Wisconsin

Law Practice Management

Who will take over your law practice? Wisconsin lawyers can name a successor on new registry

Legal Ethics

Law grad who inflated resume and failed to mention speeding tickets wins conditional bar admission

White-Collar Crime

Former lottery security chief and his brother, an ex-judge, charged with rigging payouts

Bankruptcy Law

Defrauded builder claims convicted lawyer enjoys lavish lifestyle despite restitution order

The Modern Law Library

Prosecutor’s book offers firsthand look at ‘Making a Murderer’ subject Steven Avery (podcast)

Law Firms

Minority-owned firm of more than 100 attorneys to close Feb. 29, lawyers are told in conference call

Prosecutors

Spitting at prosecutors would be a felony under Wisconsin bill

Constitutional Law

Posner opinion upholds lifetime GPS bracelet for sex offender who isn’t ‘just a harmless old guy’

Bankruptcy Law

Would-be lawyer won’t have $260K in student loans erased; SCOTUS refuses to hear appeal

Criminal Justice

‘Making a Murderer’ defense lawyers hope hit Netflix series will lead to new evidence in murder case

Health Law

7th Circuit overturns abortion regulation; Posner says health benefit is ‘nonexistent’

Legal Ethics

Lawyer is ordered to tell future clients he is a crook, cheat, thief and liar

Criminal Justice

Bomb threat closes Wisconsin courthouse for much of day

Tort Law

Wounded cops awarded more than $5M in suit against gun shop

White-Collar Crime

Indicted estate planning lawyer to take plea; victims say she stole millions

Legal Ethics

Was lawyer’s courtroom selfie photo a breach of decorum?

Criminal Justice

Lawyer is charged with contempt after allegedly lying to client to persuade him to take a plea deal

Criminal Justice

Lawyer arrested in alleged assault of golf club employee; club didn’t call cops, offered her $500

Law Firms

Milwaukee firm adds Chicago litigation boutique, anticipates more growth

Criminal Justice

Murder rate is way up in dozens of US cities, but why?