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James D. Wickhem

Practice areas:

Personal Injury, Litigation

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1975

  1. Personal Injury: 95%
    40 years
  2. Litigation: 5%

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Contact Info

25 N Atwood Ave
Po Box 874
Janesville, WI, 53547-0874


WIGood Standing197503/16/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Wisconsin Super Lawyer-plaintiffMilwaukee Magazine2007
Wisconsin Super LawyerMilwaukee Magazine2006
Wisconsin Super LawyerMilwaukee Magazine2005
Certified Civil Trial SpecialistNational Board of Trial Advocacy1996
Martindale Hubble "AV" rating (Highest)Martindale Hubble1991
Magna Cum Laude-Marquette Law DegreeMarquette University1975
Francis X Swietlik and Francis A Darneider ScholarshipsMarquette University Law School1974

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Partner/shareholderMeier,Wickhem, Lyons & Schulz S.C.1983 - Present

Association NamePosition NameDuration
American Bar FoundationFellow2007 - Present
State Bar of WisconsinVice Chair2007 - Present
Wisconsin Supreme Court-Lawyer Regulatory SystemChair-Preliminary Review Committee2000 - 2006
Wisconsin Academy of Trial LawyersDirector1991 - Present
American Association for JusticeMember1985 - Present
Wisconsin State Bar Association Litigation SectionMember1985 - Present

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Kunz v Borvigjury verdict for client:$ 4,720,000

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School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Marquette UN/Alaw1975

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Wisconsin State Bar ConventionFrequent Issues Facing Wisconsin Lawyers Under the Revised Rules of Professional Conduct2008
General Practice Course-University of Wi Law SchoolPreparation of a Civil Action for Trial2008
Legal Ethics 2007-Wi State BarCandor to the Tribunal2007
Wisconsin Supreme Court-Office of Lawyer RegulationConflicts of Interest2006
General Practice Course-University of Wisconsin Law SchoolPreparing a Civil Action2005
Wi Office of Lawyer RegulationEthics of Conflict Situations2004
General Practice Course-University of Wi Law SchoolPreparation and Trial of Civil Actions2002
1997 Tort and Technique Update-Wi Assn Trial Lawyers"The War of Roses: Your Physician and Theirs"1997