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Languages spoken: English, German

Practice areas


  1. Car Accident: 60%
    33 years, 1.5 thousand cases
  2. Motorcycle Accident: 20%
    33 years, 200 cases
  3. Workers Compensation: 10%
    33 years, 500 cases
  4. Personal Injury: 10%
    20 years, 50 cases



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Contact info

Samster, Konkel & Safran Sc

1110 N Old World 3rd St Ste 405
Milwaukee, WI, 53203-1126


WIGood Standing198303/01/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
BV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2014
Certified Civil Trial SpecialistNational Board of Trial Advocacy2004
DistinguishedMartindale Hubble1990
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PartnerSamster, Konkel & Safran, S.C.1999 - Present
PartnerVlasak, Britton & Konkel1992 - 1999
AssociateSamster Aiken and Mawicke1983 - 1992
Association namePosition nameDuration
United States Court of Federal Claims Bar AssociationN/A2010 - Present
Anerican board of trial AdvocacyMember2004 - Present
Wisconsin Association for JusticeN/A1983 - Present
State Bar of WisconsinN/A1983 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
M.B. v DHHS$250,000 settlement
Blue V. Ford Motor company et al4.5 million judgement.
Psaris v. Medical Protective1.3 million judgement
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School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Marquette University Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor1983
University of Wisconsin, MilwaukeeFinanceBBA - Bachelor of Business Administration1980
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Law Office TechnologyLaw Office Technology2012