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Israel Ramon

Practice areas:

Workers Compensation, Social Security, Personal Injury

About Me

Israel Ramon is a shareholder in the Milwaukee law firm of Ramon & Medrano S.C. His primary areas of practice include Worker’s Compensation and Social Security Disability. He was admitted to practice before the Wisconsin Courts and the U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Wisconsin in 1994.

He received an undergraduate degree in Management and Business, magna cum laude, from Barat College in Lake Forest, Illinois in 1989 and a law degree from Marquette University Law School in Milwaukee, Wisconsin in 1994. Prior to practicing law, Mr. Ramon was a Certified Respiratory Therapy Technician and a Registered Respiratory Therapist engaged in clinic practice and education.  He lectures frequently on Worker’s Compensation Law and previosuly chaired the State Bar of Wisconsin’s annual Worker’s Compensation Update seminar for three years.  He was Listed by M Milwaukee Lifestyle Magazine (July 2014) as one of Milwaukee's leading worker's compensation and social security disability attorneys.

He is on the Board of Directors of the Council for the Spanish Speaking, Inc. (Centro Hispano).  He also volunteers as a pro bono attorney for the AIDS Resource Center of Wisconsin.  Specialties: Worker's Compensation, Social Security Disability, Personal Injury.


 


El licenciado Israel Ramon habla español.  Ramon es abogado de compensacion al trabajador, lesiones personales y descapacidad de seguro social en la firma legal de Ramon & Medrano S.C. Ha recibido un grado universitario en Administración y Negocios de Barat College y obtuvo un grado en leyes de la Escuela de Leyes de la Universidad de Marquette. El lic. Ramon fue nombrado como undo de los abogados lideres en Milwaukee en la revista, Milwaukee Lifestyle Magazine.


 


Es miembro del Colegio de Abogados de Wisconsin, de la Asociación de Abogados de Compensación Laboral de Wisconsin, del Colegio de Abogados de Milwaukee, de la Asociación de Abogados Laborales de Wisconsin, de la Organización Nacional de Representantes de Demandantes de Seguro Social. Es pasado presidente de la Asociación de Abogados Hispanos en Wisconsin.   


 


Es miembro de la mesa directiva del Centro Hispano de Milwaukee y el Conducto Hispano de Wisconsin.  Es defiende a la comunidad en casos de accidentes.


 


 

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Languages Spoken: Spanish, English

Practice Areas

Licensed since 1994

  1. Workers Compensation: 80%
    21 years
  2. Personal Injury: 10%
    21 years
  3. Social Security: 10%
    21 years

Payment

Fees:

Contingent (20-33%)

Attorney Endorsements

11 total 

  • Lyris Medrano

    Attorney Ramon is a most zealous advocate for his clients with an admirable mastery of workers compensation law. His ability to provide consistently excellent representation has earned him the respect of both his peers and the community he serves. I wholeheartedly endorse Attorney Ramon.

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    Lyris Medrano Workers Compensation Attorney
    Relationship: Co-worker

  • Aaron N. Halstead

    Tireless advocate of injured Spanish-speaking workers.

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    Aaron Halstead Workers Compensation Attorney
    Relationship: Co-worker

Contact Info

Ramon & Medrano S.C.

5720 W. Oklahoma Avenue
Milwaukee, WI, 53219

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
WIGood Standing199403/20/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Leading Worker's Compensation LawyerMilwaukee Lifestyle Magazine2014
2012 Civil Rights AwardVoces de la Frontera, Inc.2012

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Supplemental Court CommissionerState Of Wisconsin Courts2014 - Present
ShareholderRamon & Medrano S.C.2013 - Present
ShareholderLabor and Employment Law Firm1994 - 2013
Registered Respiratory TherapistLake Forest Hospital1986 - 1994

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
MKE LGBT Community CenterBoard Member2014 - Present
Centro HispanoBorad memeber2014 - Present
National Hispanic Bar AssociationMember2012 - Present
National Lawyers Guild Midwest RegionMember2008 - Present
Wisconsin Association of Worker's Compensation AttorneysMember2005 - Present
ACLUFormer Board of Directors2004 - 2006
Milwaukee Bar AssociationFee Arbitration Panel1998 - Present
Voces de la Frontera, ActionBoard of Directors1996 - 2013
Wisconsin Employment Lawyers AssociationMember1994 - Present
National Organization of Social Security Claimants RepresentativesMember1994 - Present
Wisconsin Hispanic Lawyers AssociationFomer President1994 - Present
State Bar of Wisconsin, Wisconsin Lawyers Assistance Program CommitteeMember1994 - Present

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Marquette UN/Alaw1994
Barat CollegeManagementBA - Bachelor of Arts1989
College of Lake CountyRespiratory Therapy Combined ProgramAssociate of Science1985
Victory Memorial Hospital School of Respiratory TherapyRespiratory TherapyCertificate1985

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
All Director MeetingThe Do's and Don'ts of Employee Discipline2015
Understanding WC Law and Immigration StatusWorker's Compensation Law2014
Social Security Disability BootcampAssessing Mental Impairment Claims2013
Buisness Ethics in Law PracticeEthics in Worker's Compensation Practice2013
Annual ConferenceDiversity in Medicine and Law2013
Social Security Disability BootcampAdvanced Hearing Preparation in Social Security Disability2012
Health and Safety ConferenceYour Worker's Compensation Rights2011
Annual MeetingThe ABC's of Worker's Compensation Law2010
34th Annual Worker's Compensation UpdateProgram Chair2010
33rd Annual Worker's Compensation UpdateProgram Chair2009
32nd annual Worker's Compensation UpdateProgram Chair2008
Basic Worker's Compensation LawInjuries - Course and Scope of Employment2004
Advanced Worker's Compensation LawWorker's Compensation Loss of Earning Capacity Claims2002