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Powerlist Employment Law Attorneys

Powerlist - Emil Ovbiagele - OVB Law & Consulting
Jun 28, 2024

Powerlist – Emil Ovbiagele – OVB Law & Consulting

Emil Ovbiagele is no stranger to hard work and being recognized for his accomplishments. Being honored in the Wisconsin Law Journal’s Power 30 Labor and Employment list marks Ovbiagele’s second honor of 2024, and also the second time being named in the Law Journal’s Power 30 list. Last year, Ovbiagele was named to the Wisconsin […]

Powerlist - Maeve G. O’Malley - von Briesen & Roper
Jun 28, 2024

Powerlist – Maeve G. O’Malley – von Briesen & Roper

Maeve G. O’Malley graduated from Marquette Law in 2023, joining the labor and employment team at von Briesen & Roper. Although O’Malley was a rookie to Big Law, she came to the firm with a wealth of knowledge and experience. As a criminology and legal studies undergraduate student at Marquette University, O’Malley interned with the […]

Powerlist - Alan Olson - Alan C. Olson & Associates
Jun 28, 2024

Powerlist – Alan Olson – Alan C. Olson & Associates

Losing a long-term job, pay and benefits is one of the top-three stressors a person will experience in their lives, which is why attorney Alan Olson focuses his practice on representing clients who feel their employer violated their rights or wrongly terminated them. “From CEOs to the person sweeping the floors, I’m there to make […]

Powerlist - Laurie Meyer - Amundsen Davis
Jun 28, 2024

Powerlist – Laurie Meyer – Amundsen Davis

With more than 25 years of experience in employment law, there still is never a dull moment for Laurie Meyer. Meyer is a partner at the Milwaukee office of Amundsen Davis. Her undergraduate studies in human resources created a seamless transition to a legal career, representing clients of varying sizes and scales in employment-based disputes […]

Powerlist - Ashley McNulty - Godfrey & Kahn
Jun 28, 2024

Powerlist – Ashley McNulty – Godfrey & Kahn

The human element attracted Ashley McNulty, an associate at Godfrey & Kahn, to working in employment law. “Everyone works. It’s very human,” she said. “Our goal is to support employers so they can provide a place where people want to work.” McNulty advises clients on a wide variety of day-to-day employment matters, compliance with federal […]

Powerlist - Laura L. Malugade - Husch Blackwell
Jun 28, 2024

Powerlist – Laura L. Malugade – Husch Blackwell

When working with clients, Laura L. Malugade, a partner at Husch Blackwell, immerses herself in their businesses to understand the situation before building a strategy to solve the current employment issue and prevent possible litigation. In her practice, Malugade oversees U.S. labor and employment matters nationwide for global manufacturers, including Fortune 500 companies. She guides […]

Powerlist - James Macy - von Briesen & Roper
Jun 28, 2024

Powerlist – James Macy – von Briesen & Roper

When James Macy’s office phone rings, he never knows what problem is on the other side. “But I don’t mind. I enjoy the variety that happens daily. I never know what I will see and hear,” said Macy, chair of von Briesen & Roper’s School Law Section. Macy represents employers in all aspects of employment […]

Powerlist - Rebeca Lopez - Godfrey & Kahn
Jun 28, 2024

Powerlist – Rebeca Lopez – Godfrey & Kahn

Rebeca Lopez believes in being proactive and helping clients avoid employment problems before they arise. If that’s not possible, she works with clients to effectively solve their problems. A member of Godfrey & Kahn’s Labor, Employment & Immigration Law Practice, Lopez works with businesses in the service, manufacturing, distribution, retail and hospitality industries to solve [&helli[...]

Powerlist - Jessica Kirchner - Moen Sheehan Meyer
Jun 28, 2024

Powerlist – Jessica Kirchner – Moen Sheehan Meyer

Jessica Kirchner believes that a proactive approach to employment law is the most efficient way to serve her clients. “I often compare employment law to someone seeing their primary care physician – it is significantly better to get a regular check-up than to wait until there is a significant problem, because that will be much […]

Powerlist - Judith Williams-Killackey - Quarles & Brady
Jun 28, 2024

Powerlist – Judith Williams-Killackey – Quarles & Brady

While no two employment law cases are the same, there is one commonality to all cases: an individual who feels they have been wronged, according to Quarles attorney Judith Williams-Killackey. “The types of (employment law) issues that arise are very diverse but underlying it all is having to understand the employee(s) involved in a dispute. […]

Anne Bensky - Jackson Lewis
Jun 28, 2024

Powerlist – Anne Bensky – Jackson Lewis

A fascination with storytelling led Anne Bensky to her legal career. She credits her undergraduate degree from USC’s School of Cinema-Television with her transition to practicing law. “I’m drawn to storytelling, and my screenwriting training is a perfect fit for litigation because we’re telling our clients’ stories,” said Bensky, of counsel at the Madison office […]

Ann Barry Hanneman - von Briesen & Roper
Jun 28, 2024

Powerlist – Ann Barry Hanneman – von Briesen & Roper

Helping clients solve their problems and meeting their objectives is what drew Ann Barry Hanneman to practice employment law. “It’s rewarding to work with clients. It’s always interesting to have the opportunity to work on the various challenges that businesses face,” said Hanneman, a shareholder in von Briesen & Roper’s Labor and Employment Section. Hanneman’s […]

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