Honors and Awards
Kathryn A. Keppel elected as Wisconsin Law Foundation Fellow
Gimbel, Reilly, Guerin & Brown LLP announced that Kathryn Keppel, partner in the firm’s office, has been elected as a Fellow of the Wisconsin Law Foundation. Wisconsin Law Foundation Fellows, who are selected annually, are recognized in the legal profession for outstanding attainment in professional, public, or private careers for devotion to the welfare of their community, state, and nation and the advancement of the legal profession.
Keppel is the firm’s lead appellate attorney and has authored scores of appellate and trial court briefs in all areas of GRGB’s practice. Kathy has successfully briefed winning appeals in matters as diverse as contract interpretation, spousal support, criminal and civil rights cases and procedural matters. Kathy also handles a large percentage of the firm's pretrial litigation obligations, including product liability defense and a variety of civil and criminal matters.
GRGB’s Founder, Franklyn Gimbel Presented Lifetime Achievement Award
Milwaukee, WI — The Milwaukee, Wisconsin based trial and litigation law firm, Gimbel, Reilly, Guerin & Brown LLP (GRGB) is proud to announce that firm founder, Franklyn L. Gimbel, was presented a Lifetime Achievement Award by Marquette University Law School during the Annual Alumni Awards Reception and Conferral.
Gimbel graduated from Marquette Law School in 1960 and has been impacting the Milwaukee community since that time. He founded GRGB after serving as an Assistant United States Attorney from 1963 through 1968. His experience as a federal prosecutor has proven invaluable in developing his successful private criminal defense law practice.
Over the years, Gimbel has expanded his practice into civil litigation, including complex business, employment, communications and First Amendment cases. He has represented small businesses and large corporations, as well as individuals including doctors, other lawyers and judges. No person's problem is too insignificant or too complicated.
Gimbel, Reilly, Guerin & Brown Announces Recognition of Six Super Lawyers
The Milwaukee, Wisconsin based trial and litigation law firm, Gimbel, Reilly, Guerin & Brown (GRGB) has announced that six attorneys from their team have been recognized as Super Lawyers, by Super Lawyer Magazine.
The six individuals receiving this prestigious distinction include Michael Guerin, Franklyn Gimbel, Raymond Dall’Osto, Richard Reilly, Patrick Knight and Thomas Brown. “We have always been fortunate to staff the best and brightest attorneys in the State of Wisconsin,” notes GRGB Founding Partner, Franklyn Gimbel. “Our goal as a firm is to serve the community and our clients to the best of our abilities. This distinction shows that we are doing just that,” He adds.
The Super Lawyer designation is given to no more than five (5) percent of the lawyers in a given state. Recipients are selected based on peer nominations as well as careful analysis from an attorney-led research team. “The Super Lawyer designation is especially meaningful because it represents the opinions of our legal colleagues within the community. It is a great reminder of the oath we each took as young lawyers to uphold the law and act in the best interest of our clients,” Gimbel concludes.
Gimbel, Reilly, Guerin & Brown LLP’s Attorneys Recognized As Best Lawyers
Milwaukee, WI — The Milwaukee, Wisconsin based trial and litigation law firm, Gimbel, Reilly, Guerin & Brown LLP (GRGB) is proud to announce that half of their talented team of lawyers has been named as 2015 Best Lawyers in Wisconsin. Among the recipients are the following individuals:
- Frank Gimbel - Milwaukee Best Lawyer - White Collar Criminal Defense - "In The News" Mention
Josh Gimbel - Wisconsin’s Lawyer of the Year in Litigation – Land Use and Zoning.
Milwaukee Best Lawyer - Land Use and Zoning, Commercial Litigation and Real Estate Law.
- Richard Reilly - Milwaukee Best Lawyer - Family Law
- Patrick Knight - Milwaukee Best Lawyer - Health Care Law
- Mike Guerin - Milwaukee Best Lawyer - Plaintiff Personal Injury
- Raymond Dall'Osto - Milwaukee Best Lawyer - Civil Rights Litigation
In addition to these recipients former GRGB Partner, Thomas E. Brown, was recognized as a Milwaukee Best Lawyer - White Collar Criminal Defense. Brown currently serves as Of Counsel for GRGB.
Gimbel, Reilly, Guerin & Brown Announces Four Rising Stars in the Law Community
The Milwaukee, Wisconsin based trial and litigation law firm, Gimbel, Reilly, Guerin & Brown (GRGB) has announced that four attorneys from their team have been awarded the Super Lawyer’s Rising Star award.
The four individuals receiving this prestigious distinction include Emily Lonergan, Steven McGaver, Christopher Strohbehn and Erin Strohbehn. “As a law firm, we are fortunate to have great depth in the abilities of our team. We have seasoned group of senior attorneys, and also a stellar group of up-and-coming lawyers. This award is a reflection of the dedication and hard work these four attorneys display on every case for which they are a part,” notes Founding Partner, Franklyn Gimbel. “We are thrilled that they are being recognized for something we have long known to be a part of their work ethic. It clearly demonstrates the perseverance they each hold to providing excellence in the practice of law,” he adds.
The Rising Star award designation is given to only 2.5 percent of attorneys under the age of 40 (or who have been practicing for 10 years or less) within a state. Recipients are selected based on peer nominations as well as careful analysis from an attorney-led research team. “This award is a distinct honor for a young lawyer. The fact that we are fortunate to have four Rising Star recipients as part of our team is a testament to the caliber of attorneys that represent our firm’s and our client’s best interests,” Gimbel concludes.