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Joseph W. Voiland

Joseph W. Voiland Judge

Joseph Voiland



    Professional Misconduct

    We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
    Award NameGrantorDate Granted
    Reinhart Boerner Van Deuren as Pro Bono Publico Firm of the YearMilwaukee Bar Association2012
    Leading LawyersM Magazine2012
    Super Lawyers - Rising StarMilwaukee Magazine2012
    Superlawyers - Rising StarMilwaukee Magazine2011
    Pro Bono Attorney of the YearReinhart Boerner Van Deuren2010
    Superlawyers - Rising StarMilwaukee Magazine2010
    Superlawyers - Rising StarMilwaukee Magazine2009
    Canon Law (top student)Marquette University Law School2001
    Civil Procedure (top student)Marquette University Law School2001
    Legal Research and Writing (top student)Marquette University Law School2000
    Criminal Procedure (top student)Marquette University Law School2000
    Navy Achievement Medal (II)United States Navy1999
    Thomas More ScholarMarquette University Law School1999
    Navy Achievement MedalUnited States Navy1997
    Armed Forces Expeditionary MedalUnited States Navy1997
    National Defense Service MedalUnited States Navy1995

    Work Experience
    TitleCompany NameDuration
    ShareholderReinhart Boerner Van Deuren2003 - Present
    Law Clerk to the Honorable Diane S. SykesSupreme Court of Wisconsin2002 - 2003
    Judicial Intern to the Honorable David T. Prosser, Jr.Supreme Court of Wisconsin2001 - 2001
    Law ClerkMurphy & Prachthauser2000 - 2001
    Lieutenent, United States NavyAircraft Carrier U.S.S. Nimitz (CVN-68)1995 - 1999

    Association NamePosition NameDuration
    Civil Litigation Section of the Milwaukee Bar AssociationCo-chair2007 - 2008
    United States Supreme Court BarMember2007 - Present
    U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit BarMember2006 - Present
    Eastern District Bar AssociationMember2005 - Present
    United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois BarMember2005 - Present
    United States District Court for the Eastern District of Wisconsin BarMember2005 - Present
    St. Thomas More SocietyN/A2003 - Present
    Milwaukee Bar AssociationMember2003 - Present
    Supreme Court of Wisconsin, BarMember2002 - Present
    Disabled American VeteransMember1999 - Present
    American Legion - Wisconsin Post 2930Member1999 - Present

    Legal Cases
    Case NameOutcome
    Buckmaster, et al. v. Wyman, et al., 33 Pension & Benefits Reporter 1634 (E.D. Wis. 2006)Dismissed in client's favor
    Green for Wisconsin v. State Elections Board (Wisconsin Supreme Court, 2006).Settled
    Menard, Inc. v. Commissioner of Internal Revenue, 560 F.3d 620 (7th Circuit)Judgment in client's favor

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    Publication NameTitleDate
    The Wisconsin LawyerReview: Qualified Plans: Forms, Notices, and Supplementary Materials by Pamela D. Perdue2009
    Wisconsin Law JournalFinal for purposes of appeal: the exception to clarity in Wambolt and Tyler2008
    Milwaukee Bar AssociationReading and Writing Between the Lines of Written Discovery2008
    American Bar Association publicationEmployee Benefits Law Treatise, Rewrite Editor, Chapter 102007
    LormanWisconsin's Buried Rules of Evidence and Procedure2006
    Bureau of National Affairs (BNA) Class Action Litigation ReportLiability for Withdrawal from a Multiemployer ERISA Plan, ERISA Compliance & Enforcement Strategy Guide2006
    LormanExpert Witness Testimony in State and Federal Court2005

    School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
    Marquette University Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor2002
    Northwestern UniversityHistoryUndergraduate Degree1995

    Speaking Engagements
    Conference NameTitleDate
    Marquette University Law SchoolAppellate Advocacy Guest Lecturer2012
    Effective Representation in Termination of Parental Rights CasesWritten Discovery and Expert Testimony2012
    National Election Law ConferenceThe Recount as Trial2011
    Marquette University Law SchoolAppellate Advocacy Guest Lecturer2011
    Litigation CLEERISA Litigation2009
    ERISA Litigation401(k) Litigation after LaRue v. DeWolff and MetLife v. Glen2008
    Litigation CLEReading and Writing Between the Lines of Written Discovery2007
    Civil Discovery ConferenceExpert Witness Testimony in State and Federal Court2006
    Litigation CLEBuried Rules of Evidence and Procedure2005