Patricia Gibeault is a partner at Axley Brynelson, LLP and practices insolvency law, including Bankruptcy Chapters 7, 11, 12, and 13, commercial litigation, foreclosure, Chapter 128 Receiverships, Workouts and the Wisconsin Consumer Act. As an attorney for over 30 years, she has handled forbearances and foreclosures ranging from $100,000 to $120 million.
After obtaining her J.D. from the University of Wisconsin Law School, Ms. Gibeault served as a law clerk to the Honorable Robert D. Martin, Chief Judge of the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Western District of Wisconsin. She served as a Chapter 7 panel Trustee for the Bankruptcy Court for the Western District of Wisconsin from 1984 through 1993. Continuously advancing her knowledge, experience and involvement, Ms. Gibeault is also a board member of the State Bar of Wisconsin’s Bankruptcy, Insolvency and Creditors Rights (BICR) Section.
Admitted to practice in the State Courts of Wisconsin, Eastern and Western Districts of Wisconsin, Northern District of Illinois and the United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit.
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Super Lawyer||Wisconsin Super Lawyers||2013|
|2012 "Lawyer of the Year" in Madison (Bankruptcy / Insolvency)||The Best Lawyers In America©||2012|
|Super Lawyer||Wisconsin Super Lawyers||2012|
|Super Lawyer||Wisconsin Super Lawyers||2011|
|Super Lawyer||Wisconsin Super Lawyers||2010|
|Super Lawyer||Wisconsin Super Lawyers||2009|
|Super Lawyer||Wisconsin Super Lawyers||2008|
|Super Lawyer||Wisconsin Super Lawyers||2007|
|Super Lawyer||Wisconsin Super Lawyers||2006|
|Super Lawyer||Wisconsin Super Lawyers||2005|
|AV Preeminent® Peer Review Rated||Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Ratings™||N/A|
|Named One of Madison’s Top Bankruptcy Law Attorneys||Madison Magazine||N/A|
|Partner||Axley Brynelson, LLP||1981 - Present|
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|American Bankruptcy Institute||Member||N/A|
|Western District Bankruptcy Bar||Member||N/A|
|State Bar of Wisconsin, Bankruptcy, Insolvency and Creditors' Rights Section||Chair Elect||N/A|
|University of Wisconsin Law School||JD - Juris Doctor||1980|
|University of Wisconsin, Madison||BS - Bachelor of Science||1975|
|Wisconsin Banking Law Update||Bankruptcy and Wisconsin Consumer Act||2014|
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