2022 Winter Conference

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Registration Information:

Member Registration Instructions:

  • Login using your WDC Username/Password
    • If you have not yet received your login info: Select "Retrieve Username" and enter your email. Please be sure to use the same email associated with your current WDC membership. Following the retrieval of your username, on the login page, enter your username in the username box, then select "Reset Password." 
  • Once logged in, complete the Winter Conference Registration form as instructed.
Non-Member Registration Instructions:
  • Select "Retrieve Username" and enter your email. If you do not receive an email, it is because your email is not on file, and you will need to create an account.
    • To create a new account, go back to the form and follow the prompts for "New Users"
  • Following the retrieval of your username, on the login page, enter your username in the username box, then select "Reset Password" and con
  • Once logged in, complete the Winter Conference Registration form as instructed.
 
View the 2022 WDC Winter Conference Brochure here.

Event Details

Date:
Friday, December 9, 2022

Location:
Marriott Milwaukee West
W231N1600 Corporate Ct.
Waukesha, WI 53186

Event Description

The Wisconsin Defense Counsel will be hosting their Winter Conference on December 9th, 2022 at the Marriott Milwaukee West.  Program plans include 6.0 CLE credits, including 3.0 EPR credits.  

We hope that you will consider joining us in-person on December 9th, 2022.

Please let the office know if you have any questions at this time:

Email: [email protected]
Phone: 414-276-1881

Program Chair: Grace Kulkoski, Wisconsin Mutual Insurance Company

CLE Credits: 6.0 CLE Credits, including 3.0 EPR Credits have been applied for.

Hotel Reservations Information: Reservations can be made by calling 800-228-9290. Mention you are with the room block for the Wisconsin Defense Counsel. The group rate is $149 and the deadline to book your room is Tuesday, November 1, 2022.

 

Click here to view the attendee list.  Attendee list is updated weekly.

Program Agenda

December 9, 2022

8:15 - 8:55 AM
Registration and Breakfast
Sponsored by ARCCA

 

8:55 - 9:00 AM

Opening Remarks

 

9:00 - 9:50 AM
How to Effectively Implement and Present New Technology & Media Into Biomechanics and Accident Reconstruction for Case Investigation and Testimony 

Dr. Carl Jewell, ARCCA

 

9:50 - 10:00 AM
Break

Sponsored by Corneille Law Group, LLC and Simpson & Deardorff, S.C.

 

10:00 - 10:50 AM
Continuing the Generation Discussion: What Seasoned Attorneys Want to Know From Younger Attorneys
Moderator: Grace Kulkoski, Wisconsin Mutual Insurance Company

Panelists: Charles Polk III, SmithAmundsen, LLC; Morgan Stippel, Bell, Moore & Richter, S.C.; Myranda Stencil, Coyne, Schultz, Becker & Bauer, S.C.; William Brookley, Cross, Jenks, Mercer & Maffei, LLP

 

10:50 - 11:40 AM
The Latest in Wisconsin Property Insurance Law

Roger Flores, American Family Insurance; and Erik Gustafson, Borgelt, Powell, Peterson & Frauen, S.C.

 

11:40 AM - 1:00 PM

Lunch

 

1:00 - 1:50 PM
Embracing Change: Lawyering Safely and ethically for the changing practice of law.

Todd Smith, Minnesota Lawyers Mutual Insurance Company

 

1:50 - 2:40 PM
What We [Shouldn't] Have Here Is A Failure to Communicate

Stacie Rosenzweig, Halling & Cayo, S.C.

 

2:40 - 2:50 PM
Break

Sponsored by Weiss Law Office, S.C.

 

2:50 - 3:40 PM
Is Mediation an Ethics-Free Zone?
Moderator: Megan McKenzie, American Family Insurance Company
Panelists: Tim Casper, Casper Mehlos Law Group, LLC; Anne MacArthur, Anne MacArthur Law, LLC; Honorable Rick Niess