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Bakke Norman Attorneys Recognized by WI Super Lawyers Magazine

Bakke Norman Attorneys Recognized by WI Super Lawyers Magazine

Bakke Norman attorneys Tim OBrien, Pete Reinhardt and Deanne Koll have been recognized in the latest edition of Wisconsin Super Lawyers. Attorneys OBrien and Reinhardt were named Super Lawyers, an honor given to no more than 5% of Wisconsin attorneys. To earn the honor, nominees must pass a rigorous, multi-phase selection process that considers 15 separate indicators of peer recognition, professional achievement and high ethical standards. Attorney Koll was named a Rising Star, which recognizes the best attorneys under age 40 or within their first 10 years of practice. No more than 2.5% of Wisconsin attorneys are named to the Rising Star list.

Tim OBrien is a trial lawyer. He concentrates his practice in defending felony criminal matters, representing persons injured by anothers acts, and assisting businesses involved in litigation. He is certified as a Civil Trial Specialist by the National Board of Trial Advocacy and is a past Chair of the Litigation Section of the State Bar of Wisconsin. This is the ninth time he has been recognized by Super Lawyers.

Pete Reinhardt is also a trial lawyer. He primarily represents individuals and companies involved in employment and business litigation, while also advising them on meeting the requirements of State and Federal labor and employment standards. He also speaks to employers and other attorneys on the best practices and latest developments in employment law. This is the eighth consecutive year he has been recognized by Super Lawyers.

Deanne Kolls practice focuses on assisting local lenders and businesses in a variety of collection, creditor, restructuring, insolvency and bankruptcy cases. Deanne has authored numerous works in both state and national legal publications and regularly lectures on collection and bankruptcy topics in Wisconsin and throughout the Midwest. In 2017, Koll was selected to Chair the Board of Governors of the State Bar of Wisconsin, which is the 52-member board governing the state-wide association for lawyers licensed in Wisconsin. This is the eighth time Koll has been recognized as a Rising Star by Super Lawyers.

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