"To achieve both accomplishments with fewer than ten years of experience is a reflection of the respect Kristen has earned in our legal community," says Herrling Clark President Kevin Lonergan.
Appleton, WI (PRWEB) August 19, 2016
Herrling Clark Law Firm, Ltd., a prominent Wisconsin law firm, is proud to announce that Partner Kristen S. Scheuerman has been elected to the Board of the Litigation Section of the State Bar of Wisconsin. Within months of her statewide election, she was also nominated and named to the Wisconsin Association of Justice’s Board of Directors.
Scheuerman won the statewide election this year to earn her seat on the State Bar’s Litigation Section Board. She has practiced with Herrling Clark Law Firm, Ltd., since 2011. The State Bar of Wisconsin is a professional association dedicated to improving the administration of justice and to providing educational and career development opportunities. It also provides numerous public services such as attorney referrals and low-income legal assistance. The Association includes over 25,000 members statewide, which consist of attorneys, judges, and other legal professionals.
Specifically, the State Bar’s Litigation Section brings together members who have an interest in civil litigation, insurance law, and tort law. The Section monitors and proposes relevant legislation, sponsors CLE programs, and publishes educational materials to benefit a variety of litigators. The Section is proud to support the training of law students in trial advocacy and promotes the continuation of the adversarial and jury systems in the State of Wisconsin.
The Wisconsin Association of Justice, formerly the Wisconsin Association of Trial Lawyers, is Wisconsin’s largest voluntary bar organization. The Wisconsin Association for Justice is dedicated to promoting a fair and efficient justice system- one that ensures justice for all, not just a privileged few. Scheuerman is proud to have been involved with WAJ since her time as a law student at Marquette University Law School.
Herrling Clark Law Firm President, Kevin Lonergan, also a personal injury litigator and Past-President of the Wisconsin Association for Justice, explains that Scheuerman’s accomplishments are especially impressive. “Ordinarily, accomplishments like this require years, or decades, of experience. To achieve both accomplishments with fewer than ten years of experience is a reflection of the respect Kristen has earned in our legal community.”
Appleton Personal Injury Attorney Kristen S. Scheuerman joined Herrling Clark in 2011. She graduated from Lawrence University with a B.A. in Political Science and went on to obtain a J.D. from Marquette University Law School.
Scheuerman has been recognized by numerous legal organizations for her success within the personal injury arena. She was named a “2016 Women in the Law Honoree” from the Wisconsin Law Journal, and the National Academy of Personal Injury Attorneys named her to the nationally ranked “Top 10 Under 40” list for 2015 and 2016. She has also been named to the Super Lawyer Rising Star list from on a number of occasions, which places her among the top five percent of attorneys in Wisconsin.
Scheuerman is a member of the Wisconsin Association for Justice, where she serves as chair of the Education Program Committee, and vice-chair of the New Lawyers Section. She is the president of the Outagamie County Bar Association and also holds memberships with the Association for Women Lawyers, the American Bar Association, the National Alliance of Medicare Set-Aside Professionals, and she serves as an attorney volunteer for the Wisconsin Election Protection organization.
About Herrling Clark Law Firm Ltd.:
Herrling Clark Law Firm Ltd. is one of the premier law firms located in Southeast Wisconsin. The firm has commendably served the Fox Valley area since 1959. With over 200 years of combined legal experience, the veteran attorneys at Herrling Clark represent clients in the practice areas of personal injury, family law, wills and trusts, probate, and business law.
In 2015, Herrling Clark Law Firm, Ltd. was voted the “Best Law Firm in the Valley” for the 12th straight year. The firm has offices conveniently located in Appleton, Green Bay, Oshkosh, and New London, Wisconsin. Call 920-739-7366 or visit http://www.herrlingclark.com to speak with a qualified member of the Herrling Clark legal team.