Timothy M. Dempsey
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Timothy M. Dempsey

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Timothy M. Dempsey, a firm partner, was admitted to the Wisconsin bar in 1965, after graduation from Yale University Law School. He is a past Director of Wisconsin Lawyers Mutual Insurance Company (1988-1990). He is a member of the Wisconsin County and American Bar Associations, and a member of the State Bar of Wisconsin (Board of Governors (1975-1979), Director Bankruptcy Section (1974-1978), Director Real Property Probate and Trust Law Section (1981-1987), Treasurer (1984-1987), Chairman (1987-1989)). He is a Fellow of the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel. He practices in the areas of corporations, commercial law, estate planning, and probate.

Areas of Practice

  • Alternative Dispute Resolution
  • Business and Commercial Law
  • Contracts
  • Estate Planning, Probate, Estate Administration, Wills, Trusts
  • International Law
  • Land Use and Zoning
  • Real Estate Law
  • State, Local, and Municipal Law
  • Taxation Law

Bar Admissions

  • Wisconsin, 1965
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Wisconsin, 1965
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Wisconsin, 1965

Education

Yale Law School, New Haven, Connecticut, 1965
LL.B.

University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI, 1962
A.B.
Major: History 
Major: English
Major: Economics

Stanford University

Honors and Awards

Fellow, American College of Trust and Estate Counsel

Best Lawyers in America& for the 20th consecutive year for Trusts and Estates
1989 - Present

Wisconsin SuperLawyers
2003 - Present

SuperLawyer in the area of Estate Planning and Probate
2006 - Present

AV Rated by Martindale

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Professional Associations and Memberships

Winnebago County Bar Association

American Bar Association

State Bar of Wisconsin, Board of Governors from 1975 - 1979

State Bar of Wisconsin, Bankruptcy Section, Director from 1974 - 1978

State Bar of Wisconsin, Real Property, Probate and Trust Law Section, Director from 1981 - 1987

Real Property, Probate and Trust Law Section
Oshkosh Truck Corporation (n/k/a Oshkosh Corp.) Director from 1983-1996 

State Bar of Wisconsin, Real Property, Probate and Trust Law Section Treasurer from 1984 - 1987

State Bar of Wisconsin, Chairman from 1987 - 1989

Mr. Dempsey was named Best Lawyers in America for the 20th consecutive year. He was also named a "Wisconsin SuperLawyer" for the 3rd consecutive year.

Past Employment Positions

Wisconsin Lawyers Mutual Insurance Company Inc.,
Director, 1988 - 1990

Executive Vice-President Secretary and General Counsel
Oshkosh Truck Corporation (n/k/a Oshkosh Corp.) 1996-2001 (Retired)

Fraternities/Sororities

Phi Beta Kappa