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.
Ms. Webb’s practice has been recognized as one of extraordinary achievement and service. Committed to improving the legal system, she has been recognized for her work advocating for the rights of pregnant women, elevating family law practice to an unprecedented degree of professionalism, and serving as a role model and educator within the practice area. She has served as President of the Wisconsin Chapter, and is a former Governor, of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, which comprises the nation’s top family law and divorce attorneys from 47 states who specialize in all issues relating to marriage, divorce, custody, child placement, property valuation, property distribution, maintenance and child support. Ms. Webb has also served as Editor-in-Chief of the Wisconsin Journal of Family Law; as President of the Dane County Bar Association; and on the Board of the Family Law Section of the State Bar of Wisconsin. She currently offers her service as a panel member for fee arbitrations through the State Bar.
“Daphne has been a trailblazer her entire career, demonstrating great leadership and profound dedication to improving the law. Recognitions like the Leonard L. Loeb Award are made for people like Daphne. The whole firm is proud of her achievement,” said Christopher Hughes, Managing Partner at Stafford Rosenbaum.
Ms. Webb has been recognized by several organizations and publications, including her inclusion in Woodward White’s The Best Lawyers in America for both Family Law and Alternative Dispute Resolution, Top 25 Women Lawyers in Milwaukee Magazine’s Super Lawyers, as a preeminent lawyer in Martindale-Hubbell, among others. Her full profile can found on Stafford Rosenbaum LLP’s website.
“A big component of Daphne’s success has been her focus on providing high quality legal services,” said Lori Dorn, the Director of Administration at Stafford Rosenbaum. “Service and strong leadership define Daphne’s career and make her most deserving of the Leonard L. Loeb Award.”