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Construction Services

Many individual lawyers claim to focus on construction law. At WHD, however, we take a team approach to the construction industry. WHD has made a commitment to building a full-service, comprehensive construction team comprised of industry experts in all areas affecting contractors, developers and anyone else whose work intersects with the construction space. More...

Credit Union

Given their structure and governance, credit unions have many unique legal needs. With this in mind, WHD's Credit Union Practice Team was designed to offer its clients a broad array of services to meet their every requirement and a depth of experience that allows WHD to not only understand these unique needs, but anticipate them. In this way WHD is helping credit unions be more competitive and more successful. More...

Energy & Public Utilities

WHD's Energy & Public Utilities Team is a multi-disciplinary group that assists clients with all aspects of public utility and energy-related projects and transactions. The team consists of attorneys experienced with the Public Service Commission of Wisconsin regulatory process, environmental law, government affairs, litigation, mergers and acquisitions, condemnation and real estate. More...

Environmental Law

WHD’s Environmental Law Team is experienced in both the complex and day-to-day environmental issues affecting our industrial, corporate, real estate and energy clients, which include international, national, regional and local businesses. We take a proactive approach to addressing our clients’ environmental concerns. More...

Higher Education Law

Educational institutions today face a broad and complex array of legal issues and concerns relating to effective compliance. Public and private colleges and universities need legal counselors who truly understand their many challenges. That is why these institutions find great value in WHD's Higher Education Law Team. More...

Indian Law

WHD's Indian Law Team delivers comprehensive legal services to tribes, tribal businesses, tribal organizations and individuals. We understand that no two tribes are alike. We respect and appreciate each tribe's distinctive membership, language, culture, tradition and land base. We know from experience the body of Indian law is diverse, complex and ever-changing. More...

Sustainability & Renewable Energy

The sustainability and renewable energy landscape is rapidly changing and expanding. Members of WHD's Sustainability & Renewable Energy Team have a long history of serving clients in the sustainability and renewable energy areas. The group's members have counseled clients on matters of energy and public utilities, environmental, corporate, finance, intellectual property, green building, tax and government affairs. More...

Technology Law

WHD has one of the Midwest's leading technology law practices. We address the unique challenges inherent in contracting and claims resolution processes involving the design, development, implementation, operation and maintenance of complex information technology, telecommunications and e-commerce solutions. We are knowledgeable and experienced in transactional, administrative, legislative and governmental approval processes. More...

Attorneys

Melinda Giftos Article for In Business: "Canada's New Anti-Spam Law is In Effect: Are You Compliant?"

Donald Daugherty Article for In Business: "American Broadcasting Companies v. Aereo: The Supreme Court Meets the Cloud"

Real Deal Newsletter: Real Estate Law (Summer 2014)

Kate Bechen Article for In Business: "Data Security in the Cloud"

Melinda Giftos Article for In Business: "10 Things You Need to Know About Promotions and Contests"

Ariane Strombom Article for Journal of Internet Law: "Internet Outlaws: Using Contributory Trademark Liability to Shut Down Rogue Sites"

Phillip Bower Article for In Business: "Be Aware of Changes to Environmental Requirements"

Ariane Strombom Article for In Business: "Why Your Website Needs a Good Privacy Policy"

Melinda Giftos Article for In Business: "Is open Source Software Right for Your Company?"

Ariane Strombom's Article for Association of Corporate Counsel's Wisconsin Chapter (WISACCA) 2013 Platinum Sponsor Series: "Technology Outsourcing: Business, Regulatory and Legal Challenges Posed by Cloud-Based Computing"

Donald Daugherty's Article for In Business: "When it Comes to E-discovery, There’s No Hiding in the Cloud"

Real Deal Newsletter: Real Estate Law (Fall 2013)

Gina Carter's Article for In Business: "Patent Trolls: A Menace to Business?"

Ariane Strombom's Article for In Business: "How Cyber Insurance Can Protect Your Business"

Phillip Bower Article for Construction Executive: "Contractor Involvement Can Expedite Permitting"

Daniel Gentges and Paul Cranley Article for Construction Executive: "The Basics of Risk Management in Construction Contracts"

Melinda Giftos Article for In Business: "7 Things Corporate Management Needs to Know About Data Privacy and Security"

Ariane Strombom Article for In Business: "Data Hoarding: How it Harms Your Business and How a Data-retention Policy Can Help"

On Campus Newsletter: Higher Education Law (Vol. 3 No. 8 - August 2013)

Special Report: Final NCUA Loan Participation Rule: Who? What? Where? When? How?

WHD Attorneys to present at 2014 Health, Labor and Employment Law Institute

Eric Meier to to serve as panel moderator at ALFA International’s 2014 Construction Practice Group Seminar: “Getting to ‘Yes’: How to Deal with Thorny Issues Surrounding Mediation”

Ariane Strombom Appointed as Vice-Chair to International Technology Law Association Young Lawyers' Committee

Ariane Strombom Article: "The Canadian Anti-Spam Law: What You Should Know"

Phillip Bower Featured in FET Newsletter: "Member Spotlight" (Page 7)

Phillip Bower Article: "Stormwater Update"

Phillip Bower Article: "More Flexibility for Nonroad Diesel Engine Replacement and Technical Hardship"

More Flexibility for Nonroad Diesel Engine Replacement and Technical Hardship

Patrick Coffey Appointed to the Advisory Board of the American Society of Physician Advisors

Whyte Hirschboeck Dudek S.C. Attorney Phillip Bower Named to In Business Magazine’s 2014 Class of 40 Under 40

Whyte Hirschboeck Dudek S.C. Adds Kate Bechen to its Corporate & Finance Practice Group

Whyte Hirschboeck Dudek S.C. Adds Paul Karch to its Madison Office

Whyte Hirschboeck Dudek S.C. Adds Maria Rivera-Lupu to its Litigation Practice Group

Hal Karas Appointed as Milwaukee County Condemnation Commissioner

Phillip Bower Named to In Business Magazine's 2014 Class of 40 Under 40

Michael Taibleson Quoted in The Business Journal of Milwaukee: “At First Blush, ACA Mandate Delay a Relief”

Bruce Arnold and Frank Gumina Named Co-Leaders of Whyte Hirschboeck Dudek S.C.'s Health Care Law Team

Whyte Hirschboeck Dudek S.C. Names Michael Dahm Emerging & Entrepreneurial Companies Team Leader

Whyte Hirschboeck Dudek S.C. Practice Areas Named to the U.S. News - Best Lawyers 2014 "Best Law Firms" Rankings

Kathryn West Article: "2013 Changes to NR 700 Series"