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Bakke Norman Announces New Shareholder

Bakke Norman Announces New Shareholder

January 1, 2018 Bakke Norman Law Offices is pleased to announce its newest Shareholder (Partner), Kathleen R. Avoles.

Kate Avoles is a 2007 graduate of William Mitchell College of Law. After 5 years as a criminal and civil litigator in Eau Claire, she joined Bakke Norman, practicing primarily in the areas of family law and criminal defense. She is a co-author of the Divorce and Actions Affecting the Family section of the Wisconsin Attorneys Desk Reference and a voting member of the St. Croix County Community Justice Coordinating Council. She is also on the boards of the New Richmond Area Chamber of Commerce and the St. Croix Valley Bar Association.

Kate currently focuses on assisting businesses and individuals with employment law matters, while continuing to handle family and criminal defense cases. Bakke Normans managing partner Tom Schumacher remarked: "Kate continues the combination of excellence in law and strong service to the community that our clients have come to expect. We welcome her as a shareholder."

For further information, contact Joan Ellis at 715-246-3800 or