Richard T. Elrod

Richard T. Elrod

Herrling Clark Law Firm Ltd.
  • Personal Injury, Employment Law, Municipal Law
  • Wisconsin
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Summary

Richard focuses his practice on personal injury cases, as well as representing individuals who have been injured at work. In addition to his personal injury practice, Richard also handles labor law disputes. Richard represents the Independent Employees Union at Hillshire Farm Company, Inc., the Banta Book Group Maintenance Department, and Local Union 78T: Voith Fabrics. Richard’s working knowledge and understanding of municipal laws and codes along with his trial experience and comfort in the courtroom serve Richard well in his role as the lead prosecutor and Town Attorney for a prominent local municipality. Richard has handled complex litigation matters in front of both the Wisconsin Supreme Court and Wisconsin Court of Appeals, including oral arguments in front of each court. He was appointed by the Wisconsin Supreme Court to serve three terms on the District Committee of the Office of Lawyer Regulation, which oversees the ethical and professional conduct of all attorneys admitted to practice within the State of Wisconsin. Richard has been named a Wisconsin “Super Lawyer,” placing him in the top 5% of all attorneys in Wisconsin. He was recently honored as one of the Top 100 Litigation Lawyers in the State of Wisconsin by the American Society of Legal Advocates. Fox Cities Magazine rates Richard a “Premium Pick” in personal injury and worker’s compensation law. Richard is a member of the Wisconsin Association for Justice (formerly the Wisconsin Association of Trial Lawyers) and has been elected to the organization’s Board of Governors. Richard has served WAJ as a Program Committee Chairperson, which allowed him to oversee the Continuing Legal Education Seminars for trial lawyers across the state. Richard’s dedicated involvement with the Wisconsin Association for Justice also allows him the opportunity to maintain a working knowledge of legislative changes and proposed legislation that affect his clients' rights. Richard is a very active member

Practice Areas
  • Personal Injury
  • Employment Law
  • Municipal Law
Fees
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Contingent Fees
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Wisconsin
United States District Court
United States District Court- Eastern District
Languages
  • English: Spoken, Written
Professional Experience
Attorney
Herrling Clark Law Firm Ltd.
Current
Education
Marquette University Law School
J.D.
Ripon College
B.A.
Professional Associations
Outagamie County Bar Association
Member
Current
State Bar of Wisconsin # 1023208
Member
Current
Websites & Blogs
Website
Appleton & Fox Valley Law Firm
Blog
Appleton Personal Injury Lawyer
Social Media
Contact & Map
Attorney
800 N. Lynndale Drive
Appleton, WI 54914
USA