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Peter J. Culp, a firm partner, was admitted to the Wisconsin and Minnesota bars in 2000, and the U.S. District Court for Eastern and Western Districts of Wisconsin in 2001. He is an honors graduate from William Mitchell College of Law, where he was a Member and Associate Editor of the William Mitchell Law Review. He is the recipient of First Place awards in the Regional, National, and International levels of the ABA Student Negotiation Competitions. He is a member of the State Bar of Wisconsin, the Defense Research Institute, the Civil Trial Counsel of Wisconsin and the Winnebago County Bar Association. He has substantial experience as a trial lawyer and practices in the areas of civil litigation, employment law, corporate, and commercial law.


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Practice areas


  1. Business: 20%
  2. Employment: 20%
  3. Litigation: 20%
  4. Personal Injury: 20%
  5. Other: 20%
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Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

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  • Nathan J. Dineen

    I endorse Attorney Culp. Excellent Attorney, passionate about the law. Great Person. I would recommend him to anyone who needs a litigation or personal injury attorney in Oshkosh.


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    Peter is a hard working and highly effective attorney. Peter's clients are well served and represented by his talents. I endorse this lawyer.


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Contact info

Dempsey Law Firm, LLP

210 North Main Street., Suite 100
P.O. Box 886
Oshkosh, WI, 54903-0886


WIGood Standing200103/20/2015
MNNot Authorized - Non-payment of fees200007/15/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Top 100 Trial LawyersThe National Trial Lawyers2012
Wisconsin Rising StarsSuperLawyers2010
Wisconsin Rising StarsSuperLawyers2009
BV Distinguished RatingMartindale Hubbel2008
Wisconsin Rising StarsSuperLawyers2007
Negotiation Competition - 1st PlaceAmerican Bar Association2000
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PartnerDempsey Law Firm, LLP2007 - Present
Associate AttorneyDempsey Law Firm, LLP2002 - 2007
Associate AttorneyHinshaw & Culbertson, LLP2000 - 2002
Association namePosition nameDuration
Wisconsin Association for JusticeMember2005 - Present
Winnebago County Bar AssociationMember2003 - Present
State Bar of WisconsinMember2001 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember2001 - Present
Defense Research InstituteMember2001 - 2002
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Bernard Johnson v. Mt. Morris Mut. Ins. Co.Prevailed before Circuit Court, Court of Appeals and Supreme Court
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School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
William Mitchell College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2000
University of Wisconsin, OshkoshFinanceOther - Bachelors1993
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Family and Medical Leave ActEmployment Law2010