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Gene R. Rankin

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Award nameGrantorDate granted
Who's Who in the WorldMaquis Who's Who2008
Who's Who in AmericaMarquis Who's Who2007
Who's Who in Emerging American LeadersMarquis Who's Who1992
Who's Who in American LawMarquis Who's Who1987
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AttorneyGene R. Rankin Law Office2006 - Present
Director, Board of Bar ExaminersWisconsin Supreme Court1994 - 2006
AttorneyGene R. Rankin Law Office1989 - 1994
Director, Land Regulation & RecordsDane County Government1984 - 1989
AttorneyRisser & Risser1980 - 1984
Association namePosition nameDuration
State Bar of WisconsinParalegal Task Force; UPL Comm; Bd member, Environ Law Sec1980 - 2008
Dane County Bar AssociationN/A1980 - 2008
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Betty Ferris et al. v. United States Case No. 89-C-779-C (W.D. Wis. July 30, 1990).Plaintiff granted injunction, awarded fees & costs
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Publication nameTitleDate
National Business Institute SeminarRights of Way and Easements, Boundary Law in Wisconsin1991
Urban LandPaving the Way1991
Urban LawyerThe First Bite at the Apple: State Supreme Court Takings Jurisprudence Antedating First English1990
Journal of Surveying and Land Information SystemsSurveying and Mapping in Dane County, Wisconsin1990
URISA ProceedingsA Practical, Transaction-driven Governmental Land Information System: Concept, Design and Implementation1988
Historic Preservation Law in WisconsinHistoric Preservation Law in Wisconsin1982
Behavior Research Methods and InstrumentationComputerized Animal Intelligence Testing1972
Behavior Research Methods and InstrumentationThe Symmetrical Maze: An Automated Closed-field Test Series for Rats1970
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Wisconsin Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor1980
University of WisconsinLand EconomicsABD1977
University of WisconsinUrban & Regional PlanningMS - Master of Science1973
University of WisconsinHistory/literature/art historyBS - Bachelor of Science1966
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Justice & Bureaucracy Series."Don't ask me nothin' about nothin'; I just might tell you the truth."2002
Boundary Law in WisconsinRights of Way and Easements1991