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Awards and Recognition

Partner Dana Wachs One of Three New Members Appointed to UW System Board of Regents by Governor Tony Evers

Gingras, Thomsen and Wachs partner Dana Wachs was one of three new members appointed to the UW System Board of Regents by Governor Tony Evers on Wednesday. The Board of Regents is an 18-member board…

Partner Dana Wachs One of Three New Members Appointed to UW System Board of Regents by Governor Tony Evers

Civil Rights

Kinne Files Title VI and Title IX Lawsuit Against Central Minnesota School District for Racist Bullying and Harassment

Attorney Paul Kinne of Gingras, Thomsen and Wachs Lawyers recently filed a lawsuit in federal court against the Rocori School District (RSD) in central Minnesota for actions violating Title IX of the Education Amendments of…

Kinne Files Title VI and Title IX Lawsuit Against Central Minnesota School District for Racist Bullying and Harassment

Civil Rights

Kinne Files Excessive Force Lawsuit Against Four Dane County Sheriff’s Deputies on Behalf of Client Injured While in Custody

Partner Paul Kinne of Gingras, Thomsen & Wachs has filed a lawsuit against four Dane County Sheriff’s Deputies, Wellpath Mental, Medical Healthcare and one of its nurses on behalf of client Jimmie Joshua. The lawsuit…

Kinne Files Excessive Force Lawsuit Against Four Dane County Sheriff’s Deputies on Behalf of Client Injured While in Custody

Employment Law

Kinne Files Sexual Harassment Lawsuit Against Former Eau Claire County District Attorney

Gingras, Thomsen and Wachs partner Paul Kinne has filed a sexual harassment lawsuit against former Eau Claire County District Attorney Gary King on behalf of our client, who worked as a victim witness coordinator for…

Kinne Files Sexual Harassment Lawsuit Against Former Eau Claire County District Attorney

Civil Rights

Thomsen Reaches $2.35M Settlement in Federal Lawsuit Filed Against Wood County Deputy Sheriff Nathan Dean and His Insurer

Gingras, Thomsen & Wachs partner Mark Thomsen recently reached a $2.35 million settlement with Wood County Sheriff Deputy Nathan Dean and the county’s insurer on behalf of Logan Johnsrud and his family. Johnsrud, a 32-year-old…

Thomsen Reaches $2.35M Settlement in Federal Lawsuit Filed Against Wood County Deputy Sheriff Nathan Dean and His Insurer

Civil Rights

Judges: Public has right to know former deputy’s discipline records

The Wisconsin Court of Appeals recently made a key ruling on police transparency and clarified that law enforcement discipline records are in fact public records. The ruling stems from a WISN 12 investigation into former…

Judges: Public has right to know former deputy’s discipline records

Class Action

Paul Kinne Files Class Action Lawsuit Against Group Health Cooperative After Their Refusal to Cover Applied Behavior Analysis Treatment for Autism Spectrum Disorder

Gingras, Thomsen & Wachs partner Paul Kinne has filed a class action lawsuit in the Western District of Wisconsin on behalf of Angela Midthun-Hensen and Tony Hensen, as the representatives of their minor daughter, K.H.,…

Paul Kinne Files Class Action Lawsuit Against Group Health Cooperative After Their Refusal to Cover Applied Behavior Analysis Treatment for Autism Spectrum Disorder

Civil Rights

Thomsen, Kinne and Sweatt Reach $862,500 Settlement in Civil Rights Lawsuit Filed Against Baraboo School District

Gingras, Thomsen & Wachs partners Mark Thomsen and Paul Kinne, along with GTW attorney Kimberly Sweatt and referring attorney Amy Bogost, have reached an $862,500 settlement with the Baraboo School District (BSD) on behalf of…

Thomsen, Kinne and Sweatt Reach $862,500 Settlement in Civil Rights Lawsuit Filed Against Baraboo School District

Class Action

Paul Kinne Files Federal Class Action Lawsuit With Heath Straka and Victor Forberger To Overturn Wisconsin’s Ban on People With Disabilities Receiving Unemployment Benefits

Together with Heath Straka of Axley Brynelson, LLP, and Victor Forberger, Esq., partner Paul Kinne of Gingras, Thomsen & Wachs has filed a federal class action lawsuit in the Western District of Wisconsin on behalf…

Paul Kinne Files Federal Class Action Lawsuit With Heath Straka and Victor Forberger To Overturn Wisconsin’s Ban on People With Disabilities Receiving Unemployment Benefits

GTW Cases

All Three GTW Locations and Seven Individual Attorneys Named 2022 Best Lawyers in America

The law firm of Gingras, Thomsen & Wachs is thrilled to announce that seven attorneys and all three firm locations have been recognized as 2022 Best Lawyers in America. Since it was first published in…

All Three GTW Locations and Seven Individual Attorneys Named 2022 Best Lawyers in America