Attorney Bill Wallo Selected to Serve on the State Bar of Wisconsin’s Continuing Legal Education Committee

Attorney Bill Wallo was selected to serve on the State Bar of Wisconsin’s Continuing Legal Education Committee by State Bar President Fran Deisinger, effective July 1, 2016. The Committee on Continuing Legal Education is one of the State Bar’s Standing Committees. The Committee is charged with providing guidance for the bar’s continuing legal education program, which is designed to serve the public interest by improving the competence of lawyers throughout the state with programming options on substantive and procedural law, principles of ethics and professionalism, and techniques of law practice management.

Bill is a shareholder and member of Weld Riley’s business and litigation sections. He represents individuals, business owners, companies, and lenders in a variety of transactional matters, commercial litigation, and bankruptcy, insolvency, and financial restructuring. He previously served as the career law clerk to a bankruptcy judge, is a member of the board of directors of the Wisconsin State Bar’s Bankruptcy, Insolvency & Creditor Rights Section, and is a frequent speaker on bankruptcy and commercial issues.

Weld Riley, S.C. was founded in 1991. The firm consists of more than thirty lawyers across three offices (Eau Claire, Menomonie, and Black River Falls) and offers a full range of legal services, including labor and employment, business law, estate planning, tax representation, municipal law, mining and mineral rights, environmental law, banking and creditor rights, civil litigation, worker’s compensation defense, criminal defense, immigration, and family law.