Attorney Larry Konopacki to speak on Hemp Industry in Wisconsin
Stafford Rosenbaum LLP Partner Larry Konopacki will present on February 11 as a part of the February 2020 Dane County Bar Association (“DCBA”) luncheon program. Attorney Konopacki’s presentation, titled “The Re-Emergence of the Hemp Industry in Wisconsin” will cover topics including the legislative process relating to hemp, significant provisions in the applicable laws, market-center legal […]
Attorneys Amy Collins O’Hara, Kyle W. Engelke, and Vanessa D. Wishart Named Partner
Attorneys Amy Collins O’Hara, Kyle W. Engelke, and Vanessa D. Wishart have been named partners at Stafford Rosenbaum LLP, effective January 1, 2020. All three attorneys are based in the firm’s Madison office. Attorney Collins O’Hara joined Stafford Rosenbaum LLP in 2013 with a focus on family law and Guardian ad Litem work. Her experience […]
Stafford Rosenbaum LLP Welcomes Atty. Rick Manthe
Stafford Rosenbaum LLP is excited to announce that Attorney Rick Manthe has joined the firm as a senior associate attorney. Atty. Manthe has several years of experience in municipal law, employment law, criminal law, and school law, across its many operations. Atty. Manthe’s prior experience includes serving as the Assistant Public Defender for Brown County, […]
SuperLawyers recognizes Ten Stafford Rosenbaum attorneys in 2019
Thomson Reuters publishes a list every year of each state’s top attorneys in a variety of practice areas. All potential candidates are submitted via third-party nomination and must endure a rigorous vetting process. In the end, only about 5% of all nominees are chosen for the distinction of inclusion in that year’s list of SuperLawyers. […]
Picnic in the Park Event a Huge Success
Stafford Rosenbaum LLP congratulates the Madison Parks Foundation for a stunning evening at this year’s Picnic in the Park! In celebration of its 140th anniversary, Stafford Rosenbaum LLP was a proud sponsor of the Picnic in the Park held this past weekend at Vilas Park. As many people may not know, Madison’s public parks were […]
Attorney James I. Statz Admitted to the Illinois Bar
Stafford Rosenbaum LLP partner James I. Statz was admitted to the Illinois State Bar Association last week. He was sworn in on October 8, 2019 by the Honorable Anne Burke, Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of Illinois at the Supreme Court in Chicago. This admission enables Attorney Statz to practice in Illinois, in addition […]
American College of Environmental Lawyers Announces 2019 New Fellows: Paul G. Kent Named
Stafford Rosenbaum LLP partner, Paul G. Kent, has been newly named a Fellow of the American College of Environmental Lawyers (“ACOEL”). Attorney Kent is among twenty-five attorneys nationwide to be named Fellows in 2019, and he is the only Wisconsin-based attorney to be added for the year. According to the ACOEL website, Fellows are dedicated […]
Stafford Rosenbaum Celebrates 140 Years by Helping Recreate 4th Annual Upcoming Picnic in the Park
Stafford Rosenbaum LLP is a proud sponsor of the Madison Parks Foundation and the upcoming Picnic in the Park on October 13th at Olbrich Park. Stafford and the Madison Parks Foundation both trace their roots to the same man, the venerable John Olin (namesake of Olin Park). Today, Stafford attorney Kyle Engelke serves the Foundation as its Secretary and joined NBC15’s John Stofflet to share a little history behind Olbrich Park and the upcoming event. ‘Step back in time’ as Event Essentials re-creates a tradition of annual banquets in the park with a new twist of local celebrity chefs (and live music!) for a signature event. Promo video, photos, and details at madisonpicnicinthepark.com.
Lori Dorn Appointed to Chair State Bar Law Office Management Assistance Program Committee
Stafford Rosenbaum LLP’s Director of Administration Lori Kanneberg Dorn, CLM has been appointed by State Bar of Wisconsin Chair-elect Jill Kastner to serve as the Chair of the State Bar’s Law Office Management Assistance Program (“LOMAP”) Advisory Committee. LOMAP provides information and support to attorneys related to law office management issues, including business planning, human resources, technology, facilities and operations management.
Attorney Wishart Re-Elected to Environmental Law Section Board of State Bar
Stafford Rosenbaum LLP Senior Associate, Vanessa D. Wishart, has been re-elected to serve as a Director of the State Bar of Wisconsin’s Environmental Law Section Board. The section promotes understanding and collaboration for all types of attorneys handling issues that impact the environment.
Olivia Pietrantoni and Johanna Allex: Thomson Reuters’ Practical Law Authors
Stafford Rosenbaum LLP attorneys Olivia M. Pietrantoni, an associate in the firm’s Madison office, and Johanna J. Allex, a partner in Madison, authored the Wisconsin Probate Q&A and Ancillary Probate Practice Note publications for Thomson Reuters.
Ted Waskowski and Kyle W. Engelke to Present at the 2019 Municipal Attorneys Institute
Ted Waskowski, Partner, and Kyle W. Engelke, Senior Associate, at Stafford Rosenbaum LLP will present at the 2019 Municipal Attorneys Institute in June. Their presentation will be titled The 60-Year Holy(tz) War: A Report from the Front in the Latest Wisconsin Supreme Court Battle Over Wisconsin’s Governmental Immunity Standard.
Laura Callan Recognized as 2019 Women in the Law by the Wisconsin Law Journal
Stafford Rosenbaum LLP partner Laura E. Callan has been recognized as a 2019 Woman in the Law by the Wisconsin Law Journal. Along with 22 other praiseworthy female legal professionals, Attorney Callan will be honored at a luncheon event in Milwaukee on June 20, 2019.
Attorney Daphne Webb to Receive Leonard L. Loeb Award from the State Bar of Wisconsin
Daphne Webb, a Partner at Stafford Rosenbaum LLP in Madison, was recently announced as the recipient of the Senior Lawyers Division Leonard L. Loeb Award from the State Bar of Wisconsin. Ms. Webb will receive the award for “her lifetime of exceptional contributions to his community and to the goal of justice for all Wisconsin citizens.” The Senior Lawyers Division Leonard L. Loeb Award recognizes the work and leadership of a senior lawyer who has greatly impacted the legal system. Ms. Webb will be honored, along with recipients of 15 other awards, at the State Bar’s June 13 2019 Annual Meeting and Conference in Green Bay.