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Christopher J. MacGillis

Christopher J. MacGillis

Practice areas:

Personal Injury, Employment & Labor

About Me

Award winning attorney with record of obtaining successful results for clients. Call for free consultation: (414) 727-5150.

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2008

  1. Employment & Labor: 50%
  2. Personal Injury: 50%

Payment

Fees:

Contingent (33-40%)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

20 total 

  • Moseley Cary Collins III

    I endorse this lawyer. Christopher has an excellent reputation in the legal community.

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    Moseley Collins Medical Malpractice Attorney
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  • Dmitriy Shakhnevich

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    Dmitriy Shakhnevich Criminal Defense Attorney
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Contact Info

MacGillis Wiemer, LLC

11040 W. Bluemound Rd. Suite 100
Milwaukee, WI, 53226

MACGILLIS WIEMER, LLC

384 W. Sumner Street
Hartford, WI, 53027

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License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
WIGood Standing200803/27/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

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Awards

Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Top 10 Attorney Award - 40 and UnderNational Academy Of Personal Injury Attorneys2014
Top 100 Trial LawyersNational Trial Lawyers2014
Leading LawyersM Magazine2014
The Rights of Police Officers - Seminar CompletionLabor Relations Information System2013
Clients' Choice Award - Personal InjuryAvvo2013
Rising StarWisconsin Super Lawyers2012
Scholarship RecipientMarquette University Law School2008
Jenkins Honor Moot CourtMarquette University Law School2007

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerMacGillis Wiemer, LLC2010 - Present
AssociateLaw Office2008 - 2010
InternWisconsin Supreme Court2008 - 2008
ClerkLaw Office2007 - 2007

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Western District Bar Association of WisconsinMember2013 - Present
Wisconsin Office of Lawyer RegulationsDistrict Committee Member2013 - Present
Waukesha County Bar AssociationMember2012 - Present
United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh CircuitMember2010 - Present
Eastern District of Wisconsin Bar AssociationMember2010 - Present
The Leander J. Foley Matrimonial American Inn of CourtMember2010 - Present
Milwaukee Bar AssociationMember2010 - Present
Wisconsin Association for JusticeMember2009 - Present
Washington County Bar AssociationMember2008 - Present
State Bar of WisconsinMember2008 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember2008 - Present
American Association for JusticeMember2008 - Present

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
Milwaukee Deputy Sheriffs' Association, et al. v. City of WauwatosaReversal of circuit court; $71,000 resolution
Catherine Trimboli, et al. v. Milwaukee CountySummary judgment granted; Affirmed on appeal; Case dismissed on the merits
Milwaukee Deputy Sheriffs' Association, et al. v. Milwaukee CountySummary judgment granted

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Publications

Publication NameTitleDate
Wisconsin Association for Justice - Verdict“In Anticipation” of a Work-Product Objection: Successful Arguments To Obtain Defendants’ Statements Taken After an Accident2014
GAPA Milwaukee-NewsletterLaw Enforcement Squad Accidents: Are You Protected?2014
MDSA StarLaw Enforcement Squad Accidents: Are you Protected?2014
GAPA Milwaukee-NewsletterInsurance Laws and Coverage2013
MDSA StarNew Uniforms2011

Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Marquette University Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor2008
Lawrence UniversityEconomicsBA - Bachelor of Arts2004

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Utilization of Mental Health, Counseling, and Medical Records in Family Law Cases: A View from the Bench, the BarHIPAA and Privacy Issues: Technical Legal Aspects2015
Wisconsin Association for Justice-Green Bay SeminarPrivacy-How to Protect Your Clients' Rights and Records2014
Speakers from Practice - Wisconsin Association for JusticeTransitioning from Law School to Practice as a Trial Lawyer​2014
Milwaukee GAPA-MeetingLaw Enforcement Squad Accidents: Are You Protected?2014
Milwaukee Deputy Sheriffs' Association - Union MeetingLaw Enforcement Squad Accidents: Are You Protected2014
Wisconsin Association for Justice-Winter SeminarLegal Research, Writing, and Memos2013
Internship ProgramLegal Career2013
Wisconsin Association for Justice-Summer SeminarPersonal Injury2012