James A. Walrath, is “of counsel” to the firm. He has more than 40 years of litigation and appellate experience in the federal courts of Wisconsin, Illinois, Missouri, Florida and Nevada, as well as state courts in Wisconsin, Illinois, Michigan, New Jersey, Pennsylvania and Missouri. His trial practice involves a full range of pretrial motions, jury selection, and trial advocacy in criminal and civil cases reaching verdicts and settlements. He has also presented oral arguments before the United States Supreme Court (in Washington, D.C.), the United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit (in Chicago), the Wisconsin Supreme Court (in Madison), and the Wisconsin Court of Appeals (in Milwaukee and Madison). His litigation has also involved representation for consumers pursuing class action litigation against major national companies, reaching settlements in excess of $20 million. He appears as counsel in nearly 100 reported federal and state decisions around the country.