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Honest Advice

Laura is a member of the firm’s Litigation Practice Group. Laura represents clients in the prosecution and defense of civil litigation matters in both state and federal court, primarily in the areas of commercial and business litigation.


Admissions

  • State Bar of Wisconsin
  • United States District Court for the Eastern District of Wisconsin
  • United States District Court for the Western District of Wisconsin
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit

Professional Associations & Activities

  • State Bar of Wisconsin
  • American Bar Association
  • Milwaukee Bar Association
  • Milwaukee Young Lawyers Association
  • Fond du Lac Bar Association
  • Young Professionals of Fond du Lac
  • State Bar Leadership Development Committee

Awards/Distinctions

  • Selected for inclusion in 2012, 2017, and 2018 Wisconsin Super Lawyers Rising Stars, Law & Politics and Milwaukee Magazine
  • CALI Excellence for the Future Awards® for receiving the highest grade in Legal Analysis, Writing & Research I; Arbitration Workshop; and Insurance Law
  • Marquette Pro Bono Society Member
  • 8-time Chicago Marathon Finisher
  • Summited Mt. Kilimanjaro, September 2014

Articles/Presentations

  • Co-Presenter, “Pleadings in the E-Filing Era,” Know Your Writes: Next Level Legal Writing Seminar, May 2017
  • Co-Author, “E-filing: How to Craft Effective Motions and Briefs in the Digital Era,” Wisconsin Lawyer, November 2016
  • Presenter, “Amendments to the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure,” O’Neil, Cannon, Hollman, DeJong & Laing S.C., November 2015
  • Author, “New Changes to Obtaining Discovery in Wisconsin for Use in Other States,” The WiLaw Connection, Quarterly Publication, October 2015
  • Presenter, “Professionalism and Leadership,” State Bar of Wisconsin Young Lawyers Division 6th Annual Leadership Conference, March 2015
  • Presenter, “E-Filing in Wisconsin Appellate and Federal Courts,” O’Neil, Cannon, Hollman, DeJong & Laing S.C., June 2013
  • Co-Author, “A Radiologist’s Duty to Communicate with the Treating Physician,” American Bar Association, Section of Litigation, Committee on Health Law Litigation’s Winter 2010 Health Law Litigation Newsletter

Community Service

  • Member, Reach for the Stars Event Planning Committee for the Boys & Girls Club of Fond du Lac
  • Volunteer, Milwaukee Justice Center
  • Founder of the MJC 5k Run for Justice and Chair of its Race Committee

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