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.

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Robert focuses his practice on a wide range of litigation matters, representing major publicly owned corporations, insurance companies, businesses, individuals, and professionals such as physicians, accountants, and brokers in matters unique to their professions.

Before entering the legal field, he was a successful teacher. He continues to teach civil procedure as an adjunct faculty member of the University of Wisconsin Law School. In an effort to help others, it is important to Robert to give back and he serves on numerous committees for professional and civic groups.

He is a member of the litigation, appellate, labor and employment, and health care sections of the Wisconsin Bar Association, and the litigation, labor, tort and insurance law, and health care section of the American Bar Association.

Notable Representations

  • Trial and appellate court litigation to establish insurance coverage.

  • Defense of employers in proceedings alleging wrongful termination, discrimination, and sexual harassment before arbitrators, the Wisconsin Equal Rights Division, and the EEOC, and in federal court.

  • Representation of individual physicians and medical staff to establish and enforce rights under hospital medical staff by-laws.

  • Litigation regarding restrictive covenants contained in employment contracts.

  • Challenges to excessive tax assessments on large commercial properties.

  • Litigation and resolution of disputes among shareholders of corporations.

  • Litigation and resolution of disputes under the Wisconsin Fair Dealership Law.

  • Litigation of disputes under the Wisconsin Unfair Sales Act and other trade regulations.

  • Litigation and resolution of disputes involving school districts and other educational institutions.

  • Litigation and resolution of contractual issues involving physicians, dentists, and other health care providers.

  • Litigation of will contests.

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DeWitt LLP is one of the ten largest law firms based in Wisconsin, with an additional presence in Minnesota. It has more than 130 attorneys practicing in Madison, Greater Milwaukee, Green Bay and Minneapolis in over 30 legal practice areas, and has the experience to service clients of all scopes and sizes.


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.


Best Lawyers 2013 – 2021
Super Lawyers 2021
Compass Award 2012
Top 100 Lawyers: National Trial Lawyers Association


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