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Joseph W. Voiland

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Award nameGrantorDate granted
Reinhart Boerner Van Deuren as Pro Bono Publico Firm of the YearMilwaukee Bar Association2012
Leading LawyersM Magazine2012
Super Lawyers - Rising StarMilwaukee Magazine2012
Superlawyers - Rising StarMilwaukee Magazine2011
Pro Bono Attorney of the YearReinhart Boerner Van Deuren2010
Superlawyers - Rising StarMilwaukee Magazine2010
Superlawyers - Rising StarMilwaukee Magazine2009
Canon Law (top student)Marquette University Law School2001
Civil Procedure (top student)Marquette University Law School2001
Legal Research and Writing (top student)Marquette University Law School2000
Criminal Procedure (top student)Marquette University Law School2000
Navy Achievement Medal (II)United States Navy1999
Thomas More ScholarMarquette University Law School1999
Navy Achievement MedalUnited States Navy1997
Armed Forces Expeditionary MedalUnited States Navy1997
National Defense Service MedalUnited States Navy1995
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
ShareholderReinhart Boerner Van Deuren2003 - Present
Law Clerk to the Honorable Diane S. SykesSupreme Court of Wisconsin2002 - 2003
Judicial Intern to the Honorable David T. Prosser, Jr.Supreme Court of Wisconsin2001 - 2001
Law ClerkMurphy & Prachthauser2000 - 2001
Lieutenent, United States NavyAircraft Carrier U.S.S. Nimitz (CVN-68)1995 - 1999
Association namePosition nameDuration
United States Supreme Court BarMember2007 - Present
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit BarMember2006 - Present
United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois BarMember2005 - Present
United States District Court for the Eastern District of Wisconsin BarMember2005 - Present
Eastern District Bar AssociationMember2005 - Present
St. Thomas More SocietyN/A2003 - Present
Milwaukee Bar AssociationMember2003 - Present
Supreme Court of Wisconsin, BarMember2002 - Present
Disabled American VeteransMember1999 - Present
American Legion - Wisconsin Post 2930Member1999 - Present
Civil Litigation Section of the Milwaukee Bar AssociationCo-chair2007 - 2008
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Buckmaster, et al. v. Wyman, et al., 33 Pension & Benefits Reporter 1634 (E.D. Wis. 2006)Dismissed in client's favor
Green for Wisconsin v. State Elections Board (Wisconsin Supreme Court, 2006).Settled
Menard, Inc. v. Commissioner of Internal Revenue, 560 F.3d 620 (7th Circuit)Judgment in client's favor
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Publication nameTitleDate
The Wisconsin LawyerReview: Qualified Plans: Forms, Notices, and Supplementary Materials by Pamela D. Perdue2009
Wisconsin Law JournalFinal for purposes of appeal: the exception to clarity in Wambolt and Tyler2008
Milwaukee Bar AssociationReading and Writing Between the Lines of Written Discovery2008
American Bar Association publicationEmployee Benefits Law Treatise, Rewrite Editor, Chapter 102007
LormanWisconsin's Buried Rules of Evidence and Procedure2006
Bureau of National Affairs (BNA) Class Action Litigation ReportLiability for Withdrawal from a Multiemployer ERISA Plan, ERISA Compliance & Enforcement Strategy Guide2006
LormanExpert Witness Testimony in State and Federal Court2005
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Marquette University Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor2002
Northwestern UniversityHistoryUndergraduate Degree1995
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Marquette University Law SchoolAppellate Advocacy Guest Lecturer2012
Effective Representation in Termination of Parental Rights CasesWritten Discovery and Expert Testimony2012
National Election Law ConferenceThe Recount as Trial2011
Marquette University Law SchoolAppellate Advocacy Guest Lecturer2011
Litigation CLEERISA Litigation2009
ERISA Litigation401(k) Litigation after LaRue v. DeWolff and MetLife v. Glen2008
Litigation CLEReading and Writing Between the Lines of Written Discovery2007
Civil Discovery ConferenceExpert Witness Testimony in State and Federal Court2006
Litigation CLEBuried Rules of Evidence and Procedure2005