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Legal Action Staff Attorney Position – Apply by 6/3/20

Please see the ATTACHED description regarding the available Staff Attorney position with Legal Action of Wisconsin.  Deadline to apply: June 3, 2020 at 5 p.m. 

NEW COVID-19 Order: Revised Courthouse Hours, Operations & Relocation of Juvenile/Probate

Please see THIS NEW ORDER from our Chief Judge regarding temporary changes to Courthouse hours, operations and the relocation of juvenile and probate court proceedings due to COVID-19.

COVID-19 Emergency Order & Explanatory Memo (Waukesha County)

Please review this ORDER issued by Chief Judge Dorow regarding the emergency temporary measures now in effect in Waukesha County due to the COVID-19 pandemic.   For more details on any specific case, please call the Branch office to which your case is assigned.   UPDATE:  Please click HERE to read an explanatory memorandum from our Read More

Mediation & Dispute Resolution Workshop – March 19th & 20th

The Mediation and Restorative Justice Center is hosting a 2-day training workshop on mediation and conflict resolution techniques on March 19th and 20th, 2020 at the WCS Administration Building in Milwaukee.  Please see THIS BROCHURE for more details.   The MRJC has applied for 13 CLE credits for this 2-day workshop.

NIVD Child Support Changes

Please see below a memo from Corporation Counsel regarding upcoming changes to child support fees in NIVD cases:   NIVD Child Support Memo

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  

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Legal Action of Wisconsin – Job Postings (Staff Attorney)

Please see below for recent announcements from Legal Action of Wisconsin regarding available Staff Attorney positions: Legal Action DOES Project Staff Attorney ( 1/6/20)

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: United Way: Read More

Ethical Questions? SCR Chapter 20 (part A): SCR Chapter 20 (part B):


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 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