American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers Wisconsin Chapter

 

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Karp David B. Karp
AAML-WI Member
Karp Law Offices, S.C.
933 N. Mayfair Rd.
Suite 300 Milwaukee, WI, 53226-1305
(414) 453-0800 | (414) 453-8282 (FAX)
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Counties of Practice

Milwaukee,Waukesha, Washington, Ozaukee, Racine and Sheboygan

Past AAML & Organizational Positions

AAML Wisconsin Chapter President, 2013-15; AAML Wisconsin Chapter Treasurer, 2010; Listed in “Who’s Who in American Law”, 1998-1999 Edition, 2005-2006 Edition, 30th Anniversary Addition 2007-2008, and 2009-2010 Edition; Listed in Best Lawyers (Divorce), Milwaukee Magazine, September 2001; Listed in “The Best Lawyers in America”, 2006-2013 (top 2% of lawyers nationwide); “AV”, highest rating as to abilities/Ethics - Martindale-Hubbell Legal Directory Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review:; Listed in Wisconsin’s “Super Lawyers”, Milwaukee Magazine, November 2005 - December 2013 (each annual issue) (top 5% of lawyers statewide); Best Lawyers in America - Peer Review:; Super Lawyers (Wisconsin) Peer Review: Gold Ribbon Panel; Martindale-Hubbell Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers – 2009, 2010, 2011; The National Trial Lawyer's Association, Top 100 Trial Lawyers 2010, 2011, 2012 & 2013; Law Firm listed in Best Law Firms in America - U.S. News & World Report in conjunction with Best Lawyers in America - 2009-2013; Listed in Milwaukee’s Lifestyle Magazine of Best Lawyers, July 2013 issue; Client Distinction Award-Martindale-Hubbell 2012; Attended Inns of court- Celebration of Excellence at the U.S. Supreme Court, October 2011, 2012.

Current Positions

AAML-WI Chapter President

Memberships

Wisconsin State Bar; American Bar Association; Fellow - American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers- President elect 2013-2014 term American Association for Justice; Wisconsin Association for Justice; Society of Family Lawyers; Leander J. Foley Inns of Court - Matrimonial Division - Past President 2010-2012 term Waukesha County Bar Association; Ozaukee County Bar Association; MBA (Milwaukee Bar Association); Member - Collaborative Family Law Council of Wisconsin, Inc.; Member - Divorce Cooperation Institute, Inc. - President elect 2013-2015 term Justinian Society of Lawyers; The National Trial Lawyers Association; Family Law Section Committee- Wisconsin State Bar; Inns of Court- Program Evaluation Committee

CLE Participation

Moderator - Placement and Child Support; The Year in Review and Changes on the Horizon; Seminar for the Society of Family Lawyers, May 2001, Milwaukee, Wisconsin. ; Speaker - Advanced Trial Issues - Seminar for the State Bar of Wisconsin GAL Basic Training , April 2003, Waukesha, Wisconsin.; Speaker - Discovery Issues - Seminar for the State Bar of Wisconsin, GAL basic training , April, 2004. Madison, Wisconsin ; Speaker - Roadmap Through Wisconsin Divorce Proceedings Seminar, June 2004, National Business Institute Seminar, Milwaukee, Wisconsin ; Speaker - Complex Issues In Divorce Seminar, December 9, 2004, National Business Institute Seminar, Milwaukee, Wisconsin.; Speaker - Complex Issues in Divorce - Live Webcast National Business Institute Seminar, December 16, 2004; Moderator - Surviving a Thriving Family Law Practice Seminar for the Society of Family Lawyers, May 19, 2005, Milwaukee, Wisconsin; Speaker - Annual Wisconsin State Bar Door County Family Workshop, August 19, 2005.; Speaker - Getting the Best Financial Settlement for Your Divorce Client in Wisconsin - Seminar, December 12, 2005, for National Business Institute, Milwaukee, Wisconsin.; Speaker - Preventing Critical Mistakes During Divorce - Seminar, September 28, 2006 for National Business Institute, in Milwaukee, Wisconsin and on September 29, 2006 for National Business Institute in Madison, Wisconsin ; Speaker - Successful Financial Settlements for your Divorce Clients - Seminar, April 26, 2006 for National Business Institute, in Milwaukee, Wisconsin; Speaker - Successful Financial Settlements for Your Divorce Clients - Milwaukee, Wisconsin, on April 26, 2007 for National Business Institute; Speaker - Preventing Critical Financial Mistakes During Divorce, September 7, 2007, in Milwaukee, Wisconsin for National Business Institute; Speaker - A Roadmap through Divorce Proceedings, November 13, 2008, in Milwaukee, Wisconsin for National Business Institute; Speaker - Pretrial Discovery and Trial Preparation, February 23, 2009, in Milwaukee, Wisconsin for Milwaukee Bar Association; Speaker - Section 71 payments, Midwinter Seminar, American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, March 19, 2009 (Wisconsin Chapter), in Milwaukee, Wisconsin; Speaker - Pretrial Discovery and Trial Preparation, November 30, 2009, in Milwaukee, Wisconsin for Milwaukee Bar Association; Speaker - Financial Divorce Settlements in Tough Economic Times, Seminar, December 21, 2009, in Milwaukee, Wisconsin for National Business Institute; Moderator - Family Court Commissioner's Panel - American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers - Wisconsin Chapter Midwinter Seminar, March 19, 2010; Speaker-Financial Settlements and Support Issues in Divorce, November 15, 2010, Milwaukee, Wisconsin for National Business Institute; Speaker - 'Hot Tips', Wisconsin Placement Calculator, Midwinter Seminar, American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, Wisconsin Chapter, March 18, 2011; ; Speaker - Your Family Law Practice in the 21st Century, June 2011, National Business Institute, Milwaukee WI; Moderator- Family Court Commissioner Panel, Midwinter Seminar, American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, Wisconsin Chapter March 9, 2012; Moderator: Family Court Comissioner Panel, American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers Wisconsin Chapter Midwinter Seminar, March 21, 2014; Speaker: Wisconsin State Bar Annual Family Law Section Meeting/Beginners Track "Interviewing a Client" Door County, WI, Aug. 9, 2013; Moderator: Divorce Cooperation Institute Annual Seminar "Dealing with Difficult People" Delafield Hotel, Delafield, WI, Nov. 1, 2013; Presenter/Panel Member: "Case Law Update," American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers Wisconsin Chapter Midwinter Seminar, Feb. 22, 2014.

Author

Wisconsin Methods of Practice - 2004 revised edition - chapter on Guardian ad Litems - family law and probate. IRC Section 71 payments - October 2005, Lawyering Skills Program text for Divorce Proceedings - UW-Madison Law School

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