Whyte Hirschboeck Dudek S.C.: Elects board members

Kanoe Fish (414) 978-5358
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Milwaukee – July 12, 2011 – The law firm of Whyte Hirschboeck Dudek S.C. (WHD) has announced the election of Kim Marie Wynn and the re-election of Bruce G. Arnold and Nathan A. Fishbach to its Board of Directors. Arnold and Fishbach have served on the board since 1998 and 2006, respectively. Fellow board members include Ann Maher, Jerard Jensen, Andrew Schlidt and Jay Starrett.

Wynn, a shareholder in the Milwaukee office and one of two women on the board, practices in the finance and real estate areas. Past Chair of the Milwaukee Bar Association’s Corporate, Banking and Business Section, she has been selected for inclusion every year since 2007 as one of the Best Lawyers in America® in banking law—and is the only woman listed in this category for Milwaukee. Wynn is also active in the community, most notably with Tempo-Milwaukee and the Parenting Network, a child abuse prevention agency. She was named a 2011 “Woman in the Law” by the Wisconsin Law Journal. She received her B.A., summa cum laude, from Carroll College, and her J.D., cum laude, from Harvard Law School.

Arnold, a shareholder in the Milwaukee office and managing director of the firm, counsels clients in all aspects of the health care industry. He is frequently consulted on health care compliance issues, and has extensive experience in corporate governance matters, based both on his own service as a director in various organizations, and on his role as special counsel to the board. He also represents clients in all aspects of insolvency proceedings with an increasing emphasis on the financial difficulties facing the health care industry. Arnold is very active in the community, as he is a serves as a member of the Board of Directors for Marquette University High School, Vice President of the Board of Directors for Georgetown University Alumni Club of Wisconsin, is immediate past President of the Board of Governors for St. Thomas More Lawyers Society of Wisconsin, and is former Chairman of the Board of Directors for Divine Savior Holy Angels High School. He is also Chairman of the Board for the National Institute for Medical Informatics (the Wisconsin Health Information Exchange). Arnold received his B.S.B.A., summa cum laude, from Georgetown University, and his J.D., cum laude, from the University of Michigan Law School.

Fishbach, a shareholder in the Milwaukee office, focuses his practice on complex civil and white collar and compliance issues. Before joining the firm, he served in the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Eastern District of Wisconsin for more than 13 years, where he held a variety of posts, including Interim U.S. Attorney. Fishbach served as the founding president of the Eastern District of Wisconsin Bar Association. He is the co-author of Federal Criminal Restitution, and Wisconsin Methods of Practice (4th Edition), a four-volume book on Wisconsin substantive law. He has served as the president of the Milwaukee Bar Association and is a member of the Marquette University Law School Advisory Board and the American Law Institute. He is ranked among the best lawyers in Wisconsin for commercial litigation by Chambers USA (2011). Fishbach received his B.A., Phi Beta Kappa, from George Washington University, and his J.D. from Villanova University Law School.