Legal Spring Cleaning

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

Spring is finally here! At this time of year in Wisconsin, many people’s minds turn to organizing, cleaning closets, home repairs, gardening and planning outdoor activities. What about your legal-related chores though? This is a great time to take inventory of your important paperwork and make a plan for any adjustments you may need to […]

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Attorney Angela Boelter Becomes Weyauwega Area Chamber of Commerce Board Member

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

Attorney Angela Boelter recently became a board member for the Weyauwega Area Chamber of Commerce. Angela is thrilled to be part of advancing the chamber’s mission to enhance the ability of their members to achieve success and to involve the entire community in promoting the economic health of the Weyauwega area. Angela is also a […]

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Wisconsin High Asset Divorce Process

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

Divorce can easily be categorized as one of the most stressful events that can occur in one’s life. In a high net worth divorce, this is especially the case. Many assets exist, multiple of which are not cash. Some of these assets include stocks, real estate, businesses and antiques.  Under Wisconsin law, property that is […]

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What Happens If You Die Without a Will?

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

It is understandably dreadful to think about your own death. However, dying without a will prevents certainty that your assets will end up where you wish. Additionally, the absence of a will creates added stress for your loved ones, on top of the grief of their loss.  In order to ensure your assets are protected, […]

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Personal Injury Pointers Facebook Live Series with Amy Risseeuw

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

At Peterson, Berk & Cross, S.C. we not only work diligently to assist our clients get the fair compensation and results they deserve, but we also strive to be a helpful resource for our communities in Appleton, Green Bay, Oshkosh, Waupaca, Chilton, Oconto, Shawano, Door County and the surrounding areas. Join Attorney Amy Risseeuw every […]

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Eye-Opening Car Crash Statistics

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

Did you know that crashes caused by speeding cost Americans $40.4 billion every year? Or that permanent injuries result from car crashes in the case of over 2 million drivers per year? View more eye-opening car crash statistics here. If you or a loved one becomes injured due to a car accident, it is now […]

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What Is a Guardian Ad Litem?

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

A Guardian Ad Litem, or a GAL, is a court appointed attorney in cases involving minor children. The Guardian Ad Litem serves as a voice for the child, and advocates for the child’s best interests. The GAL recommends to the court which case outcome would align with the child’s best interests, after thorough investigation of the child’s circumstances. The […]

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5 Zoom Etiquette Tips for Court Hearings

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

You have probably heard about the attorney who could not turn off a silly cat filter during a Zoom court hearing. The #CatLawyer video went viral and many of us had a pretty good laugh over it. As an attorney myself (I am not a cat either, by the way), I thought this was a […]

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