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Otjen Receives "Tier 1 Ranking"

Otjen, Gendelman, Zitzer, Johnson & Weir received a Tier 1 Ranking in the 2016 Edition of "Best Law Firms" by U.S News & World Report and Best Lawyers.

Jason Franckowiak Obtains Favorable Ruling in the 7th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals

On Tuesday, August 25th, the 7th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ruled in favor of defendant-appellants (represented by Otjen, Gendelman, Zitzer, Johnson & Weir attorney, Jason Franckowiak).

Todd Weir and Lori Gendelman Selected for Inclusion in Honorary List

Todd Weir and Lori Gendelman were selected by their peers for inclusion in the 22nd Edition of 

Weir Named Best Lawyers' "Lawyer of the Year"

Todd Weir was selected by his peers for inclusion in the 21st Edition of The Best Lawyers in America in the practice areas of Medical Malpractice Defense and Personal Injury Defense.  He was also named the Best Lawyers' 2014-15 Milwaukee Medical Malpractice Defense "Lawyer of the Year."  Only a single lawyer in each practice area in each community is honored as "Lawyer of the Ye

Weir, Gendelman & Johnson again recognized as SuperLawyers

Todd M. Weir, Lori Gendelman and Michael L.

Todd Weir Named Milwaukee Area Lawyer of the Year in Two Categories

Best Lawyers, one of the oldest and most highly respected peer review guides to the legal profession, recently named Todd M.

SuperLawyers Recognizes Three Otjen, Van Ert & Weir Attorneys

Todd M. Weir, Lori Gendelman and Michael L.

Court of Appeals Upholds Jury's Finding of No Negligence

On December 5, 2012, the Wisconsin Court of Appeals affirmed a jury’s finding that a physician’s failure to obtain informed consent (regarding a breast tissue biopsy) was not a substantial factor in causing injury to the plaintiff and a jury’s finding that the physician was not negligent in perf

WEIR AND KROKOSKY OBTAIN DEFENSE VERDICT

On October 17, 2012, following a two-and-a-half day jury trial in Washington County (WI), Todd M. Weir and Neal S.

Four Otjen, Van Ert & Weir Attorneys Recognized by Super Lawyers Magazine

Super Lawyers Magazine recently recognized four attorneys from Otjen, Van Ert & Weir.  Lori Gendelman and Todd Weir were again recognized as top attorneys in the field of Medical Malpractice Defense.  Ms.