We are pleased to share that M&Z clients, Juli Kaufmann and JoAnne Johnson-Sabir of Sherman Phoenix, have been selected as Milwaukee Business Journal 2018 Executives of the Year. We are proud of their achievements and honored to be part of this project. You can find the article here.
Mallery & Zimmerman, S.C. is pleased to announce that Andrew G. Frank and Anne M. Plichta have joined the firm as shareholders in the Milwaukee office. Andy and Anne add substantial, quality experience to the firm’s growing litigation practice, ensuring that the firm can provide its clients with the best possible representation.
Andy has substantial experience defending national and international manufacturers, automobile manufacturers and other companies from products liability claims, prosecuting and defending large-scale construction defect cases and defending trucking and bus companies in accident cases. He also has substantial experience in securities litigation and general commercial litigation. Andy is a graduate of Miami (of Ohio) University and the University of Wisconsin Law School.
Anne has substantial experience in general commercial litigation, UCC/contract disputes, media and defamation law and litigation involving construction/real estate, insurance, probate and shareholder/partnership disputes. She is a certified mediator. Anne is a graduate of Harvard College and Northwestern University Pritzker School of Law.
Please join M&Z in welcoming Andy and Anne.
Mallery & Zimmerman Attorney Jon Sacks will be presenting on November 9, 2018 as part of the NBI seminar: School Law Expert Panel: How to Handle Your Biggest Challenges at the Holiday Inn Pewaukee-Milwaukee West. Jon will address recent developments, including issues related to technology in the classroom, social media, cyberbullying, and sexual harassment.
For more information and to register, follow this link: School Law Expert Panel: How to Handle Your Biggest Challenges
Mallery & Zimmerman, S.C. is pleased to announce that K. Scott Wagner has joined the firm as a shareholder in the Milwaukee office. Scott has over 29 years of experience successfully representing clients in highly complex commercial litigation, including shareholder disputes and derivative actions, contract disputes, and class actions involving anti-trust, securities fraud and breaches of fiduciary duties by majority shareholders. Scott is annually listed in The Best Lawyers in America and SuperLawyers. Scott’s significant litigation experience is a welcome addition to the firm’s established litigation and business/corporate practices, enhancing the firm’s ability to provide clients with superior legal services. Please join M&Z in welcoming Scott.
An attorney page and formal biography for Scott will follow shortly. You may contact Scott at 414-727-6270 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
In the last few months, Jonathan Sacks was appointed to the board of directors of three separate non-profit organizations in Washington County.
Jon was nominated and appointed as the President Nominee and member of the board of directors for the West Bend Sunrise Rotary Club. Rotary is a global network of 1.2 million neighbors, friends, leaders, and problem-solvers who see a world where people unite and take action to create lasting change – across the globe, in our communities, and in ourselves.
Jon was also appointed to the board of directors for the Washington County Historical Society, Inc. The Historical Society operates three museums and houses the historical archives for all of Washington County. The Historical Society strives to educate, preserve, interpret, and provide access to the history of Washington County, Wisconsin, through its collections, archives, and programs.
After serving as a volunteer and program leader for a number of years, Jon was also recently appointed to the board of directors of NAMI Washington County, Inc., the Washington County affiliate of the National Alliance on Mental Illness. NAMI works to raise awareness and provide education, advocacy, and support programs for people living with mental illness and their friends and families. NAMI provides various outreach activities in the community, including training for law enforcement professionals and educational programming in local schools.
You can find out more about these organizations and their missions below:
West Bend Sunrise Rotary: https://www.westbendsunriserotary.org/
Washington County Historical Society: http://www.historyisfun.com/
NAMI Washington County: http://www.nami-positiveimage.org/
Please join us in congratulating Jon.
Ron Stadler recently published an article in the Special Ed Tech eNewsletter entitled “ It may be the latest and greatest, but is new technology actually required for a student with a disability?” The article can be accessed here.
Jon Herreman was a guest speaker on hotel development at a recent luncheon sponsored by Smart Growth Greater Madison Inc. Smart Growth Madison represents the interests of the development community in Madison and greater Dane County. Jon represents owners, developers, lenders and contractors in connection with the development, construction, purchase, sale and financing of hotel projects.
Mallery & Zimmerman is pleased to announce that John Wirth has been named to the 2017 Wisconsin Super Lawyer list, and Aaron Graf and Andrew Robinson have been named to the 2017 Wisconsin Rising Star list. Only 5%, or fewer, of the private practice lawyers in Wisconsin were named to the Super Lawyer list. Only 2.5%, or fewer, of the private practice lawyers under 40 were named to the Rising Star list. The annual selections are made using a multi-phase process that includes a statewide survey of lawyers, an independent evaluation of candidates and a peer review process. Please join us in congratulating them for this accomplishment.
Mallery & Zimmerman is pleased to announce that Aaron Graf and Andrew Robinson were elected as shareholders of the firm. Graf provides counsel and representation to businesses in employment matters and represents various clients in a wide array of litigation and appeals. Robinson’s practice focuses on creditors rights, and representing clients in various complex corporate and construction related litigation. Please join us in congratulating both.