Murphy Desmond: Attorneys Rideout and Wise join

MADISON, WI – Attorneys Lane Rideout and Jacob Wise recently joined the law firm of
Murphy Desmond S.C.

Rideout represents clients in a wide range of business matters from entity formation to succession planning, as well as employment law and human resources issues. Rideout’s background includes significant experience working with tech start-ups and entrepreneurs in numerous industries.

Rideout earned her law degree from the University of Texas School of Law in 2005.
Wise is a criminal defense attorney serving clients in matters such as OWI/DUI, drug charges, disorderly conduct, and felony and misdemeanor offenses.

He also assists in civil litigation including personal injury, contract disputes, and other civil cases. Wise earned his law degree from the University of Wisconsin Law School in 2021.

Founded in 1931, Murphy Desmond employs over 30 attorneys in various practice areas for businesses and individuals. The firm, which is included on U.S. News & World Report “Best Law Firms” lists, has offices in Madison, Janesville, Dodgeville, and Appleton, Wisconsin. Visit