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AMY RISSEEUW BECOMES ABOTA MEMBER

On behalf of Peterson, Berk & Cross, S.C.

Personal injury lawyer and managing partner of Peterson, Berk & Cross, S.C., Amy Risseeuw, has been accepted into the prestigious American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA). ABOTA dedicates itself to the preservation and promotion of the Seventh Amendment, which guarantees the right to civil jury trials. Members in this invitation-only group must have tried a […]

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Our Super Team

On behalf of Peterson, Berk & Cross, S.C.

Handling a life altering personal injury is difficult. There’s a lot to manage – from treating your injury, to lost wages from taking time off work, to all your other obligations – the last thing you want to think about is how to handle a lawsuit. Hire a Wisconsin Super Lawyer to take on this […]

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Lunch With a Lawyer- What is a Trust?

On behalf of Peterson, Berk & Cross, S.C.

Click here to listen to Lunch with a Lawyer starring Attorney Devin Shanley, explaining what a trust is. He then leads viewers into the question-and-answer session. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5k1u_W6FyYo

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Employee Spotlight: Rebecca Eckes

On behalf of Peterson, Berk & Cross, S.C.

Rebecca Eckes started working at Peterson, Berk & Cross, S.C. in 2014 as a receptionist and legal assistant. In 2017 she began working with attorney Stacy Schlemmer in the family law section. Rebecca is a graduate of Northeast Wisconsin Technical College with an associate degree in paralegal studies. As a child she knew she wanted […]

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Alcohol and Divorce

On behalf of Peterson, Berk & Cross, S.C.

Divorce is complicated, especially when you are divorcing an alcoholic. From mental anguish to physical distress, divorcing an alcoholic is not an easy process. Click here to learn more about it. https://www.psychologytoday.com/us/blog/behavior-problems-behavior-solutions/202006/how-positive-coparenting-produces-mentally-healthy

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5 Types of Infidelity That Can Lead to Divorce

On behalf of Peterson, Berk & Cross, S.C.

Did you know there are different types of infidelity? If you are getting divorced in Wisconsin, the reason for the divorce does not matter to the court. Our clients don’t need to give a reason to file for divorce, but we understand that it is sometimes cathartic for them to tell us what led them […]

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Employee Spotlight: Molly Steiner

On behalf of Peterson, Berk & Cross, S.C.

Molly Steiner started working for Peterson, Berk & Cross, S.C. as a paralegal intern in 2017 while attending Fox Valley Technical College. After earning an associate degree in paralegal studies, she began working as a paralegal to Attorney Emily Lonergan. Once Ms. Lonergan became a judge in Outagamie County, Molly took on the role of […]

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Ladies Night Out: Shop, Sip & Stroll in Downtown Appleton, Sponsored by Peterson, Berk & Cross, S.C.

On behalf of Peterson, Berk & Cross, S.C.

Peterson, Berk & Cross, S.C. is a sponsor of Appleton Downtown, Inc.’s Ladies Night Out: Shop, Sip and Stroll! Have a fun night out with your girlfriend in Appleton, Wisconsin. The night begins by checking in at the Appleton Downtown Inc. office, located in the Hilton Appleton Paper Valley Hotel, from 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Receive […]

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