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Sep 10, 2019

Oregon lawyer publicly reprimanded in Wisconsin

A lawyer is being publicly reprimanded in Wisconsin as a reciprocal disciplinary measure for failing to protect a client’s interests in the state of Oregon.

Aug 23, 2019

High court revokes license of Milwaukee lawyer who treated clients like ‘cash cow’

The Wisconsin Supreme Court has revoked the license of a Milwaukee lawyer who, according to a court-appointed referee, treated his clients like a “cash cow.”

Aug 22, 2019

Supreme Court suspends two lawyers’ licenses (UPDATE)

The Wisconsin Supreme Court is scheduled to release opinions on Friday in two lawyer-discipline cases.

Office of Lawyer Regulation
Aug 21, 2019

Maine lawyer faced with suspension of Wisconsin license

A Maine lawyer is faced with the suspension of his Wisconsin law license as a reciprocal disciplinary measure for failing to report professional misconduct in Maine.

Jul 24, 2019

Attorney pleads guilty to courthouse parachute jump

A Chicago-area attorney has been sentenced to 12 months court supervision and 100 hours of community service after pleading guilty to parachuting off a 10-story courthouse under construction.

Jul 23, 2019

Menard, lawyer for the ‘average Joe,’ accused of stealing $700,000

The Milwaukee attorney Robert Menard, who billed himself as a lawyer for the "average Joe," is accused in a 14-count criminal complaint of stealing from his former law partner, his uncle and various clients.

Jul 10, 2019

Supreme Court dismisses ethics case against former DA

The state Supreme Court has dismissed allegations of ethics violations against former Kenosha County District Attorney Robert Zapf.

Jul 9, 2019

Justices bar judge from bench for 3 years for harassment

The state Supreme Court has barred a former Fox Crossing municipal judge from serving on the bench for three years after his clerk accused him of harassment.

Jul 8, 2019

Decision coming Wednesday in former Kenosha DA’s disciplinary case

The Wisconsin Supreme Court is scheduled to hand down a decision Wednesday in a lawyer-discipline case accusing a former Kenosha County district attorney of failing to disclose a police officer’s planting of evidence in a murder investigation.

May 30, 2019

Chicago lawyer faces license suspension in Wisconsin

A Chicago lawyer is faced with a six-month license suspension in Wisconsin over misconduct he committed in his home state.

May 23, 2019

High court: 3-year suspension, no revocation for Dane County lawyer-turned-contractor

The Wisconsin Supreme Court has suspended the license of a former Dane County lawyer who now runs a construction company.

May 21, 2019

High court suspends Milwaukee attorney convicted of embezzling thousands from estate

The Wisconsin Supreme Court has suspended the license of a Milwaukee trusts-and-estates attorney over misconduct that got him convicted of embezzlement.


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