Joseph J. Ferris

Mr. Ferris is a shareholder in the firm's Green Bay office. Mr. Ferris graduated from Marquette University, summa cum laude, in 1977. He went on to Marquette U. Law School and graduated from there in 1980. He has lectured at CLE classes in the area of insurance coverage and workers compensation. His practice generally involves civil litigation-primarily defense. Those areas include construction defect and damage cases, fire cases, bad faith, premises liability, motor vehicle accidents, workers compensation, discrimination and insurance coverage. Mr. Ferris has also acted as an arbitrator in UM/UIM cases.

Education
J.D. Marquette University Law School, 1980
B.A. Marquette University, 1977
Admissions
U.S. Court of Appeals - Seventh Circuit
U.S. District Court-Eastern District of Wisconsin
U.S. District Court-Western District of Wisconsin
United States Supreme Court
Wisconsin
Honors & Recognitions
AV Rated in Martindale Hubbell
Professional Memberships and Associations
Defense Research Institute
State Bar of Wisconsin
Wisconsin Defense Counsel
Reported Decisions


State Decisions

Hillegass v. Landwehr, 176 Wis. 2d 76 (1993)

Monsivais v. Winzenried, 179 Wis. 2d 758 (Ct. App. 1993)

St. John's Home v. Cont. Cas. Co., 150 Wis. 2d 37 (1988)

Finken v. Milwaukee County, 120 Wis. 2d 69 (Ct. App. 1984)