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Lawyer , legal educator

JAMES GASS, American Lawyer, Partner of KASDORF, LEWIS & SWIETLIK, S.C., specializing in the field of General Practice. Negligence Law. Products Liability, Casualty Insurance, Accident and Health Insurance Law. Malpractice and Workers Compensation Law.

Background

Gass, James Ric was born on March 13, 1943 in Green Bay, Wisconsin, United States. Son of Forest Engineer and Wanda (Dobry) Gass.

Education

Wisconsin State University (Bachelor of Science. Marquette University (Juris Doctor, cum laude, 1970). Adjunct Associate Professor of Law, Marquette University, 1977-1988.

Member, Board of Governors, Wisconsin Health Care Liability Insurance Plan, 1984-1986. Member, Panel of Arbitrators, American Arbitration Association.

Career

Law clerk Kivett & Kasdorf, Milwaukee, 1967—1970. Associate, 1970—1973. Partner Kasdorf, Lewis & Swietlik, Milwaukee,, South Carolina, since 1973.

Adjunct associate professor law Marquette University. Lecturer legal and education seminars. Faculty member, torts program director advanced training seminars, continuing legal education State Bar Wisconsin Arbitrator American Arbitration Association.

Membership

Milwaukee, 7th Circuit and American Bar Associations. State Bar of Wisconsin (Program Director and Faculty Member of the Torts Seminar of the Advanced Training Seminars - Continuing Legal Education Division, 19831986). Defense Research and Trial Lawyers Association (State Chairman, ).

International Association of Defense Counsel. Civil Trial Counsel of Wisconsin. Federation of Insurance and Corporate Counsel (ViceChairman, 1986-1988 and Chairman, since 1988, Trial Tactics Practice and Procedures Section).

American Board of Trial Advocates. Litigation-Negligence, Products Liability, Insurance Contracts.

Connections

Married Roxanne M. Loomis, June 19, 1965. Children: Jenna, Jolie, Rebecca.

father:
Forest Engineer Gass

mother:
Wanda (Dobry) Gass

spouse:
Roxanne M. Loomis

children:
Jenna Gass

Jolie Gass

Rebecca Gass