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Paul E. Bucher

Criminal defense Attorney at Waukesha, WI

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  • Licensed for 42 years
    State WI
    Acquired 1981
    Status
    Good Standing No misconduct found

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About Paul

Learn Paul’s areas of practice.

4
Practice areas
  1. Criminal defense
    50%
    Provide aggressive and specialized criminal and traffic defense in all categories of criminal defense. Drunk driving, violent crimes, white collar crimes, narcotic offenses, homicide and sex crimes are just a few of the specialzed areas.

  2. DUI and DWI
    25%

  3. Personal injury
    20%
    Review and evaluate complex personal injury claims, including traffic accidents, work related injuries and death cases and proceed with litigation when necessary.

  4. Employment and labor
    5%
    Review wrongful termination cases and discrimination cases for possible administrative action and/or litigation.

Married and 5 children

Marathon runner (10) (Charitable organizations, Lymphoma and Leukemia Society, Special Olympics)  

As the previous District Attorney of Waukesha County, WI I handled virtually every criminal case you can imagine from police executions, murders, sex assault, robbery, narcotics, corrpution, traffic, DWI, open records/meetings, elections and numerous other areas. I ran for Attorney General of Wisconsin in 2006 and was unsuccessful and left the DIstrict Attorney's office, entering into private practice.  I was the recepient of numerous state and federal awards and citations during my service as District Attorney and continue my involvement in the community today.

 

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Location

Bucher Law Group, LLC
711 W. Moreland Blvd. Suite 100A
Waukesha, WI, 53188

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Cost

Rates
  • Hourly Rates $ 200-300 per hour
  • Contingency 33%-40%
Payment methods
Cash, Check, Credit Card

Resume

AVVO RATING 9.7 (Superb)

Work Experience

  • Partner
  • Bucher Law Group, LLC
  • 2010 - Present
  • Adjunct Professor
  • Waukesha County Technical College
  • 2006 - Present
  • Associate
  • Gatzke & Ruppelt and Bucher SC
  • 2007 - 2010
  • Adjunct Professor
  • Carroll University
  • 2007 - 2011
  • District Attorney
  • Waukesha County, Wisconsin District Attorney
  • 1983 - 2007
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Education

  • Marquette University Law School
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 1981
  • University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee
  • BS - Bachelor of Science
  • 1977

Associations

  • Eastern District of Wisconsin Bar Association
  • Member
  • 2008 - Present
  • Waukesha County Bar Association
  • Member
  • 1983 - Present
  • State Bar of Wisconsin
  • Member
  • 1981 - Present
  • Wisconsin District Attorneys Association
  • President
  • N/A
  • United Way
  • Member
  • N/A
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Languages Spoken

  • English

Honors and Awards

  • Peer Review Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2017
  • A+ BBB ACCREDITATION
  • Better Business Bureau
  • 2011
  • Wisconsin Top Criminal Defense Lawyer
  • Milwaukee Magazine
  • 2007
  • Super Lawyer
  • SuperLawyers
  • 2007
  • Super Lawyer
  • SuperLawyers
  • 2006
  • Super Lawyer
  • SuperLawyers
  • 2005
  • Award for Public Service
  • US Dept. of Justice
  • N/A
  • Commendation
  • Executive Board of County of Waukesha
  • N/A
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Publications

  • Wisconsin Public Records and Open Meetings Handbook
  • Open Records
  • 2007

Speaking Engagements

  • Meeting of the Family Law Section of the Waukesha County Bar Association
  • Use of Tape Recordings (consentual and nonconsentual) in Family Cases
  • 2008

Attorney endorsements

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Given (2)
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Employment and labor Attorney | Aug 22
Relationship: Co-worker
"I endorse this lawyer."
Criminal defense Attorney | Aug 22
Relationship: Co-worker
"I endorse this lawyer."
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