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Resources

Ozaukee County Updates


For those Waukesha attorneys who also practice in Ozaukee County, please note that there have been some changes to their local rules.  A link to the revised local rules can be found here. Additionally, please see here for more information regarding the process of withdrawing as counsel of record in Ozaukee County cases.    

Mediation & Restorative Justice Center Workshop – September 26th & 27th


Please see pamphlet linked below for more information regarding the Mediation and Restorative Justice Center’s upcoming two-day mediation and dispute resolution workshop on Thursday, September 26 and Friday, September 27, 2019:   MRJC Training September 2019  

Legal Action of Wisconsin – Job Postings (Staff Attorney)


Please see below for recent announcements from Legal Action of Wisconsin regarding available Staff Attorney positions:   Neighborhood Improvement Law Project – Green Bay, Door County, Beloit (6/24/19)   Supportive Services for Veteran Families – Milwaukee (8/2/19)   Elder Rights Project – La Crosse (8/8/19)   VLP Staff Attorney – Madison (9/16/19)

WCBA & Social Media


Social Media Policy

WCBA Member-to-Member Contacts


If a member would like to notify the general membership of an upcoming event that would be of interest to the membership, the member must contact a Board Director who will bring the issue to the Board for approval at the next scheduled Board meeting. If the Board determines that the event is of interest Read More

Get Involved! Volunteer Services and Pro Bono Opportunities in our Community:


Are you a legal professional looking for ways to give back to our community?  Find out more about some ways to give back in and around Waukesha County.  Please note, the WCBA does not specifically recommend or endorse any particular organization by including the following links on our website: Waukesha County HHS: https://www.waukeshacounty.gov/HealthAndHumanServices/volunteer-services/ United Way: Read More

Ethical Questions?


https://www.wisbar.org/formembers/ethics/Pages/FAQ.aspx SCR Chapter 20 (part A):https://www.wicourts.gov/sc/scrule/DisplayDocument.pdf?content=pdf&seqNo=197147 SCR Chapter 20 (part B):https://www.wicourts.gov/sc/scrule/DisplayDocument.pdf?content=pdf&seqNo=192772

Referrals


In need of a legal referral?  Let the WCBA help.  Call the WCBA Lawyer Referral & Information Service at (262) 544-4016 today!  See here for more information. Below are a few other organizations that may help you find a WCBA member or non-member attorney to assist you.  Please note, these links are for searching and Read More

E-Filing


• E-filing is mandatory in Waukesha County for civil, small claims, family, paternity, criminal traffic/ordinance violations, formal and informal probate, guardianship and commitment, and judgment/lien cases. E-filing is voluntary in Waukesha County for adoption, juvenile adoption, juvenile civil commitments, commitments of inmates, complex forfeiture, John Doe, juvenile CHIPS, juvenile civil and ordinance violations, juvenile delinquency, Read More