In the News
Attorney Paul Curtis obtained a defense verdict in favor of a farm cooperative client at a jury trial arising from the plaintiffs’ allegations that the co-op sold “toxic” animal feed supplements. The plaintiffs were seeking 1.9M.
Tom Diehl, co-owner and general manager of the Tommy Bartlett Show, was inducted into the Wisconsin Water Ski Federation’s Hall of Fame. Read more here.
Wis. State Bar President-Elect/Axley Attorney Patrick Fiedler proposes 2014 budget for the State Bar of Wisconsin. Learn more here.
Attorney Paul Curtis shared his knowledge on the legalities of serving alcohol at company-sponsored events in the Spring/Summer 2013 Wisconsin Meetings magazine. Read the full story here.
Axley Attorneys Patrick Fiedler and Tyler Wilkinson successfully represented the Court of Appeals in a case before the Wisconsin Supreme Court! Read more about the case here.
Attorney Guy DuBeau was quoted in a recent Wisconsin Public Radio News article about a new bill attempting to modify Wisconsin's informed consent law. Read his opinions on this matter here!
Axley attorney Patrick Fiedler had an article about alternative dispute resolution (ADR) published in the Wisconsin Underground Contractors Association's (WUCA) Spring 2013 Newsletter. Read Fiedler's explanations and analyses of mediation and arbitration here!
Axley Attorneys Honored with Inaugural "Komen Impact Award"
The Axley staff (at both office locations) wore purple apparel today for "Purple Day," a holiday designated to spread awareness for individuals living with epilepsy. Axley is donating $1 to Lily's Fund, the Madison-based charity that created this event, for every person wearing purple in the office. See our "Purple Day" photos here!
The Telegraph Herald sat down with Attorney Tyler Wilkinson after his presentation on the Affordable Care Act yesterday. Check out what Tyler had to say about the event here!
We're very excited to announce that we will begin using our new hashtag, #AxleyACA, tomorrow as we live tweet a presentation on the Affordable Care Act. Be sure to follow it to learn concise and important information regarding this bill! See the promo photo here.
Congratulations to the Gallina Companies on the groundbreaking for The Ideal Apartments! See a photo of the project here.
Attorney Carl Sinderbrand was featured in a Milwaukee Journal Sentinel article about a proposed $1.5 billion open pit iron ore mine to be constructed in Iron and Ashland counties. Read his thoughts about this controversial issue here.
Attorney Gesina (Ena) Seiler was honored to speak to the Metropolitan Builders Association Thursday night (3/7/2013) with Kevin Moore, the Deputy Secretary of the Department of Health Services, and Peter Frittatta, the President of the Wisconsin Association of Health Underwriters. To follow new developments on the ACA, click here.
Axley donates $500 to a fourth grade class at Lincoln Elementary School to help fund a week-long historical field trip across southwestern Wisconsin. Axley is proud to be able to support this one-of-a-kind experience. Let the learning begin!
Attorney Steven Brezinki will be teaming up with Ann Casey from the Madison Community Foundation to give a FREE estate planning seminar Friday, March 1. Read more about the event here, and reserve your seat today!
News Release: Axley Welcomes Two New Attorneys to Firm
News Release: Axley Attorney Tim Edwards Becomes Editor of the Wisconsin Employment Law Letter
News Release: Axley Loses Attorney of 50 Years
News Release: Managing Partner Receives 2013 Leaders in the Law Recognition
Attorney Tyler Wilkinson has been selected to participate in the State Bar of Wisconsin's Inaugural Leadership Development Summit.
Attorney Brian Hough was in the news lately for his work defending a man accused of attacking Montee Ball. Read more here.
News Release: Attorney John Mitby was inducted into the Madison Area Soccer Hall of Fame for his many contributions to Reddan Soccer Park in Verona, WI. Read more here.
The November edition of Wisconsin Lawyer ranked a federal court decision achieved by Attorney Timothy Edwards as #2 of the top 10 federal court decisions from last year.
News Release: 23 Axley Attorneys Named 2012 Wisconsin Super Lawyers
Axley Attorney John Mitby was mentioned in an article about the Van Wie Foundation's donation to improve the dining hall at Camp Wawbeek, a camp that caters to children and adults with disabilities.
The Stoughton Gazette publishes an article on the verdict in a recent computer-related crime case handled by Axley Attorney Patrick Fiedler. Read more here.
Axley trial lawyers Patrick Fiedler and Tyler Wilkinson obtained ‘Not Guilty’ verdicts on nine counts of computer-related crimes in the Dane County Circuit Court.
Join Axley's Labor and Employment Team on Wednesday, November 7th for their annual End of the Year Employment Law Update. Register here.
Axley Attorney Tim Edwards wrote the article "E-Discovery: Who Pays?", which was recently published in Wisconsin Lawyer.
Axley Attorney John Mitby did the honors at the ceremonial "switching on" of the field lights at Reddan Soccer Park. See a picture here or see all the event photos on the Axley Law Firm Facebook page.
News Release: Axley Attorney Ed Lawton Awarded 2012 Up and Coming Award.
Axley Attorney Jessica Ozalp selected to Executive Committee Program Chair of American Inns of Court, James E Doyle chapter.
Congratulations to Axley Attorney Laura Peck on being chosen as IB Madison's Professional of the Week!
News Release: Axley Attorney Carl Sinderbrand Represents Plaintiffs Suing Wisconsin DNR Over Wolf Hunting Rules
Our upcoming webinar, Social Media for Employers, is scheduled for Wednesday, August 15! Reserve your spot here.
News Release: Axley Law Firm Joins the Wisconsin Better Business Bureau with A+ Rating
New Release: By Women For Women Raises $55,000 for Breast Cancer Research
News Release: Axley Law Firm Wins 2012 Best of Wisconsin Business Award for Law Firms
Axley Attorney Lori Lubinsky recently represented the Community Insurance Corporation. To read more, check out the case on the Wisconsin State Bar website.
Congratulations to Judd Genda in his election to the Board of Directors of the Energy & Telecommunications Section of the State Bar of Wisconsin.
News Release: Attorney Kathryn Grigg Joins Axley's Family Law Team
Axley Attorney Tim Fenner's article, "Being an Agent is Sometimes Being Caught in the Middle" was published in the Wisconsin Defense Counsel.
Axley Attorney Mike Riley presented the J. Michael Riley Award for excellence at the University of Wisconsin Law School Honors and Awards Ceremony.
Axley Attorney Patrick Fiedler wins election for State Bar of Wisconsin President: See election results.
The Valued Voice highlights a brief by Axley Attorney Guy DuBeau, which discusses the unnerving impact a recent Supreme Court Decision will have on the healthcare system.
News Release: Axley Attorneys Form Agribusiness Team
Axley Attorneys Named 2012 Wisconsin Super Lawyers
News Release: Axley's Business and Litigation Practice Groups Compete for Most Donations to Food Pantry
News Release: Waukesha-based Law Firm Murn & Martin Joins Axley
A WHA Newsletter highlights the success of an amicus brief written by Axley Attorney Guy DuBeau in a case holding that emergency physicians are due their reasonable, customary fees rather than reimbursement at the Medicaid rate, when they join in tort claims.
On April 10, 2012 Axley Attorneys Saul Glazer and Troy Thompson will host a webinar on preventing and investigating harassment in the workplace. To listen in, sign up here.
Learn about pitfalls in construction contracting and administration, tax
and succession planning, employment and labor, environmental permitting
and more at Axley’s Construction Update for Commercial Contractors on April 18, 2012.
The State Bar of Wisconsin publishes Axley Attorney Saul Glazer's article in Inside Track: "Bill Will Eliminate Compensatory and Punitive Damages under Wisconsin's Fair Employment Act."
The State Bar of Wisconsin publishes a construction case law update from Axley Attorney Steven Streck: "Coverage for Damage Caused by Allegedly Faulty Construction."
News Release: WBA Associate of the Year Awarded to Axley Attorney Robert Procter
Axley Attorney Tyler Wilkinson speaks to UW-Madison students about Risk Management during the 2012 All Campus Leadership Conference.
News Release: UW Law School Honors Grad Tyler Wilkinson Joins Axley Law Firm
Axley Attorney Guy DeBeau co-authors the Wisconsin Lawyer February 2012 article, “Walk in ‘Our’ Shoes: Why Docs Avoid Lawyers.”
Axley Attorney Lori Lubinsky
argued before a 10-judge panel of the United States Court of Appeals
for the Seventh Circuit. The Court heard argument on whether the School District of Elmbrook's past practice of holding its high school graduations in a church violated the First Amendment.
Axley Attorney Timothy Barber lends a hand to help local youth in his recent appointment to the Ride Recruitment Committee of the Dane County Boys and Girls Club.
The State Bar of Wisconsin features Axley Attorney Paul Curtis in their video: "Promoting Civility in the Legal Profession."
State Bar of Wisconsin publishes an article by Axley Attorney Troy Thompson in InsideTrack: "Employee Not Entitled to Overtime When Employer Unaware of Work."
Learn about Axley Attorney Patrick Fiedler's platform for 2012 President-elect by watching his latest campaign video.
A panel led by Axley Attorney Patrick Fiedler recommends that UW-Madison review its off-campus alcohol policy: http://bit.ly/Abb6I6
As General Counsel for InterVarsity Christian Fellowship/USA, Axley Attorney Michael Anderson joined an amicus brief in Hosanna-Tabor Evangelical Lutheran Church v. EEOC where the United Supreme Court unanimously held that the First Amendment bars employment discrimination suits brought on behalf of ministers against churches.
News Release: Axley Votes Accomplished Lawyer to Partnership
The Wisconsin State Journal discusses Axley Attorney Patrick Fiedler's investigation of former UW Associate AD in their article, "UW Appoints Ex-Judge to Lead Inquiry into Former Associate AD."
The State Bar of Wisconsin talks with Patrick Fiedler regarding his platform for 2012 Wisconsin State Bar President in "A glimpse: president-elect candidates want to shift debate, focus on members.”
News Release: Madison Business Executives Name Axley as a Preferred Law Firm of 2011