Seasoned litigator Paul Cranley adds complex tort and commercial litigation experience


MADISON, Wis. – October 31, 2007 – Whyte Hirschboeck Dudek S.C. announced today the addition of Paul D. Cranley to its Madison office litigation team, where he will focus on professional liability defense, products liability and commercial litigation.


“Paul’s impressive background adds even greater strength to an already deep litigation practice,” said Vice President Ann Maher. “We’re very pleased to have an individual with such an impressive professional background that will enhance the offerings we provide to clients.”


Paul has litigated and tried complex commercial, professional liability and tort matters in state and federal courts in Wisconsin, Illinois and other jurisdictions. He has represented some of the largest companies in the world, including Ford Motor Company and LG Electronics Worldwide.


In addition, Cranley has defended physicians, hospitals, architects, engineers, accountants and attorneys in litigation and regulatory matters.


“WHD has an impressive reputation for investing in its attorneys,” Cranley said. “The resources the firm provides are exceptional, allowing attorneys to achieve success with the most challenging cases.”


Cranley received his J.D. from DePaul University College of Law after graduating with a B.A. from The University of Notre Dame.


For more than 60 years, Whyte Hirschboeck Dudek S.C. has played a leading role in shaping the political, economic and legal landscapes in Wisconsin—guiding its clients to successful outcomes. The firm, with offices in Milwaukee, Madison and Manitowoc, has more than 140 attorneys and paralegals practicing in more than 40 areas of law.