Jun 21, 2018

Moore does more than just represent her clients

When Adrienne Moore gets ready for trial she listens to the blues song “I’m a Woman” by Koko Taylor.

Jun 21, 2018

Alesia uses talents, experience in telling clients’ stories

A win can be hard to come by in the State Public Defender’s appellate office for lawyers who are handling appeals cases involving crimes, juvenile matters, mental commitments and terminations of parental rights.

Jun 21, 2018

Townsend spends career fighting for workers, civil rights

In her career spanning nearly four decades, Marilyn Townsend has made a name for herself as a civil-rights trailblazer.

Jun 21, 2018

Nelson a trailblazer for women in the law

When Heather Nelson was in sixth grade, she and her classmates performed a staged jury trial that saw them pretending to litigate a case involving an accident between a car and a bicycle.


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