Wilmic
Staff Board of Directors Katja Kunzke Joyce R.H. Neumaier Sally E. Anderson Stephanie Williams Brian C. Anderson Thomas J. Watson Frank Zillner Patricia A. Lehner Linda Budziszewski Jane Harder Joe McCarthy John S. Bubolz Noreen J. Parrett John E. Danner Linda C. de la Mora Marna M. Tess-Mattner John P. Miller William J. Mulligan Anne E. Ross Thomas R. Schumacher Thomas S. Sleik Mark Pennow Kevin J. Palmersheim George Brown Katja Kunzke
Katja Kunzke
Joyce R.H. Neumaier
Sally E. Anderson
Stephanie Williams
Brian C. Anderson
Thomas J. Watson
Frank Zillner
Patricia A. Lehner
Linda Budziszewski
Jane Harder
Joe McCarthy
John S. Bubolz
Noreen J. Parrett
John E. Danner
Linda C. de la Mora
Marna M. Tess-Mattner
John P. Miller
William J. Mulligan
Anne E. Ross
Thomas R. Schumacher
Thomas S. Sleik
Mark Pennow
Kevin J. Palmersheim
George Brown
Katja Kunzke

Published Articles

Malpractice Claims Trends: Real Estate Remains Risky
March 2013

The economy - although slowly recovering - is still affecting malpractice claims. Not only does the frequency of malpractice claims go up as the economy goes down but different practice areas are more vulnerable to claims than others.
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Report Potential Malpractice Claims: Don’t Be Shy
April 2013

Malpractice insurance policies provide coverage for matters first made against a policyholder and reported in writing to the insurance carrier during the policy period. Don’t hesitate to report a problem; failure to report can mean the loss of coverage.
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Suing for Fees: To What Lengths Should You Go to Get Paid?
June 2013

Suits against clients for unpaid fees are not strictly off-limits, but lawyers should thoroughly evaluate each potential case to determine if the fees at issue justify both the costs and the possibility the attempt will not succeed.
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Taking the Bull by the Horns: Going Solo to Find Legal Work?
July 2013

Some lawyers see opening their own law firms as their only option to gain work, given that there are more lawyers than there are legal job openings. If you’re thinking about going solo, here are a few things to consider.
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Limiting Representation May Attract Clients, but Beware Gray Areas
October 2013

Unbundling legal services and providing only the assistance clients want and can pay for is acceptable, as long as lawyer and client clearly understand and abide by the representation’s scope.
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A New Cost of Doing Business: Protecting Against Cyber Risk
November 2013

Electronic technology can save money by reducing the cost of storing and transmitting information and documents, but it also exposes lawyers to a new ethical and financial hazard: the danger that electronic information will be lost or stolen and the attendant expenses to notify victims.
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