March 18, 2008 – Whyte Hirschboeck Dudek S.C., one of Wisconsin’s leading law firms, is pleased to announce that it has added Gerald J. Pace to its Public Finance practice.


Pace will be responsible for providing bond counsel to Wisconsin cities, counties, towns, villages, school districts, community development authorities, housing authorities, and special purpose districts.


“Gerald adds an interesting dimension to our practice,” said Vice President Kenneth R. Nowakowski. “He worked in the public finance sector for more than 10 years prior to joining the firm. As such, he brings a unique perspective to bear on addressing the needs of our clients.”


Pace briefly served as the Treasurer for the City of Madison prior to joining WHD. He was also the Chief Financial Officer for the Cleveland Municipal School District and held a similar position with the Wisconsin Department of Revenue.


“WHD’s Public Finance practice provides me with an incredible opportunity to apply my legal skills and my public finance sector experience,” Pace said. “I look forward to working with our team to advance the financing interests of entities across the state.”


Pace earned his J.D. from the University of Wisconsin School of Law. He also earned his master’s degree in finance from the University of Illinois and a bachelor’s degree in finance from Jackson State University.


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 more than 40 areas of law.