Michelle M. Friedman (262) 754-2877
MADISON | MILWAUKEE – The law firm of DeWitt Ross & Stevens S.C., and its affiliate DeWitt Mackall Crounse & Moore S.C., today announced Jeff A. Goldman was elected to the State Bar of Wisconsin Board of Governors – District 9, effective July 2015. The Board of Governors manages and directs the affairs and activities of the State Bar of Wisconsin.
Goldman is the chair of the DeWitt’s Trust & Estates Group and focuses on estate planning, probate, trust administration and trust, estate and fiduciary litigation. His clients include everyday people in need of estate planning; beneficiaries of estates or trusts; personal representatives and trustees; banks and trust companies; businesses and individuals needing representation in disputes; and charitable entities looking to achieve tax-exempt status and maintain federal and state compliance.
He is an adjunct professor of law at the University of Wisconsin Law School where he teaches estate and trust administration and dispute resolution. Goldman earned his law degree, cum laude, from the University of Wisconsin Law School and his B.A. in economics from the University of Washington. He is admitted to practice law in Wisconsin, New York and Washington and is a member of the Dane County Bar Association, Wisconsin State Bar Association, New York State Bar Association and Washington State Bar Association. He is a Board Member of Breast Cancer Recovery and is the President of the Madison Estate Council. Goldman is a resident of Sun Prairie.
DeWitt Ross & Stevens S.C., including its affiliate DeWitt Mackall Crounse & Moore S.C., is one of the ten largest law firms based in Wisconsin, with an additional presence in Minnesota. It has more than 100 attorneys practicing in Madison and Metropolitan Milwaukee, Wisconsin, and Minneapolis, Minnesota, in a variety of legal areas and has the experience to service clients of all scopes and sizes. The firm is known for its work in several areas, including corporate law, employment, environmental, employee benefits, government relations, health care, immigration, international, litigation, real estate, tax, estate planning, family law, personal injury, intellectual property, patents, trademarks and copyright law.