J.D., cum laude, Marquette University Law School, 1984 

Managing Editor, Marquette University Law Review 

B.B.A., magna cum laude, University of Wisconsin – Eau Claire, 1980 

Certified public accountant, 1988


Advising Older Clients, co-author of Chapter 14, Selected Estate Planning Issues, State Bar of Wisconsin, 1994-2016 

Workbook for Estate Planners, co-author of Chapter 7, Using Revocable Trusts, State Bar of 

Wisconsin, 1988-2005


State of Wisconsin, 1984

 U.S. District Court, Western District of Wisconsin, 1984

U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Wisconsin, 1984


State Bar of Wisconsin (Elder Law Section and Real Property, Probate and Trust Section) 

Marathon County Bar Association 

Marathon County Estate Planners Forum


Ruder Ware, Wausau, Wisconsin, Associate attorney (August 1990 – October 1992) 

Tuchscherer & Bradley, S.C., Wausau, Wisconsin, Associate attorney (August 1985 – July 1990) Wisconsin Court of Appeals, Wausau, Wisconsin, Law clerk (August 1984 – July 1985) 

Deloitte, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, Auditor (1980-1981)

MARTINDALE-HUBBELL RATING AV (Very high to preeminent legal ability; 

Very high ethical standards rating) 


Personal interests:  quilting, gardening, and exercising.