logo logo

Thomas George Ragatz

Thomas George Ragatz, American lawyer. Certified Public Accountant Wisconsin; bar: Wisconsin 1961, United States District Court (eastern and western districts) Wisconsin 1961, United States Tax Court 1963, United States Court Appeals (7th circuit) 1965, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1968.

Background

  • Ragatz, Thomas George was born on February 18, 1934 in Madison, Wisconsin, United States. Son of Wilmer Leroy and Rosanna (Kindschi) Ragatz.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Business Administration, University Wisconsin, 1957. Bachelor of Laws, University Wisconsin, 1961.

    Career

    • Staff accountant Peat, Marwick, Mitchell & Company, Minneapolis, 1958. Instructor School Business, University Wisconsin, Madison, 1958-1960. Formerly lecturer in accounting and law Law School University Wisconsin.

      Law clerk Wisconsin Supreme Court, 1961-1962. Associate Boardman Suhr Curry & Field, Madison, 1962-1964, partner, 1965-1978, Foley & Lardner, Madison, 1978—2002, managing partner, 1984-1993, chairman budget committee, 1994-1999. Board directors Wolf Appliance Company, LLC, Sub-Zero Freezer Company, Inc., Norman Bassett Foundation, Wisconsin Sports Foundation, United Way Foundation.

      President Courtier Foundation. Board directors, president Wisconsin Sports Development Corporation. Lecturer seminars on tax subjects.

    Major achievements

    • Certified Public Accountant Wisconsin. Bar: Wisconsin 1961, United States District Court (eastern and western districts) Wisconsin 1961, United States Tax Court 1963, United States Court Appeals (7th circuit) 1965, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1968.

    Works

    • Editor-in-chief Wisconsin Law Review, 1960-1961, chairman National Conference Law Revs., 1960-1961. Author: The Ragatz History, 1989.Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Membership

    Formerly director United Way, Methodist Hospital Found. Member University Wisconsin Foundation. Chairman site selection committee University Wisconsin Hospital Committee.

    Past president, past moderator 1st Congressional Church. Board directors Foundation for Madison Public Schools. President Business and Education Partnership, 1983—1989, board directors.

    Past president, vice president HospiceCare Foundation. Board regents University Wisconsin, panel provision of legal services. Board directors Metropolitan Young Men’s Christian Association, Madison, 1983—1990.

    Fellow: American Bar Foundation. Member: American Bar Association, Dane County Bar Association (president 1978-1979, chairman judicial qualification committee, secretary), Wisconsin Institute Certified Public Accountant, State Bar Wisconsin 1969-1970, (board governors 1971-1975, chairman finance committee 1975-1980, chairman tax section, chairman special committee on economics, chairman services for lawyers committee), Wisconsin Bar Foundation, Seventh Circuit Bar Association, American Judicature Society, Order of Constantine, Bascom Hill Society, Order of Coif, Madison Club (president 1980-1981), Madison Club House Corporation since 1999, (board directors), Sigma Chi, Beta Gamma Sigma.

    Connections

    • Married Karen Christensen, December 19, 1965. Children: Thomas Rolf, William Leslie, Erik Douglas.
    • father: Wilmer Leroy Ragatz
    • mother: Rosanna (Kindschi) Ragatz
    • spouse: Karen Christensen
    • children: Thomas Rolf Ragatz
    • William Leslie Ragatz
    • Erik Douglas Ragatz
    See on larger map
    Born February 18, 1934
    Nationality
    • 1961
      Wisconsin
    • 1961
      Admitted to the bar
      Wisconsin
    • 1963
      United States
    • 1963
      Admitted to the bar
      United States

    Contributor  

    Анна Коршун last changed 30/06/2017 view changes
    • First Name
    • Other Names
    • Spelling variants for First Name
    • Spelling variants for Last/Family/Name
    • Middle Name
    • Album
      • Photo
        • Description
    • College/University
      • Wisconsin
    • Major Achievements
      • Certified Public Accountant Wisconsin. Bar: Wisconsin 1961, United States District Court (eastern and western districts) Wisconsin 1961, United States Tax Court 1963, United States Court Appeals (7th circuit) 1965, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1968.
        • mainPhoto
    • Works
      • Editor-in-chief Wisconsin Law Review, 1960-1961, chairman National Conference Law Revs., 1960-1961. Author: The Ragatz History, 1989. Contributor articles to professional journals.
      • book: A Bibliography For The Study of European History, 1815-1939 by Ragatz, Lowell Joseph
        • Works description
        • mainPhoto
      • book: The Ragatz history
        • Works description
        • mainPhoto
      • Editor-in-chief Wisconsin Law Review, 1960-1961, chairman National Conference Law Revs., 1960-1961. Author: The Ragatz History, 1989.Contributor articles to professional journals.
    • Relatives
      • Thomas Rolf Ragatz
        • Description
        • mainPhoto
      • William Leslie Ragatz
        • Description
        • mainPhoto
      • Erik Douglas Ragatz
        • Description
        • mainPhoto
      • Rosanna (Kindschi) Ragatz
        • Description
        • mainPhoto
      • Karen Christensen
        • Description
        • mainPhoto
      • Wilmer Leroy Ragatz
        • Description
        • mainPhoto
    • Religious beliefs
    • Views and World outlook
    • Quotations
    • Party affiliation description
    • Favorite Sports & Clubs
    • Favorite Athletes
    • Ethnicity details
    • College/University Description
    • Favorite Political Figures
    • Favorite Philosophers & Thinkers
    • Favorite Music & Bands
    • Favorite writers
    • Favorite Artists
    • Other interests
    • Personality
    • Quotes from others about the person
    • Physical Characteristics
    • College/University
      • United States
    • Career
    • Career
    Go
    up
    Edit Profile