Labor and Employment lawyer serving Milwaukee, WI

Areas of Practice

  • Labor & Employment
  • Administrative
  • Appellate
  • Litigation

Admissions Details

  • Wisconsin, 1987
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Wisconsin, 1987
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Wisconsin, 1987
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 7th Circuit, 1987


  • Marquette University Law School, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, 1987, J.D.
    • Honors: Magna Cum Laude
  • University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, 1973, B.A.
    • Honors: Cum Laude
  • Ripon College

Published Works

  • “Stretching the Employment-at-Will Doctrine,” Jane Hausman and Karen Wright v. St. Croix Care Center, Wisconsin Lawyer Magazine, July, 2000
  • Defining The Employment Relationship,” Wisconsin Business Law Book, Chapter 1, State Bar of Wisconsin CLE Books, September, 2006

Classes/Seminars Taught

  • Marquette University Law School, Adjunct Professor of Law, 1999-2000
  • Presenter, Employment Law Update, Southeast Wisconsin Health Care Recruiters, November 13, 2008

Honors & Awards

  • Laiken Award for Academic Excellence
  • Thomas More Scholar
  • American Jurisprudence Awards in Torts, Evidence, Employment, Discrimination and Administrative Law

Professional Associations & Memberships

  • Association of Women Lawyers
  • American Bar Association
  • Board Member, Women’s FOCUS, Inc.
  • Advisor to the Georgetown Journal of Gender and the Law – Fall, 2002

Past Employment Positions

  • Assistant Director of Personnel, St. Mary’s Hospital, Milwaukee   1973-1977

Milwaukee Office