Mackall, Crounse & Moore, PLC has joined Dewitt Ross & Stevens S.C.

The newly formed DeWitt Mackall Crounse & Moore S.C. will provide clients with enhanced legal services
and efficiencies as well as access to more than 100 attorneys practicing in nearly 30 areas of
law in Wisconsin and Minnesota.

Dismiss this message


News & Education

Back to Firm News

Filter by:

DeWitt Announces 41 of its Attorneys Named in Best Lawyers 2021 Edition

MADISON | MILWAUKEE | MINNEAPOLIS – DeWitt LLP announced today one of its attorneys was recognized as Lawyers of the Year in the Best Lawyers 2021 Edition.  Additionally, 40 attorneys in the firm were named to the 2021 Best Lawyers Edition and one was named as Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch.

Lawyers of the Year Awards – Best Lawyers 2021 Edition

Madison Office

  • Eric A. Farnsworth – Medical Malpractice Law- Plaintiffs

 Best Lawyers 2021 Edition 

Metro-Milwaukee Office​​


  • Douglas H. Frazer (2007) - Litigation and Controversy – Tax Law
  • Paul R. Hoefle (2017) - Litigation – Insurance, Personal Injury Litigation – Plaintiffs
  • Jeffrey J. Liotta (2012) – Commercial Litigation, Litigation – Real Estate
  • Brian R. Smigelski (2013) - Construction Law
  • John P. Yentz (2013) - Corporate Law


Madison Office​​

  • Brian L. Anderson (2005) - Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law, Tax Law, Trusts and Estates
  • Jon P. Axelrod (1997) - Commercial Litigation
  • Donald Leo Bach (2007) - Water Law
  • Denis P. Bartell (1989) - Banking and Finance Law, Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law, Commercial Litigation, Real Estate Law
  • Frederic J. Brouner (2005) - Corporate Law, Real Estate Law, Tax Law
  • Paul A. Croake (2006) - Corporate Law
  • Michael R. Davis (2011) - Personal Injury Litigation – Plaintiffs
  • Stephen A. DiTullio (2008) - Commercial Litigation, Employment Law – Management, Labor Law – Management
  • Peter R. Dohr (2006) - Corporate Law
  • Bryan C. Esch (2011) - Real Estate Law
  • Eric A. Farnsworth (2011) - Medical Malpractice Law – Plaintiffs, Personal Injury Litigation – Plaintiffs
  • Bradley C. Fulton (2013) - Commercial Litigation
  • Jeff A. Goldman (2016) - Trusts and Estates
  • Henry J. Handzel, Jr. (1989) - Environmental Law
  • Hugh J. Hayes (2011) - Family Law
  • Stuart C. Herro (2005) - Real Estate Law, Trusts and Estates
  • Christopher S. Krimmer (2014) - Family Law
  • Ronald W. Kuehn (2009) - Government Relations Practice
  • Jordan K. Lamb (2009) - Government Relations Practice
  • Joseph T. Leone (2011) - Copyright Law, Litigation - Intellectual Property, Litigation – Patent, Patent Law, Trademark Law
  • Troy A. Mayne (2005) - Corporate Law, Real Estate Law
  • William E. McCardell (2007) - Construction Law, Employment Law – Management, Labor Law – Management
  • Ronald R. Ragatz (2006) - Commercial Litigation, Environmental Law
  • Joseph A. Ranney III (2010) - Commercial Litigation, Litigation - Intellectual Property, Litigation – Patent
  • John Rashke (1987) - Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law
  • Theresa L. Roetter (2013) – Collaborative Law, Family Law
  • Gregory E. Scallon (2013) - Corporate Law
  • Mark R. Sewell (2009) - Land Use and Zoning Law, Municipal Law
  • Wrede H. Smith, Jr. (2005) - Commercial Litigation, Corporate Law, Real Estate Law, Trusts and Estates
  • Timm P. Speerschneider (2006) - Environmental Law, Land Use and Zoning Law
  • Michael W. Wilcox (1983) - Trusts and Estates


Minneapolis Office​​

  • Eric H. Chadwick (2016) – Litigation - Patent
  • Robert W. Due (2014) - Family Law
  • Kathleen M. Newman (1993) – Family Law
  • Bradley Thorson (2015) – Patent Law


    Best Lawyers: One to Watch

  • Barbara J. Seibel – Family Law


About the Author

Michelle joined DeWitt in January 2011 as the Director of Marketing. She is responsible for the marketing, communication and business development efforts of the firm.

She has more than 19 years of experience in the legal marketing industry.  Michelle is a proud veteran of the United States Army Military Intelligence Corps where she served four years on active duty as an Arabic Linguist, with an emphasis in Egyptian dialect.

For more information about this article please contact Michelle Friedman, Marketing Director, by email or by phone at (262) 754-2877.

Our Locations

We are currently limiting the amount of outside visitors to the firm.  

Please work directly with your attorney who will coordinate any onsite visits to ensure the safety of our clients and colleagues.


2 East Mifflin Street, Suite 600
Madison, WI 53703
(608) 255-8891
Get Directions

Greater Milwaukee

13845 Bishop’s Drive, Suite 300
Brookfield, WI 53005
(262) 754-2840
Get Directions


2100 AT&T Tower,
901 Marquette Avenue
Minneapolis, MN 55402
(612) 305-1400
Get Directions

Get to know us

DeWitt LLP is one of the ten largest law firms based in Wisconsin, with an additional presence in Minnesota. It has nearly 140 attorneys practicing in Madison, Metropolitan Milwaukee and Minneapolis in over 30 legal practice areas, and has the experience to service clients of all scopes and sizes.

Our People
Our Law Firm
Areas of Expertise
News & Education
Contact Us


We are an active and proud member of Lexwork International, an association of mid-sized independent law firms in major cities located throughout the Americas, Europe and Asia and an active member of SCG Legal, an association of more than 140 independent law firms serving businesses in all 50 state capitals and major commercial centers around the world.


Super Lawyers 2020
Best Lawyers 2013 – 2020
Compass Award 2012
Top 100 Lawyers: National Trial Lawyers Association Best in 2020


While we would like to hear from you, we cannot represent you until we know that doing so will not create a conflict of interest. Accordingly, please do not send us any information about any matter that may involve you until you receive a written statement from us that we represent you (an “engagement letter”). You will not be a client of the firm until you receive such an engagement letter.

The best way for you to initiate a possible representation is to call DeWitt LLP at 608-255-8891. We will make every effort to put you in touch with a lawyer suited to handle your matter. When you receive an engagement letter from one of our lawyers, you will be our client and we may exchange information freely.

Please click the “OK” button if you understand and accept the foregoing statement and wish to proceed.