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John R. Orton

John R. Orton

Practice areas:

Litigation, State, Local And Municipal Law, Personal Injury

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1981

  1. Litigation: 50%
  2. Personal Injury: 25%
  3. State, Local And Municipal Law: 25%

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Contact Info

Curran, Hollenbeck & Orton, S.C.

111 Oak St
PO Box 140
Mauston, WI, 53948-0140

Curran, Hollenbeck & Orton, S. C.

111 Oak Street
P.O. Box 140
Mauston, WI, 53948-0140




WIGood Standing198103/16/2015

Professional Misconduct

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Award NameGrantorDate Granted
AV RatedMartindale-HubbellN/A


Association NamePosition NameDuration
State Bar of Wisconsin, Administrative and Local Government Law SectionChairman2009 - 2010
Wisconsin State Bar Association, Admin & Local Gov. Section Board of Directors2003 - Present
Wisconsin State Bar Association, Admin & Local Gov. SectionMember1990 - Present
Wisconsin State Bar Association, Litigation SectionBoard of Directors1989 - 1992
Association for Justice (formerly ATLA)Member1984 - Present
Wisconsin Association for Justice (formerly WATL)Member1984 - Present
Wisconsin State Bar Association, Litigation SectionMember1981 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember1981 - Present
State Bar of Wisconsin, Litigation SectionMember1981 - Present
State Bar of WisconsinMember1981 - Present

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
Heitman v. City of Mauston, 226 Wis. 2d 542 (Ct. App. 1999)Won
Hagen v. LIRC, 201 Wis.2d 51 (1996)lost
Betthauser v. Medical Protective Company, 172 Wis. 2d 141 (1992)won

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School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Marquette University Law School LawJD - Juris Doctor1981
Saint Olaf CollegePolitical ScienceBA - Magna Cum Laude1978