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Amy M. Risseeuw

Personal injury Attorney at Appleton, WI

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  • Licensed for 18 years
    State WI
    Acquired 2005
    Status
    Good Standing No misconduct found

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Practice area

Amy joined Peterson, Berk & Cross, S.C., as an attorney in 2005. A graduate from the University of Wisconsin Law School, Amy practices in the personal injury section. Amy has tried many cases to verdict in multiple areas of personal injury law, including automobile accidents, dog attacks, premises liability and medical malpractice. Amy has also handled numerous appellate matters, appearing in the Court of Appeals of Wisconsin, the Wisconsin Supreme Court and the Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals. Amy has been selected for inclusion as a Rising Star in the Super Lawyer publication of Milwaukee Magazine.

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Location

Peterson, Berk & Cross
2400 S. Kensington Drive, Suite 100
Appleton, WI, 54915

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Cost

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  • Free Consultation 30 minutes
Payment methods
Cash, Check, Credit Card

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AVVO RATING 10.0 (Superb)

Work Experience

  • Managing Partner
  • Peterson, Berk & Cross, S.C.
  • 2005 - Present

Education

  • University of Wisconsin Law School
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 2005
  • University of Wisconsin, Madison
  • BA - Bachelor of Arts
  • 2000

Associations

  • Wisconsin Association for Justice
  • Executive Committee Member
  • 2015 - Present
  • Wisconsin Association for Justice
  • Board of Directors
  • 2013 - Present
  • State Bar of Wisconsin
  • Member
  • 2005 - Present
  • Outagamie County Bar Association
  • Member
  • 2005 - Present
  • Outagamie County Bar Association
  • Secretary
  • 2005 - Present
  • Wisconsin Academy of Trial Lawyers
  • Member
  • N/A
  • Association of Trial Lawyers of America
  • Member
  • N/A
  • Wisconsin Association for Justice
  • Member of the Jury Instruction Committee
  • N/A
  • Outagamie County Bar Association
  • President
  • 2014 - 2015
  • Wisconsin Association for Justice
  • Spring Seminar Co-Chair and Chair
  • 2013 - 2016
  • Outagamie County Bar Association
  • Vice President
  • 2013 - 2014
  • Wisconsin Association for Justice
  • Women’s Caucus Vice-Chair & Chair
  • 2011 - 2012
  • Fox Valley Young Lawyers Association
  • Outagamie County Co-Chair
  • 2009 - 2010
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Languages Spoken

  • English

Honors and Awards

  • Super Lawyer
  • Super Lawyers
  • 2021
  • Super Lawyer
  • Super Lawyers
  • 2020
  • Super Lawyer
  • SuperLawyers
  • 2019
  • Rising Star
  • Super Lawyers
  • 2018
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Publications

  • Elder Law Section and the State Bar of Wisconsin
  • Chapter 19 Overview of Negligence Claims for Older Clients, Advising Older Clients and Their Families
  • 2015
  • The Verdict, Vol. 38:1,
  • Adding Insult to Injury – Worker’s Compensation Attorney Fees
  • 2015
  • The Verdict, Vol. 37:1
  • The Aftereffects of a Rogue Juror
  • 2014
  • The Verdict, Vol. 34:4
  • Book Review: Mild Traumatic Brain Injury and Postconcussion Syndrome: The New Evidence Base for Diagnosis and Treatment, by Michael A. McCrea, Ph.D.
  • 2011
  • The Verdict, Vol. 34:2
  • Judicial Estoppel: A Cautionary Tale
  • 2011
  • The Verdict, Vol. 32:3
  • WAJ Women’s Caucus Mentoring Programs
  • 2009
  • The Verdict, Vol. 30:3
  • When Cops Cross the Line
  • 2007
  • The Verdict, Vol. 30:1,
  • Helping Clients with Common Property Damage Questions
  • 2007
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Speaking Engagements

  • Continuing Legal Education Conference for Attorneys and Paralegals
  • Issue Spotting in Premises Liability Cases and Ethics Questions and Answers in Fee Sharing Arrangements
  • 2020
  • Car Crash Symposium 2020
  • Accidents Involving Governmental Vehicles
  • 2020
  • State Bar of Wisconsin
  • Pretrial Techniques – Medical Records
  • 2019
  • Continuing Legal Education Conference for Attorneys and Paralegals
  • Ethical Considerations of the Client’s File: Confidentiality, Transfers and Technology
  • 2019
  • Women’s Caucus Seminar
  • How Long Do I Have to Worry?
  • 2018
  • State Bar of Wisconsin
  • 2018 Tort Reform Legislation – Wisconsin Style
  • 2018
  • Spring Seminar
  • Written Discovery in Premises Liability Cases
  • 2016
  • Car Crash Symposium
  • Low Impact Tool Kit
  • 2015
  • Spring Seminar
  • Avoiding Pitfalls with State, Municipal, and Federal Tort Claims
  • 2013
  • Spring Seminar
  • Surviving An Appeal
  • 2012
  • Spring Seminar
  • Expert Witnesses & Written Interrogatories
  • 2011
  • Spring Seminar
  • Bifurcation
  • 2009
  • Spring Seminar
  • Statutes of Limitation: Exceptions to the 3-Year Rule
  • 2008
  • National Business Institute
  • Settling Uninsured and Underinsured Motorist Claims
  • 2007
  • Spring Seminar
  • Contribution in Product Liability Cases
  • 2006
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Appleton Personal injury Lawyer Amy M. Risseeuw
Amy M. Risseeuw
Personal injury Attorney
Appleton, WI
Licensed for 18 years
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