Kevin P. Crooks was born in Wausau in 1959. He is a 1981 graduate of the College of St. Thomas in St. Paul, Minnesota, with a double major in business administration and German, and is a 1984 graduate of Marquette University Law School.
Kevin is admitted to practice in all Wisconsin courts as well as the U.S. District Courts for the Eastern and Western Districts of Wisconsin and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 7th Circuit. He is active in the community and has served as a member of the Boy Scouts of America Samoset Council Executive Board, Wisconsin Judicare Board of Directors, Wausau Historic Landmark Commission, Wausau River Edge Commission, Marathon County Highway Safety Commission and the Granite Peak Ski Patrol.
Kevin’s primary area of practice is family law, including divorce, paternity, minor guardianship, grandparent visitation and adoption cases. He has handled many complex child custody, child support, property division and maintenance cases in his career. He is a skilled courtroom litigator and prides himself on being an effective advocate for the interests of his clients. He also has extensive prior experience in the areas of criminal and traffic defense and general civil litigation, and continues to handle some cases in those practice areas.
Kevin is married and has two adult children. In his spare time he enjoys kayaking on the Great Lakes and other local lakes and rivers, camping, bicycling, downhill skiing, woodworking and flying small aircraft.
Languages Spoken: English, German
Licensed since 1984
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|Attorney||Crooks, Low & Connell, S.C.||1984 - Present|
|Association Name||Position Name||Duration|
|State Bar of Wisconsin Fee Arbitration Panel||Member||2004 - Present|
|Boy Scouts of America, Samoset Council||Legal Counsel & Executive Board Member||2002 - Present|
|Ski Patrol||Member||2000 - Present|
|Wisconsin Judicare||Board of Directors||1999 - 2006|
|Marathon County Highway Safety Commission||Vice Chair||1995 - Present|
|State of Wisconsin Joint Legislative Council's Special Committee on Use & Compensation of Guardian ad Litems||Member||1994 - 1995|
|Marathon County Historical Society||Member||1990 - Present|
|River Edge Commission - City of Wausau||Member||1990 - 1996|
|Wausau Historic Landmark Commission||Member; past Chairman||1988 - Present|
|State Bar of Wisconsin||Member||1984 - Present|
|American Bar Association||Member||1984 - Present|
|Marathon County Bar Association||Member||1984 - Present|
|Marquette University Law School||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||1984|
|College of St. Thomas||Business Administration & German||BA - Bachelor of Arts||1981|